Office: 616 N Washington St., Alexandria, VA 22314
David Hagan is an associate David Hagan is an associate at Wade, Grimes, Friedman, Meinken & Leischner, PLLC, practicing both family law and criminal defense. As a family law attorney, Mr. Hagan handles all aspects of domestic relations cases, such as divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support, equitable distribution, settlement agreements, property rights, post-divorce disputes, pre-nuptial agreements, and close relative and step-parent adoptions. He handles misdemeanor criminal defense, including traffic and DUI cases, and assists the partners with felony cases.
Prior to joining Wade, Grimes, Friedman, Meinken & Leischner, PLLC, Mr. Hagan worked in the family law area for several years. He prepared pleadings and assisted in trial preparation, conducted legal research on family law-related topics, met with clients regarding their cases and more. Mr. Hagan received his J.D. from George Mason University School of Law in 2018. During his time there, he served as a student advisor in the George Mason Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic, where he provided pro bono legal assistance to veterans and their families on issues such as civil contract disputes, veterans discharge upgrades, adoptions, consumer warranty concerns, and other matters.
Mr. Hagan was born in Michigan and grew up in Northern Virginia. He played the cello for seven years in his youth. In his free time, he enjoys reading, working out, and socializing with friends.
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
- Alexandria Bar Association
- Foundation of the Alexandria Bar Association – President – 2020-present
- Fairfax Bar Association
- Northern Virginia Black Attorneys’ Association
AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
- 2023 Best Lawyers “Ones to Watch” by U.S. News & World Report
AREAS OF PRACTICE
70% Family Law 30% Criminal Defense
George Mason University School of Law J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 2018 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University B.S., Bachelor of Science Psychology - 2010