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Fairfax Divorce Mediation Lawyers

Guiding Military & Government Personnel & Their Spouses In The Mediation Of Family Law Disputes in Northern Virginia

If you are active duty or retired military officer, federal government employee or retiree, or a spouse of these and you've reached an impasse in negotiating your family law or divorce issues, the Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy, PLLC is here to help. With more than three decades representing those who serve the people of the United States, we have extensive training and understand the stress and difficulty you face.

We will go out of our way to help you become comfortable with us and reach your goals. Our employees are personable and accommodating, and our Fairfax mediation practice is designed to achieve an amicable, creative, and long-lasting solution for you and your family. We help clients throughout Fairfax, Prince William, Loudoun, Arlington, and Stafford Counties and the City of Alexandria in Northern Virginia.

Mediation Can Work For You In Settling Disputes

Mediation is sometimes used by the Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy, PLLC to settle marital issues when negotiations have bogged down for one reason or another or an opponent has taken one or more unreasonable positions in negotiations. We have found that employing one of the many outstanding retired judges as a mediator in such cases can be a cost-effective and extremely useful way to bring about a settlement.

In a mediation, each spouse is typically represented by their own trained, competent divorce and family lawyer — such as our firm — while an experienced third-party mediates the dispute. The goal of the mediation process is to work through the most complex, difficult issues, such as child support, child custody, and spousal support. We address these issues without the need for the accusations and blame that often arise in court proceedings. This eliminates the negative emotions and aggression that litigation often brings out, and it also allows you to create a solution that best fits your family and your future, rather than being forced into a decision that may not meet your needs.

Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy, PLLC have extensive training and experience representing service members and government personnel in mediation and in the courtroom. Our goal is to achieve your goals in this difficult time and position you to go forward well.

The Mediation Services You Need

Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy, PLLC is a Fairfax military divorce firm that works with clients who live in Virginia and elsewhere throughout the world. We have the first-hand experience you need when dealing with family law mediation issues. We know the complicated nature of military and government life and approach your case in a way many other law firms often either cannot do or will not do.

Contact us today online or call (703) 343-9539 for caring, qualified legal counsel. Our main office is conveniently located next to the county courthouse in the town of Fairfax, Virginia.

Why Hire Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy, PLLC?

  • Our Attorney is a former U. S. Army officer.

  • Our firm is award winning & top rated.

  • We serve clients domestically & internationally.

  • Located close to the Fairfax County Courthouse.

  • We have over 30 years of legal experience.

  • I found Mr. Murphy's staff so welcoming and helpful through this entire process that it made an extremely stressful time a little less difficult.

    “He assisted me in drafting a Marital Separation Agreement that my (now) ex husband and I were able to come to agreement in signing, just over a month after we initiated the process. ”


  • Your validation has pulled his life out of quicksand.

    “You've given him hope and thoughts of a productive future. He has reason to persevere.”


  • It is not only the legal work - but the feeling of protection, understanding, and caring that sets you apart.

    “I thank you both for bolstering me up and looking out for me when I needed it most.”


  • Mike Murphy successfully defended me in the military law courts and shepherded me through the civilian divorce process.

    “This is only possible thanks to Mike Murphy and his staff and I'm eternally thankful.”

  • I never dreamed a settlement this favorable was possible, but Mike and his team made it a reality.

    “Mike Murphy and his team helped me negotiate a very favorable divorce settlement.”


  • There is probably only a handful of attorney's of his experience and caliber.

    “His practice is almost fully electronic, which keeps costs down and enables him to help military families even stationed overseas.”


  • Thank you so much for all your time, devotion, and care throughout this critical time.

    “I hope we can stay in touch throughout the years.”


  • When I think of Mr. Michael K. Murphy words like top-tier, superlative, exemplary, first-class, and second to none immediately come to mind.

    “I could not have made a better decision in choosing him to represent me.”

  • As a former army ranger, he has a profound understanding of the nuances in military lifestyle and legal considerations and that understanding was of great benefit to me at every juncture.

    “I highly recommend Michael Murphy and his team to anyone who requires any service in family law, but particularly to military members who have any family law concern.”

    Cory L.

  • Without his guidance and representation I am confident that I would be lost and without my children.

    “I could not be more grateful to Mike for what he has done for me and my family.”