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Local Ratings & Reviews (93)

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5.0/5.0

Excellent law firm with extensive experience with family law, criminal law, estate planning and more. Everyone is very professional, listen to their clients and do their best to represent or assist you with your...

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Danielle 2019/08/22

5.0/5.0

I was referred to this firm through a trusted friend. I had lots of hurdles to overcome and needed sound and sensible advice. I used each area of their expertise. Paul Morrison and his Team (Sharon Wiggins) are...

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Sara Maley 2019/06/26

5.0/5.0

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Attorney 2019/06/11

5.0/5.0

Chris Whelan is fantastic! When other lawyers blew me off as my case was immaterial to them, Chris took me on as a client. He really took time to listen to my concerns and was able to produce a successful outcome....

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Nicky Oliver 2019/02/26

5.0/5.0

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Attorney 2019/01/03

5.0/5.0

Chris is well read on the law. and a zealous advocate.

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Attorney 2018/12/30

5.0/5.0

I have seen Mr. Whelan develop as an attorney with exceptional skills and judgment. I have no hesitancy giving him the highest ratings.

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Managing Partner 2018/12/28

5.0/5.0

Simply the Best! Paul goes above and beyond all other lawyers. He knows the “System” and works it to his advantage. Really, all other attorneys are a waste of time and money. You get what you pay for! That is...

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Marcello Nascimento 2018/12/26

5.0/5.0

Chris Whelan has experience as both a prosecutor and a criminal law defense attorney, and that benefits him, and his clients greatly. He is personable, knowledgeable about his field of practice, and exhibits the...

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Attorney 2018/12/26

5.0/5.0

Chris Whelan has experience as both a prosecutor and as a private practitioner of law, and this experience is a benefit to him. He is personable, knowledgeable, and exhibits the highest standards of of the legal...

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Attorney 2018/12/26

5.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2018/12/24

5.0/5.0

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Attorney 2018/12/22

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2018/12/19

5.0/5.0

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Attorney 2018/12/14

5.0/5.0

This attorney exhibits an exceptionally high degree of professionalism and experience. He is very well qualified to handle virtually any legal matter.

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Attorney 2018/12/14

5.0/5.0

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Associate 2018/12/13

5.0/5.0

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Senior Attorney 2018/12/13

5.0/5.0

Chris has a wealth of knowledge of the law in all his fields of expertise. He has a great analytic mind and I would give him high marks on all categories of your survey.

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Senior Attorney 2018/12/13

5.0/5.0

Chris has a wealth of knowledge of the law in all his fields of expertise. He has a great analytic mind and I would give him high marks on all categories of your survey.

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Senior Attorney 2018/12/13

5.0/5.0

Chris has a wealth of knowledge of the law in all his fields of expertise. He has a great analytic mind and I would give him high marks on all categories of your survey.

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Senior Attorney 2018/12/13

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2018/12/13

5.0/5.0

Chris is an outstanding lawyer and a true professional. If I needed a lawyer I would hire him.

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Partner 2018/12/13

5.0/5.0

I have known Mr. Whelan for over 20 years. He is an extraordinary attorney.

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Attorney 2018/12/13

5.0/5.0

I worked with Chris throughout the years in several jurisdictions in prosecuting various misdemeanors and felonies, including 1st degree murder. He has always 'fought' for his client with zest and zeal, but did...

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Other 2018/12/12

5.0/5.0

Very knowledgeable. I highly recommend Mr. Whelan to any criminal defendant.

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Attorney 2018/12/11

5.0/5.0

As good a lawyer as anyone I've known in 14 years of practice.

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Attorney 2018/12/11

5.0/5.0

Consummate litigator. I highly recommend him.

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Attorney 2018/12/11

5.0/5.0

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Attorney 2018/12/11

5.0/5.0

In all my prior dealings with Mr. Whelan, I have found him to be exceedingly ethical and highly capable in all relevant areas of the law.

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Attorney 2018/12/11

5.0/5.0

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Attorney 2018/12/10

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2018/12/10

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2018/12/10

5.0/5.0

Chris is a smart and hardworking lawyer who is very comfortable in a courtroom.

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Attorney 2018/12/10

5.0/5.0

It was a delight to work with Christopher Whelan representing co-defendants. He is thoroughly knowledgeable and totally prepared,.

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Counsel 2018/12/10

5.0/5.0

Simply the Best!  Paul goes above and beyond all other lawyers. He knows the "System" and works it to his advantage. Really, all other attorneys are a waste of time and money. You get what you pay for!  That is a...

