Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner 2021 Arlington Magazine Top Attorneys

We are proud to announce Rebecca Wade, Carolyn Grimes, Foster Friedman, Greg Wade, Gretchyn Meinken, Jessica Leischner, Xue Connelly and David Hagan’s recognition as Arlington Magazine Top Attorneys for 2021. They are named in the following categories:

Criminal Defense
      • Rebecca Wade

Family Law
      • Carolyn Grimes
      • Jessica Leischner
     

Estate Planning for Minor Beneficiaries in Virginia

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When an adult dies without an estate plan in place, it can be devastating for their dependents who rely on their financial support. Attorney Xue Connelly with Wade, Grimes, Friedman, Meinken & Leischner breaks down why it is vital to have an estate plan in place and the best ways to ensure your beneficiaries are protected after your passing.

What Happens If I Die Without Estate Planning in Place?

In Virginia, when an adult

Does Smoking Marijuana Affect Child Custody in Virginia?

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The recent legalization of recreational marijuana use in Virginia has raised more questions than answers, especially when it comes to civil cases like child custody proceedings.

With so many legal uncertainties surrounding the new law, many are left asking “How will this affect my custody case?” From drug testing to navigating the law in varying jurisdictions, attorney Rebecca Wade, partner at Wade, Grimes, Friedman, Meinken & Leischner, breaks down the implications of marijuana legalization in Virginia

New Pot Laws in Virginia: The Do’s and Don’ts

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Virginia is now the first southern state to legalize recreational marijuana use, as of summer, 2021. In short, the new law legalizes pot, but it comes with some serious caveats. Rebecca Wade, partner at Wade, Grimes, Friedman, Meinken & Leischner, explains the “do’s” and “don’ts” of navigating marijuana use in Virginia.

What are the new Marijuana laws in Virginia? 

The new law allows Virginians to possess up to one ounce of marijuana for recreational use. The

Best Lawyers® 2022 Recognizes Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner PLLC Partners

Best Lawyers 2022 Recognizes Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner PLLC Partners

Major Honors – We are proud to announce Rebecca Wade, Carolyn Grimes, Foster Friedman, Gretchyn Meinken, and Jessica Leischner’s recognition as Best Lawyers® for 2022. They are named Best Lawyers in the following categories: 

  • Rebecca Wade: Best Lawyers® in Criminal Defense: General Practice, DUI/DWI Defense and Family Law 
  • Carolyn Grimes: Best Lawyers® in Family Law
  • Foster Friedman: Best Lawyers® in Litigation –

It’s Official: Rebecca Wade is Alexandria Bar Association’s New President

Rebecca Wade is the Alexandria Bar Association’s New President

Rebecca Wade, a partner with Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner PLLC, is the new president of the Alexandria Bar Association. 

“Believe me when I tell you, it’s an honor to serve the Alexandria Bar Association in this capacity,” says Wade, who has been attending Association events with her attorney father Greg Wade since she was a child. “Previous leadership faced and overcame numerous challenges during the pandemic, including quickly transitioning to a virtual environment when

Should You File for Bankruptcy Due to COVID-19 Medical Bills?

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The past year has been a scary time for everyone, particularly those who have been hospitalized with COVID-19. For many individuals, it made an already bad financial situation worse. Those who were already having a difficult time with their bills before the pandemic are really struggling now. Bankruptcy attorney Xue Connelly weighs in on how to handle medical debt.

What Are the Options for Dealing with COVID-19 Medical Debt?

If you’re

Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner 2021 Arlington Magazine Top Attorneys

We are proud to announce Rebecca Wade, Carolyn Grimes, Foster Friedman, Greg Wade, Gretchyn Meinken, Jessica Leischner, Xue Connelly and David Hagan’s recognition as Arlington Magazine Top Attorneys for 2021. They are named in the following categories:

Criminal Defense
      • Rebecca Wade

Family Law
      • Carolyn Grimes
      • Jessica Leischner
     

Estate Planning for Minor Beneficiaries in Virginia

Featured Video Play Icon

When an adult dies without an estate plan in place, it can be devastating for their dependents who rely on their financial support. Attorney Xue Connelly with Wade, Grimes, Friedman, Meinken & Leischner breaks down why it is vital to have an estate plan in place and the best ways to ensure your beneficiaries are protected after your passing.

What Happens If I Die Without Estate Planning in Place?

In Virginia, when an adult

Does Smoking Marijuana Affect Child Custody in Virginia?

Featured Video Play Icon

The recent legalization of recreational marijuana use in Virginia has raised more questions than answers, especially when it comes to civil cases like child custody proceedings.

With so many legal uncertainties surrounding the new law, many are left asking “How will this affect my custody case?” From drug testing to navigating the law in varying jurisdictions, attorney Rebecca Wade, partner at Wade, Grimes, Friedman, Meinken & Leischner, breaks down the implications of marijuana legalization in Virginia

New Pot Laws in Virginia: The Do’s and Don’ts

Featured Video Play Icon

Virginia is now the first southern state to legalize recreational marijuana use, as of summer, 2021. In short, the new law legalizes pot, but it comes with some serious caveats. Rebecca Wade, partner at Wade, Grimes, Friedman, Meinken & Leischner, explains the “do’s” and “don’ts” of navigating marijuana use in Virginia.

What are the new Marijuana laws in Virginia? 

The new law allows Virginians to possess up to one ounce of marijuana for recreational use. The

Best Lawyers® 2022 Recognizes Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner PLLC Partners

Best Lawyers 2022 Recognizes Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner PLLC Partners

Major Honors – We are proud to announce Rebecca Wade, Carolyn Grimes, Foster Friedman, Gretchyn Meinken, and Jessica Leischner’s recognition as Best Lawyers® for 2022. They are named Best Lawyers in the following categories: 

  • Rebecca Wade: Best Lawyers® in Criminal Defense: General Practice, DUI/DWI Defense and Family Law 
  • Carolyn Grimes: Best Lawyers® in Family Law
  • Foster Friedman: Best Lawyers® in Litigation –

It’s Official: Rebecca Wade is Alexandria Bar Association’s New President

Rebecca Wade is the Alexandria Bar Association’s New President

Rebecca Wade, a partner with Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner PLLC, is the new president of the Alexandria Bar Association. 

“Believe me when I tell you, it’s an honor to serve the Alexandria Bar Association in this capacity,” says Wade, who has been attending Association events with her attorney father Greg Wade since she was a child. “Previous leadership faced and overcame numerous challenges during the pandemic, including quickly transitioning to a virtual environment when

Should You File for Bankruptcy Due to COVID-19 Medical Bills?

Featured Video Play Icon

The past year has been a scary time for everyone, particularly those who have been hospitalized with COVID-19. For many individuals, it made an already bad financial situation worse. Those who were already having a difficult time with their bills before the pandemic are really struggling now. Bankruptcy attorney Xue Connelly weighs in on how to handle medical debt.

What Are the Options for Dealing with COVID-19 Medical Debt?

If you’re