DC Divorce Attorney – Barkat Law Firm

Family law cases are often wrought with emotional turmoil and interpersonal conflict. These cases also come with high stakes, making it essential for anyone dealing with a family law matter to seek counsel from a qualified legal professional.

When you are involved in one of these cases, you need a trustworthy DC divorce attorney like Sheraz Barkat on your side to help you see it through.

Compassionate Guidance and Competent Representation from Start to Finish

The Barkat Law Firm understands just how difficult it can be to be involved in a family law dispute. Whether you are divorcing your spouse after a tumultuous marriage or seeking custody of your child, our staff is here to explain how the law applies in your case so that you can make the best choices every step of the way.

About the Barkat Law Firm

The Barkat Law Firm was founded by Attorney Sheraz Barkat. The firm handles all types of family law cases in Washington, D.C., including:

  • Divorce
  • High Net Worth Divorce
  • Legal separation
  • Child custody
  • Child support
  • Alimony
  • Settlement agreements
  • Post-nuptial agreements
  • Civil Protective Orders

The firm is currently accepting clients in the Washington, D.C. area.

About Sheraz Barkat

Sheraz Barkat is a Washington, D.C. attorney who focuses his practice on family law. He obtained his legal education at West Virginia University, and he also spent time studying comparative family law and international civil litigation in Sydney, Australia. Before entering private practice, Sheraz worked for United States Senator John D. Rockefeller IV as a Congressional Staffer.

Sheraz Barkat has many years of experience litigating various types of family law cases including property and debt distributions cases, child custody cases, child support cases, alimony cases, contested childhood name changes cases, child support modifications, and divorces involving high net worth individuals, overseas property, and military benefits. He appears before the Domestic Relations Branch of the D.C. Superior Court on a regular basis.

Sheraz is a member of the South Asian Bar Association, the American Bar Association and the District of Columbia Bar Association. In his spare time, he also volunteers at the Arlington Food Assistance Center.

Make an Appointment

If you are dealing with a family law issue in the Washington, D.C. area, the Barkat Law Firm can help. To make an appointment with a DC divorce attorney, or to learn more about working with the Barkat Law Firm, please call the office today at  202-276-1167.