Virginia Protective Orders in Cases of Family Abuse

Virginia Protective Orders in Cases of Family Abuse What is a family abuse protective order? Protective orders are issued by a court to protect adults and/or children from, among other things, acts of family abuse.  Pursuant to Virginia Code §16.1-228, “‘family abuse” means any act involving violence, force, or threat that results in bodily injury […] Read More

Diversity Equals Patriotism

Diversity Equals Patriotism – From Brown v. Board of Education to Obergefell v. Hodges by the Hon. D. Eugene Cheek and Eva N. Juncker with assistance from Rebekah DeHaven Arguably, the foundation for the American-specific connection between diversity and patriotism is squarely etched into the preamble of our nation’s most preeminent founding document. The preamble […] Read More

Learn from Aretha!

Apparently Aretha Franklin, who had an estate worth $80 million, died without writing a Last Will and Testament. But, since she did not write her own Will, the State of Michigan, where I assume she resided, wrote it for her. And everyone in Michigan who did not proactively write their own Will gets the same […] Read More

Happy and Grateful Clients!

A Satisfied Client’s Testimonial of the LGBT Family Law Attorneys at Zavos Juncker Law Group My wife and I have had a phenomenal experience with the team at Zavos Juncker Law. Not only are they beyond professional–prompt, organized, and deeply savvy with decades of experience in LGBTQ law in MD, VA, and D.C.–but they also […] Read More

Cross-Border Same-Sex Divorce Proceedings

Cross-Border Same-Sex Divorce Proceedings When a couple decides to break up after entering into a legally binding marriage, things can get complicated. Marriage binds two people together and legally combines their property, finances, rights, and benefits. When a married couple decides to part, all of these things must be divided equitably between the two. If […] Read More