Client Reviews

Tough negotiator who gets results

I was being harassed by representatives of an individual who is currently a sitting Governor in a nearby state. Those people were threatening me with lawsuits, trying to get me to turn over property to the Governor that was rightfully mine without receiving any compensation whatsoever. I turned to Sheraz who aggressively pushed back all of their efforts, and in the end successfully got them to drop their lawsuit threats and allowed me to keep rightful ownership of my property. I would recommend Sheraz to anyone who needs an attorney who knows the law, can get aggressive when necessary, who won’t back down against big money firms, and will get you results.

- (5 star review)

Excellent honest representation.

I found Attorney Barkat to be honest and thorough. I was told the negative and positives of my case so I could choose how I would proceed. He proved to be an excellent negotiator with the opposing party. In addition, I learned I had a refund coming from my retainer fee. I highly recommend Attorney Barkat and am very happy with the results of my case.

- (5 star review)

Great Attorney

I hired Sheraz to represent me in my divorce, and would recommend him to anyone looking for a competent and caring attorney. He is very knowledgable and professional, and knows how to get the job done.

- (5 star review)

Great Divorce Attorney

Sheraz represented me in my divorce, custody and child support case. He was very communicative, prompt and attentive to my needs throughout the process. He always asked me what I wanted and did his best to make sure that’s what I got. I felt secure in having him as my attorney, he made helped make the process a smooth one and explained everything to me so I understood my options. My case did not end up going to trial but this was also because of Sheraz. A tactic he utilized forced the other side to decide to settle out of court and come to an agreement on terms that suited my needs but did not abuse theirs. Great guy yo have on your side, I would recommend him 100% to anyone seeking a great divorce attorney!

- (5 star review)

Excellent representation

Sheraz is knowledgable, professional, personable and highly competent. He represented my son in a child custody matter that was inappropriately filed in Washington, DC when it rightfully belonged in WV. He prepared and filed a Motion to Dismiss and successfully advocated for it before the judge such that the Motion was granted. He is thorough in his preparation and knowledge of the court system. It was a pleasure to meet and work with him.

- (5 star review)

Excellent Representation

I will highly recommend Sheraz Barkat as a lawyer ,He represent me in my divorce process. He was very helpful, giving me all the details and He took care of every single detail. My divorce process was very easy and less stressful because of the excellent representation that I got from Sheraz Barkat.Once again I highly recommand him.

- (5 star review)

Happy Client

I found Mr. Barkat when I had nowhere else to turn to and I am so thankful for him. His knowledge and expertise helped me win a case that I thought was not possible. His attention to detail was astounding and his ability to objectively analyze any situation to determine the facts was amazing. I cannot thank him enough for what he did for myself and my family. Thank you Mr. Barkat! You are nothing short of an Angel!

- (5 star review)

Top-Notch Family Law Attorney!

I initially contacted Sheraz in regards to a family law issue. After a very thorough consultation; which included detailed answers to all of my questions and an in-depth explanation of my legal rights, I decided that I did not currently require legal representation. During our conversation, I mentioned in passing numerous headaches with a rental property. Even though it was both outside the scope of our initial consultation and Sheraz was not in a position to gain monetarily since he is not a landlord/tenant attorney, he spent a great deal of extra time directing me to several very useful resources on the Internet. As a result, I was ultimately armed with the knowledge that enabled me to revise my rental agreement, which undoubtedly has strengthened my legal rights as a landlord.

Sheraz is a highly energetic and consummate professional whose integrity, intelligence and work ethic embody qualities that I would want in an attorney. I would highly recommend Sheraz to any colleagues or friends in the DMV who are in search of a reputable and caring family law attorney.

- (5 star review)

Divorce

Mr. Barkat was very attentive and understanding regarding the issues surrounding my divorce. He listened to all of my concerns and explained thoroughly what to expect during both of my proceedings in court.

Mr. Bakrat was very knowledgable and a consummate professional. I highly recommend his services for anyone seeking a family law attorney.

- (5 star review)

Trustworthy Lawyer

I have had the opportunity to consult with Sheraz on a number of legal matters as I was setting up a new business in Washington DC. He is the consummate professional, an intelligent lawyer, personable, and – most importantly – he cares about his clients and achieving positive results. I have known Sheraz for a few years now, and I can only give him my highest recommendation.

- (5 star review)

Very satisfied client

I am a past client of attorney Sharaz Barkat and will say that I was very pleased with the representation of attorney Barkat. His representation of me during my divorce, his knowledge of how the process would go and what information was needed removed the stress and anxiety during my divorce proceeding. Attorney Barkat responded to my telephone calls and emails promptly and was always professional during our meetings and conversations. My divorce would not have been as successful as it was without his representation of me before the court. I would recommend attorney Barkat to my friends and family if they should need a divorce lawyer.

- (5 star review)

Outstanding Service/Professional/Affordable

Sheraz Barkat created a remarkable experience during my divorce and bank litigations. He responded to my emails, texts and phone calls in a time sensitive manner with meticulous follow ups. Sheraz is a man who embodies honesty and integrity throughout the entire process. Once we established a reasonable price, he did everything in his ability to provide all the services we agreed upon while not billing additional hours although my case became more involved than initially anticipated. Sheraz ended my divorce and facilitated my case against my bank according to my requests while shedding light on all areas of concern. I will recommend him to any friend, family member or colleague that needs a hardworking and honest attorney to deliver a positive verdict. I will be forever grateful for him helping me through an extremely difficult time in my life.

- (5 star review)

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