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F. Paul Maloof

F. Paul Maloof

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  • Landlord Tenant, Business Law, Real Estate Law...
  • Maryland, Virginia
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I give my clients personal attention and have done so for more than 40 years in Virginia and Maryland. As a partner in a well established Alexandria City law firm, I provide my clients with legal services and skills at a high quality level and at reasonable hourly rates in Northern Virginia, including Fairfax County. I work with individuals and small businesses. I advise clients who are consumers and professionals on a range of issues, specifically; fair business practices, business contract disputes, landlord and tenant law, residential real estate matters, loan documentation, commercial lease, business acquisition, estate planning and serving as general civil litigation counsel. I have an AV rating with Martindale-Hubbell that is the highest rating regarding competence and ethics for lawyers. I accept cases on an hourly billing basis. I do not take cases on a contingency fee basis. I served in the U.S. Marine Corps and am happy to provide professional legal advice to all current and retired military personnel in the metropolitan Washington, DC region. I am currently accepting new clients so give me a call to discuss the matter that has you concerned and how I can be of service. Please see the fields of law in which I practice. If my practice areas do not fit your needs, one of my 12 partners will most likely be able to advise you. Call me today to discuss the problem that you face and to set up an office appointment so I can help you construct a resolution in your favor. You need to take the first step. Call me today at 703-684-2000.

Practice Areas
  • Landlord Tenant
  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Estate Planning
Additional Practice Areas
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions/Secured Transactions
  • Foreign Judgments/Domestication & Enforcement
  • Commercial, Consumer & Medical Collections
  • Free Consultation
    I offer a complementary 10 minute consultation by telephone. There are some cases that I will accept for a fixed fee. Call me today about your situation so we can discuss the issue and how it may be resolved.
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  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Hourly rate depends on the complexity of the case
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Professional Experience
Redmon, Peyton & Braswell, LLP
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Georgetown University Law Center
J.D. | Law
Georgetown University
B.S. (1975) | Accounting & Economics
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Professional Associations
Alexandria City Bar Association
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Maryland State Bar
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Legal Answers
456 Questions Answered

Q. Term life ins policy owner/beneficiary, effect me if I choose to rent subsidized apartment housing, State of Virginia.
A: I regret that I do not handle insurance policy maters. Sorry.
Q. I'm requesting referral to appropriate lawyer based on type of case.
A: Contact the Commonwealth Attorney for the jurisdiction in which the business is located and make a formal complaint.
Q. I am renting a condo and my landlord is being sued for HOA fees. I have a Garnishment Summons on door. What do I do?
A: I am not sure without seeing the Summons, but I think that the garnishment summons is ordering you to pay over your rent to the Court. You should call the clerk of the court and ask what you should do.
Q. Tenant owes several months rent. Sent letter, he needs to make full payment in 30 days. Can I send 5 day notice now
A: On the day after the tenant has not paid the rent for the month, you can send the tenant a 5 day notice to pay or quit.
Q. How to get a Peace bond/ order against a nuisance neignbor in Fairfax County, VA?
A: I regret that I do not hand peace bond matters. Sorry.
Q. What is the statue of limitations on contribution to to the delinquency of a minor in the state of Virginia?
A: I do not handle cases that involve juveniles. Sorry.
Q. How much notice do landlords have to give tenets in the event of selling or foreclosure?
A: Generally, that type of notice is contained in a provision of the lease.
Q. Can I kick my adult son , his girlfriend and her kids out of my house. They were supposed to leave before Jan 1
A: Generally, family members are not considered tenants, however, if you want to make them vacate the premises, you will have to proceed with the requirements for an unlawful detainer in court since self-help, such as refusing the use of the washer and the kitchen, is prohibited in residential lease matters in Virginia.
Q. How long is the unlawful detainer process against a family member, in Virgia Beach?
A: My office is in Alexandria City. I have no experience with Virginia Beach. Sorry.
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Redmon, Peyton & Braswell, LLP
510 King Street
Suite 301
Alexandria, VA 22314
Telephone: (703) 684-2000