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About Our Firm

Providing High-End Representation In Your Family Law Matter

The Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy, PLLC has been providing quality family law services to clients in Virginia and across the country since 1982. Mr. Murphy is a former U.S. Army officer whose military and legal experience has positioned him to best serve the special needs of active duty and retired military professionals and their spouses. The Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy, PLLC is dedicated to providing outstanding legal services to our clients. With an honored military and powerful law background, a technologically-sophisticated office environment and responsive staff, the firm can serve your needs whether you currently reside in the United States or almost anywhere else in the world.

The firm represents clients in family law matters such as:

  • Contested and uncontested divorces
  • Equitable distribution of marital property
  • Spousal support
  • Child custody
  • Child support
  • Enforcement of family law orders from other states
  • Former Spouses Protection Act retirement benefits
  • U.S. government, “CSRS” & “FERS” retirement orders
  • Military and civil service survivor benefits
  • OPM “Orders Suitable for Processing”
  • Providing consultation and expert witness services about family law and the military

And preparing a wide variety of documents such as:

  • Marital separation agreements
  • Premarital agreements
  • Parental custodial access orders
  • Parenting plans
  • Child custody and support agreements
  • Orders to DFAS to divide military retired pay between divorcing spouses
  • Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs) under ERISA
  • Survivor benefits orders
  • OPM Orders Suitable for Processing directed to the U.S. Office of Personnel Management

We know how daunting family law problems can sometimes be and we do everything we can to make sure that your experience with us is a positive and successful one.

Assisting Clients Across The Globe

The Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy, PLLC has come to understand that even significant geographic distance between us and our clients is now largely irrelevant to providing legal counsel in our practice areas. The firm has worked successfully with military and government clients across the world.

Although the majority of our clients come from Fairfax, Prince William, Loudoun, Arlington, and Stafford Counties and the City of Alexandria in Northern Virginia, the firm has worked with members of the armed forces or their spouses abroad in several other states and:

  • Germany
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Kuwait
  • Japan
  • The United Kingdom
  • Berlin
  • Baghdad
  • London
  • Sydney
  • Singapore

Our team will do whatever we can to ensure your needs are met, whether we meet in person, over the phone, via email, or via Skype.

Quality Family Law Advice & Representation

The Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy, PLLC has a proud tradition of serving the family law needs of military service members, government employees, and other professionals and spouses.

Our offices are in Northern Virginia, but we serve clients deployed throughout the world. To schedule a consultation, please call today at (703) 343-9539.

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.

  • Mr. Murphy was excellent at educating me on the process of divorce and what to expect.

    “Mr. Murphy was excellent at educating me on the process of divorce and what to expect. 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. 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.”

    Former Client

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

    “Mike Murphy and his team helped me negotiate a very favorable divorce settlement. Their advice and counsel allowed me to keep 100% of my military pension, sole ownership of my two homes, and helped reduce my spousal support payments from seven years to five. I never dreamed a settlement this favorable was possible, but Mike and his team made it a reality.”

    Former Client

  • 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.”

  • He understands the lives and needs of service members and their families and I would say he is one of the best

    “I came to Mike under these circumstances and can definitively say that he is exactly the kind of confident, competent and aggressive family law attorney you need in a crisis.”


  • 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.”


  • 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.”


  • 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.”


  • 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.”


  • 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.”

  • Retaining the Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy, PLLC was one of the best decisions I could have ever made!

    “Retaining the Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy, PLLC was one of the best decisions I could have ever made! Although it's business, you quickly grow to become family. The Team – Mr. Murphy, Ms. Goding and Ms. Williams, worked my case vigorously to ensure the best possible outcome for me and my children and achieved victory! As a then Active Duty Service Member and now Retiree - giving up was never an option! I have full custody of my children with the Team remaining ever vigilant and ready for the fight. Signed – A Grateful Father!”

    Former Client