Protect Your Soon-To-Be College Student with a POA/AMD

Alexandria, VA – Spring is in the air and senioritis is on the minds of high school and college seniors everywhere. As you and your family prepare for the huge milestone of graduation, remember that your 18-year-old is now a legal adult, and your 20-something graduate may be heading off to a new job miles […]

Happy 5th Anniversary to The Dean Law Firm

Happy 5th Anniversary to The Dean Law Firm

Dear Friends, Last month we celebrated our 5th Anniversary of opening our doors to provide affordable and quality legal services to individuals, families, and small businesses throughout Northern Virginia. Thank you to all our friends and partners who helped us celebrate. But more importantly, thank you to our clients who have entrusted us with their important […]

Alexandria Attorney Paul Dean Asks, “How Healthy Is Your Small Business?”

The Dean Law Firm’s Managing Partner Paul J. Dean, Esq., and Paralegal Anne Kenney in their Hollin Hall office. (Photo: The Dean Law Firm) Alexandria, VA – How healthy is your small business? Is it strong enough to withstand an unexpected claim or legal complaint by a customer or employee? We see doctors for annual […]

The Dean Law Firm Celebrates Grand Opening in Fort Hunt

Alexandria, VA – Surrounded by community leaders as well as family and friends, Paul J. Dean, Esquire, cut the Grand Opening ribbon on his legal firm’s new office space on Lafayette Drive in the Fort Hunt area of Alexandria in Fairfax County.   L-R: Alison Ross Tompkins, Kathleen Dean, Paul Krizek, Paul Dean, Dan Storck, […]

The Dean Law Firm Hangs a New Shingle in Hollin Hall

The Dean Law Firm, formerly known as The Law Offices of Paul J. Dean, is a trusted community resource for families and small businesses. The Dean Law Firm specializes in estate planning, probate and estate administration, small business counsel, guardianship and conservatorship, and nonprofit law. The Dean Law Firm’s Managing Partner Paul Dean stands outside […]

Tune in to Z-TV on March 16th for Legal Matters with Paul J. Dean

I invite you all to join me tomorrow night at 7 pm on Z-TV Live for my newest episode of “Legal Matters with Paul J. Dean. Esq.”  Tomorrow I will be discussing my next article, “Sue Thy Neighbor?” As much as we hate to admit it, sometimes our neighbors don’t act in a friendly way. […]


It’s hard to believe it’s been two years since we launched our small community-based law firm – how different the world looked back then! In that time, I am pleased and a bit amazed that we have managed to grow from a part-time venture into a thriving practice, despite the pandemic and related economic recession. […]

The Dean Law Firm, PLLC, provides Estate Planning including Wills and Trusts, Small Business Legal Counsel, Conservatorship/Guardianship, and many other services to individuals and businesses in Northern Virginia.