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7 Things You Need To Know About Pets & Divorce: Jessica Leischner on the Since My Divorce Podcast

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The question of who gets the pet during a divorce can be one of the most emotional issues of the entire process. Jessica Leischner, family law attorney and partner at Wade, Grimes, Friedman, Meinken & Leischner, PLLC, joins Mandy Walker on Since My Divorce to discuss the 7 things pet owners need to consider when getting a divorce.

1. Pets Are Property

“Most jurisdictions including D.C., Maryland,

How to Get You Record Expunged in Virginia – FAQ Friday

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Being charged with a criminal offense can have significant and long-lasting negative effects. As criminal defense attorney Rebecca Wade explains, having a criminal record can make the process of applying for a job or school, or trying to get a security clearance significantly more difficult — which is why it’s important to know your legal options when it comes to expungement.

“Unfortunately in Virginia, you

D-U-I-D: Driving Under the Influence of Drugs – FAQ Friday

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It’s common knowledge that the legal blood alcohol limit for driving under the influence is .08 and above. But that’s not the case for drugs, as there are only legal limits for three drug substances other than alcohol: cocaine, PCP, and methamphetamines.

Criminal defense attorney Rebecca Wade says a problem that often arises with “D-U-I-D” or “Driving Under the Influence of Drugs”, is that Virginia law requires the

El Viernes FAQ – Divorcio: Problemas Si No Eres Ciudadano

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En el FAQ Friday de esta semana, Rebecca Wade, abogada de Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner, explica las implicaciones legales que rodean el divorcio si no eres no ciudadano en Virginia.

Wade dice que los problemas surgen cuando una persona que no es ciudadana está casada/o con un ciudadano/a de los Estados Unidos o residente y el que no es ciudadano ha obtenido un estado legal a través de ese matrimonio.

Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner PLLC Named In 2018 ‘Best Law Firms’

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Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner PLLC is pleased to announce U.S. News & World Report has named the firm as one of the Best Law Firms in the 2018 edition of “Best Law Firms.” The firm was recognized for its professional excellence in family law for Washington, D.C. This is the second consecutive year the firm has received this honor.

Firms named in the 2018 “Best Law Firms” list are honored for professional excellence with impressive ratings from

FAQ Friday – Non Citizen Divorce

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In this week’s FAQ Friday, Rebecca Wade, partner at Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner, explains the legal implications surrounding non-citizen divorce in Virginia.

Wade says issues most often arise when a non-citizen is married to a U.S. citizen or green card holder and the non-citizen has obtained legal status through that marriage.

When a non-citizen marries a U.S. citizen, the U.S. citizen can petition for the non-citizen to obtain a 2-year provisional

El Viernes FAQ – Inmigrantes Cargados Con Delitos Menores

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En el Viernes FAQ de la semana, Rebecca Wade, abogada en Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner, explica cómo los delitos menores pueden tener consecuencias graves si no eres ciudadano.

Wade explica que hay varios delitos pueden afectar a los inmigrantes en diferentes maneras. Si alguien que no es ciudadano es condenado por un delito que los hace “inadmisibles”, se les prohibirá la entrada al país. Por ejemplo, digamos que alguien con una visa de estudiante

7 Things You Need To Know About Pets & Divorce: Jessica Leischner on the Since My Divorce Podcast

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The question of who gets the pet during a divorce can be one of the most emotional issues of the entire process. Jessica Leischner, family law attorney and partner at Wade, Grimes, Friedman, Meinken & Leischner, PLLC, joins Mandy Walker on Since My Divorce to discuss the 7 things pet owners need to consider when getting a divorce.

1. Pets Are Property

“Most jurisdictions including D.C., Maryland,

How to Get You Record Expunged in Virginia – FAQ Friday

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Being charged with a criminal offense can have significant and long-lasting negative effects. As criminal defense attorney Rebecca Wade explains, having a criminal record can make the process of applying for a job or school, or trying to get a security clearance significantly more difficult — which is why it’s important to know your legal options when it comes to expungement.

“Unfortunately in Virginia, you

D-U-I-D: Driving Under the Influence of Drugs – FAQ Friday

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It’s common knowledge that the legal blood alcohol limit for driving under the influence is .08 and above. But that’s not the case for drugs, as there are only legal limits for three drug substances other than alcohol: cocaine, PCP, and methamphetamines.

Criminal defense attorney Rebecca Wade says a problem that often arises with “D-U-I-D” or “Driving Under the Influence of Drugs”, is that Virginia law requires the

El Viernes FAQ – Divorcio: Problemas Si No Eres Ciudadano

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En el FAQ Friday de esta semana, Rebecca Wade, abogada de Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner, explica las implicaciones legales que rodean el divorcio si no eres no ciudadano en Virginia.

Wade dice que los problemas surgen cuando una persona que no es ciudadana está casada/o con un ciudadano/a de los Estados Unidos o residente y el que no es ciudadano ha obtenido un estado legal a través de ese matrimonio.

Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner PLLC Named In 2018 ‘Best Law Firms’

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Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner PLLC is pleased to announce U.S. News & World Report has named the firm as one of the Best Law Firms in the 2018 edition of “Best Law Firms.” The firm was recognized for its professional excellence in family law for Washington, D.C. This is the second consecutive year the firm has received this honor.

Firms named in the 2018 “Best Law Firms” list are honored for professional excellence with impressive ratings from

FAQ Friday – Non Citizen Divorce

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In this week’s FAQ Friday, Rebecca Wade, partner at Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner, explains the legal implications surrounding non-citizen divorce in Virginia.

Wade says issues most often arise when a non-citizen is married to a U.S. citizen or green card holder and the non-citizen has obtained legal status through that marriage.

When a non-citizen marries a U.S. citizen, the U.S. citizen can petition for the non-citizen to obtain a 2-year provisional

El Viernes FAQ – Inmigrantes Cargados Con Delitos Menores

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En el Viernes FAQ de la semana, Rebecca Wade, abogada en Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner, explica cómo los delitos menores pueden tener consecuencias graves si no eres ciudadano.

Wade explica que hay varios delitos pueden afectar a los inmigrantes en diferentes maneras. Si alguien que no es ciudadano es condenado por un delito que los hace “inadmisibles”, se les prohibirá la entrada al país. Por ejemplo, digamos que alguien con una visa de estudiante