Who We Are

Peterson Saylor, PLC is a boutique litigation firm in Northern Virginia. While our attorneys have a broad range of litigation experience, we believe that practice concentration is an integral part of successful outcomes in legal disputes. As a result, we have chosen to build a practice which concentrates on four precise areas of law: Trusts & Estates Litigation, Beneficiary Designation Disputes, Business Litigation and Disputes, and Contested Guardianships & Conservatorships. Our focus and knowledge in these areas helps to ensure that we are able to provide our clients with exceptional representation.

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Recent Cases

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7 Dec
Record No: 161505 (As published by the Virginia Supreme Court) In two litigations raising the issue whether a decedent’s will and trust were the product of undue influence by his brother, the attorney who drafted the instruments, the widow’s claims are rejected. In the context...
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2 Nov
Record No: 161419 (As published by the Virginia Supreme Court) In an estates dispute in which a commissioner of accounts entertained a petition for aid and direction in the interpretation of the decedent’s will and the determination of heirs, and the commissioner’s reports were confirmed...
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22 Jun
Record No: 160500 (As published by the Virginia Supreme Court) In litigation concerning the real and personal property of a family matriarch which was transferred to one of her five children, the circuit court did not err in denying a summary judgment motion challenging the...
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Your Questions Answered

How much will my case cost?

It depends. Generally speaking all of the cases we handle are billed on an hourly basis, and the hours we need to devote to your file will depend heavily on a number of factors including, the complexity of your case, the actions taken by opposing counsel and how the ultimate result in your case is achieved. Learn More

How long will the process of litigation take?

The timetable for cases pending in federal court is often times shorter than the timetable for matters pending in state court. In state court cases are typically tried to conclusion within one year. Learn More

Do you offer free consultations?

In order to better understand your case and determine if we can assist you, we will meet with you briefly to discuss your case. This initial meeting is free of charge. If we believe that we can assist you with your case, we will provide you with a written retainer letter that outlines our fees and expectations. Learn More 

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What Our Clients Say

Your guidance and patience made things go easier than I anticipated. I thought you did a great job and I am so glad that this all headed in the direction of being finished.
– Kevin

Thank you for your great work & care on our behalf.
– Nancy