Meet Stephanie Himel-Nelson, Our Newest Attorney with A Passion for Estate Planning

Stephanie joins us as an accomplished attorney specializing in estate planning. Her belief that every family deserves a robust estate plan aligns perfectly with our commitment to safeguarding families’ futures in Virginia. Stephanie is excited to bring her extensive knowledge and skills to our clients, helping you confidently go through each stage of life.  A…

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Do I Need a Will?

No one wants to think about the need for a will, and many people try to tell themselves that they don’t actually need one. However, everyone over 18 should have this crucial estate planning document. To understand why, it’s important to understand what a will can do and what happens if you don’t have one.…

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How Long Will My Case Take in Virginia, DC, and Maryland?

When you’re involved in a personal injury case, one of the first questions you might have is, “How long will this take?” At Jennifer Porter Law, PLLC, we understand that time is of the essence, but we also know the value of patience and precision in handling your case.   Each Case is Unique When…

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How Long Do I Have to File a Claim in Virginia, Washington, D.C. and Maryland?

Accidents happen, and when they do, it’s crucial to know your rights and the timeline for filing a personal injury claim. Whether you’ve been injured in Virginia, Washington, D.C., or Maryland, understanding the statutes of limitations in these jurisdictions is vital. At Jennifer Porter Law, PLLC, we’re here to guide you through the process of…

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What is My Claim Worth in Virginia, DC, and Maryland?

When you’ve been injured due to someone else’s negligence, it’s natural to wonder about the worth of your claim in Virginia, DC, and Maryland. At Jennifer Porter Law, PLLC, we understand that each case is unique, and we’re here to provide you with a clear understanding of the factors that can influence the value of…

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How Do I Include My Charitable Giving Wishes in My Estate Plan in Virginia?

At Jennifer Porter Law, PLLC, we understand that planning for the future involves more than just ensuring your assets are managed and distributed according to your wishes. It also includes incorporating your charitable giving wishes into your estate plan. In this guide, we’ll walk you through the process of including your charitable goals in your…

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Can I Change My Estate Plan if My Circumstances Change in Virginia?

At Jennifer Porter Law, PLLC, we understand that life is constantly evolving. Your circumstances may change, and with those changes, you may wonder if you can modify your estate plan to align with your current needs and wishes. In Virginia, the answer is yes; you can indeed make adjustments to your estate plan when your…

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What Happens to My Debts When I Pass Away Virginia?

When someone passes away, it’s natural for the family and loved ones to wonder what happens to the individual’s debts. At Jennifer Porter Law, PLLC, we understand how crucial it is to have a clear picture of how debts are managed posthumously in Virginia. Therefore, we are here to guide you through this process with…

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