Halloween is more than a day, it’s a tradition. For families that are co-parenting we have some tricks to keep the fun and spirit of the holiday alive.

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Close Up of Woman's Eyes

October is the season of change. The heat of the summer simmers into the welcomed chill of fall. Nature begins its renewal process with trees dropping their leaves as a form of self-protection. October is also widely known as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This nationwide recognition started in 1987 and continues today to “connect and unite […]

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Kimberly Phillips with Access Scholar Chyna Carter

In 2020 the family law firm of Phillips & Peters celebrated its 10th anniversary with the creation of a scholarship. Kimberly Phillips and Corrynn Peters honored their personal experiences by requiring the award to go to a first-generation, female student passionate about pursuing a legal, criminal justice, or public service undergraduate degree. In partnership with the local nonprofit, Access […]

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The third class of honorees has been named for the “Influential Women of Law” and Kimberly Phillips is among them. Together, Virginia Lawyers Weekly and four statewide bar groups determined which attorneys and judges fit the criteria to earn recognition. This award honors those that work with excellence on behalf of the justice system and their clients. Candidates are […]

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A successful legal team consists of three key players all working together towards the same goal. Lawyers represent, advise, prep, and plot a legal pathway forward. Paralegals coordinate, communicate, research, and file. While some people assume the third member of a legal team is the judge or court system, we would argue the final key player is […]

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