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Marcello N. 2018/12/10

5.0/5.0

I personally used Paul Morrison for divorce services. I appreciated his efficiency and honesty. We built an excellent relationship and I will most definitely use him for any future legal needs.The negative is...

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Linnie Bush 2018/07/26

5.0/5.0

A very personal and professional group; having dealt with Mr. Paul Morrison, I couldn't have been more thankful for his attention to detail, efficiency and expeditious manner throughout the entire length of my...

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Torque Turtle 2018/07/26

5.0/5.0

Excellent service with this law firm. They treat you like a real human being and not just a paycheck. They're very personable and helped me with my case.

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BΛNSHEE 2018/07/26

5.0/5.0

I have had the pleasure of working with all three attorneys and havealways found their areas of expertise more than satisfactory. Theyare diligent, well-read in their specialty areas, attentive, sensitive and...

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Carole Hertz 2018/07/26

5.0/5.0

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Nargil Grigsby 2018/07/26

5.0/5.0

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Marina Genn 2018/07/26

5.0/5.0

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Julia Bolt 2018/07/26

5.0/5.0

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C C COLLINS 2018/07/26

5.0/5.0

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Mehdi Hasheminejad 2018/05/15

5.0/5.0

The firm was highly recommended to me and I was not disappointed. Tom Ross is honest, caring and does a thorough job.

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Carol Chase Collins 2018/05/15

5.0/5.0

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Julie Bolt 2018/05/11

5.0/5.0

Excellent law office did a wonderful job for me Paul Morrison was my turn he would go back to him if I needed help Couldn't ask for a better attorney everyone in the office is excellent at the work thank you for...

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Cindy Young 2018/01/27

5.0/5.0

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Nargil Grigsby 2017/11/29

5.0/5.0

My wife and I had our will updated. The attorney who handled our will was Tom Ross. He was very polite, answered any concerns that we had, and guided us with his knowledge of wills and any other legal documents...

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Awesum Gamer 2017/07/26

5.0/5.0

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Brian Connell 2017/07/26

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2017/05/24

5.0/5.0

Experienced excellent trial lawyer.

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Partner 2017/05/24

5.0/5.0

He is one of the best trial attorneys I have litigated against in the past 25 years.

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Of Counsel 2017/05/23

5.0/5.0

I have always enjoyed litigating against Paul. He is an excellent lawyer and just as important a good human being. He is one of the 'good guys' in family law.

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Partner 2017/05/22

5.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2017/05/18

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2017/05/16

5.0/5.0

Working on a case with Paul is always a pleasure. He is courteous to opposing counsel and can quickly analyze a case and determine its value. Whenever I have needed assistance with something out in Warrenton when...

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Managing Partner 2017/05/16

5.0/5.0

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Associate 2017/05/16

5.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2017/05/16

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2017/05/16

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2017/05/16

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2017/05/16

5.0/5.0

Paul is personable and even tempered. He is able to obtain favorable results for his clients when his adversaries become too distracted fighting over issues that do not affect the outcome of the case..

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Sole Practitioner 2017/05/16

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2017/05/16

5.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2017/05/16

5.0/5.0

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Primus 2016/07/26

5.0/5.0

I was represented by another firm for my divorce. The only thing that my attorney knew how to do was send bills. I paid a small fortune for nothing. Every time I called I had to explain who I was and what I was...

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David S. 2015/03/02

5.0/5.0

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Associate 2012/08/20

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2012/08/07

5.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2012/07/30

5.0/5.0

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Principal 2012/07/20

5.0/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2012/07/18

5.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2010/08/06

5.0/5.0

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Principal 2010/07/15

5.0/5.0

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Associate 2010/05/20

5.0/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2010/05/11

4.8/5.0

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Partner 2017/05/22

4.8/5.0

Excellent trial lawyer

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Partner 2012/07/18

4.8/5.0

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Judge 2010/05/27

4.6/5.0

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Managing Partner 2019/01/07

4.6/5.0

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Attorney 2018/12/10

4.6/5.0

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Attorney 2018/12/10

4.6/5.0

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Managing Partner 2017/05/16

4.6/5.0

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Partner 2012/07/29

4.6/5.0

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Principal 2010/05/27

4.4/5.0

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Attorney 2019/01/10

4.4/5.0

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Principal 2010/08/03

4.3/5.0

He gets the job done. Several other lawyers I had did not. He is a winner!

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Client 2010/09/01

4.2/5.0

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Partner 2010/07/15

4.0/5.0

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Donna Anders 2018/12/26

4.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2017/11/22

4.0/5.0

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Principal 2010/08/03

4.0/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2010/05/27

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