Sonja is dedicated to helping people resolve their family law problems, and to helping to provide peace of mind during one of the most difficult times in her client’s lives. She has earned the respect of clients and colleagues alike for her creative problem-solving, effective trial representation, and the informed, compassionate, and ethical approach she takes to family law matters.
She has been honored to be named to the Virginia Super Lawyers list since 2014, and the Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers list since 2015. She has earned a 10.0/10.0 rating on Avvo.com. She received the Martindale-Hubbell Client Distinction Award in 2015, and The National Advocates Top 100 in 2016.
She loves educating clients and other attorneys about family law topics and frequently speak at seminars for people going through the separation process.
When not working or serving on the board of a local gymnastics booster club, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children, and traveling with them to visit their grandparents in Minnesota and Lebanon.
Specialties: Family law: divorce, custody, visitation, child support, spousal support, relocation, military, government, pensions, distribution of assets, separation agreements, premarital agreements, collaborative law.