Firm Profile

Sickels, Frei and Mims LLP
3925 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 402
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States
(703) 925.0500

Firm Details

Sickels, Frei & Mims has evolved over the past 35 years into a partnership of consistently effective trial attorneys committed to the highest standards of legal representation.  The partners have spent decades representing the injured in cases involving serious accidents, medical malpractice, products liability and personal injury litigation.  Each of the partners has the highest (AV) peer-review rating by Martindale-Hubbell and is a highly experienced civil litigator.  


  • Best Law Firm, US News & World Report Top Tier, Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice
  • Best Lawyers
  • Superlawyers
  • Washingtonian Top Lawyers
  • Legal Lion Northern Virginia Magazine
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, American Trial Lawyers Association
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers Association

About Our Clients

To best serve our clients, we keep our caseload small, search for the very best experts, use advanced technology and exhaustively prepare your case. When you partner with us, we put our entire team of attorneys and experienced legal assistants behind your case.

The firm's main area of concentration is civil litigation.  We also provide business planning for our clients.

Civil Litigation
Our trial attorneys represent those whose legal rights have been violated by the neglect, indifference or carelessness of others. We have tried literally hundreds of jury trials and successfully resolved cases of hundreds of clients without going to trial. We have more than 150 years of combined experience in these broad areas of practice:
• Personal Injury
• Catastrophic Injury/Wrongful Death
• Medical Malpractice
• Auto/Traffic/Aviation Accidents
• Products Liability

Business Planning
Our business department handles a variety of legal services, including:
• Commercial real estate transactions,
• Business organization
• Capital formation
• Financing
• Risk management
• Long term legal affairs planning


Charles Sickels
(703) 925-0500
Gary Brooks Mims
(703) 925-0500
Steve Frei
(703) 925-0500

Firm Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs