Martha McQuade has practiced exclusively in the field of family law for over 25 years. She is licensed in Virginia, the District of Columbia and Maryland, but practices primarily in Virginia. Her first goal, in almost every case, is resolution without litigation. However, she also feels strongly that a well prepared and pursued court case is often the best path to achieving negotiated settlement. She resolves the vast majority of her cases without trial and is particularly adept at drafting Agreements including Premarital and Living Together Agreements, as well as Marital Settlement Agreements.