Family law matters can be very lengthy, costly and emotionally draining experiences for everyone involved. Virginia, Maryland and Washington, DC family laws are complex and need the assistance of a knowledgeable professional to effectively represent you inside and outside the court.

Our legal team at The Hennessy Law Firm, PLLC has been representing clients across the Metropolitan Area since 2006. With a track record of helping hundreds of clients over the years, and a combined experience in family law of more than 20 years, our Thomas Hennessy is here to help clients with all kinds of family law disputes.

Thomas Hennessy and his legal staff are dedicated to providing quality legal services to our clients, and helping them with their family law needs by providing compassionate, responsive, and effective representation. Our team has hands-on experience of working on divorce, custody, and child support matters in the metropolitan area. When retaining Attorney Thomas Hennessy, you get the upmost attention of a knowledgeable legal professional who will put your needs first. Thomas Hennessy and his legal staff are always available for our clients to answer their questions, because we believe in building a strong client-attorney relationship. We understand the complications and stress involved in a family law dispute, and we are always here to answer any questions that our clients have regarding their case.


We are a full service family law firm with a team of experienced professionals practicing all kinds of family law matters in the metropolitan area. The most common family law matter that we handle is divorce. Along with that we represent clients for a variety of other family law issues, including:

Our family law staff have the experience of working on not only simple uncontested or agreed divorce matters, but also complex contested divorce cases involving disputes regarding property, custody, visitation, and child support. We represent clients on daily basis for these family law issues in Washington, DC, Virginia and Maryland. No matter how complex your divorce case is, our legal team has the experience and knowledge to handle that effectively.

Along with divorce cases, our team for family matters can help you with child support cases involving child support enforcement and child support modifications. Over the years our team has helped clients with their child support matters in different all across the metropolitan area. Our child support clients not only include parents fighting for the fair child support or unpaid child support for their kids, but also parents making modification to child support agreements due to the change in their financial circumstances or need of the child.

Our legal team also has the experience of working on custody and visitation matters. We have helped mothers and fathers with their disputes regarding custody and visitation matters and reach an agreement with their spouses or partners. Attorney Thomas Hennessy is a champion of child custody matters and have a brilliant track record of fighting for the custody and visitation rights on behalf of fathers and mothers. He can help you present a strong case for your custody battle and help you avoid the common mistakes in child custody matters that most parents make. Our focus is to present a strong argument on your behalf, proving that your child’s best interest is protected.


Over the years, our team of passionate family law clerks have helped mothers, fathers, and their children with family law matters across the DMV. Our staff have used their knowledge, compassion, dedication, and experience to help our clients in getting favorable outcomes for their divorce, custody and visitation, and child support matters. We believe in working in a team to help our clients achieve the results that they are seeking.

Thomas Hennessy and his staff believe in providing dedicated legal services to their clients, and take a lot of pride in it. If you or a loved one is seeking an experienced attorney for your family law matter, put our dedication, knowledge and experience to work to fight for you.


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