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Tel: (703) 684-2000 ext. 26
Fax: (703) 684-5109

Practice Areas
Real Estate Law
Real Estate Settlements
Tax Law
Mergers & Acquisitions
Business Formation
Estate Planning
Probate & Estate Administration
Commercial Law

John M. Braswell


Mr. Braswell’s fields of emphasis are complex estate planning, probate, probate litigation, real estate law, taxation, commercial transactions and commercial litigation.

Practice History

Mr. Braswell has practiced before the courts of the Commonwealth of Virginia and the District of Columbia since 1983. The last fifteen years he has concentrated his practice in the fields of taxation and mergers and acquisitions, and commercial controversy work, with a particular emphasis on complex commercial disputes, in state and federal courts, and in arbitration.

Court Admissions

• Virginia Supreme Court
• U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
• U.S. Tax Court
• D.C. Superior Court

Bar and Professional Memberships

• Alexandria Bar Association


• Master of Laws in Taxation, Georgetown University Law Center (1983)
• J.D., Georgetown University Law Center (1980)
• B.A., Duke University (1977)

Mr. Braswell has an AV® rating in the Commonwealth of Virginia from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating possible.

*AV®, BV®, and CV® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

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