MUMTAZ A. WANI

With over thirty years of extensive legal experience, Mr. Wani has represented thousands of clients on complex legal areas. He is licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia, the State of Maryland, the High Court of Jammu & Kashmir, and more. He graduated from the George Washington University School of Law. He is a member of the Virginia Bar association, Maryland Bar Association, New Delhi Bar Council, and International Bar Association. Mr. Wani's advice on legal matters has appeared on television and radio programs. In his spare time he enjoys reading and playing golf. He resides in Great Falls, Virginia with his wife and three kids.

Mr. Wani is a seasoned litigator, skillful negotiator and expert advocate. Mr. Wani has led many trials in variety of matters, including Family Law, Personal Injury, Asylum, Political Asylum and Cancelation of Removal trials. Mr. Wani has represented clients in Federal Courts, Bankruptcy Courts, Circuit Court, Immigration Courts, District Courts, Federal Agencies, Citizenship and Immigration Services and more.

Mr. Wani has counseled clients in complex International trade issues. Mr. Wani drafted and successfully negotiated complex International Business Agreements. Mr. Wani has traveled extensively to represent International clients and counseled them on complex legal issues arising out of International Business deals. Mr. Wani Counsels clients on corporate compliance and Commercial Disputes.

Mr. Wani has been a speaker on legal issues in various conferences.

Mr. Wani also runs a non- profit organization for education which helps the unprivileged youth in their educational needs.


James A DeVita

James A DeVita received his J.D from Georgetown University in 1982. He received his bachelors degree from University of Massachusetts. He has been a practicing attorney in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area for over 35 years. He is licensed to practice law in DC, Maryland and Virginia. During the course of his career, he has appeared in every state and federal trial court and every state and federal appellate court in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. He is an expert in handling all phases of litigation. He has appeared in well over one thousand cases and served as sole lead counsel in 50 jury trials, some of which were multi million dollar cases involving paralysis and wrongful death. He has served as an advisor to younger attorneys. He has a wide range of experience having handled divorce cases (child custody, child support and equitable distribution), criminal cases (felonies, misdemeanors, traffic, and juvenile cases) landlord and tenant cases (representing both landlords and tenants), collections cases (representing both creditors and debtors), immigration cases (applications for citizenship and permanent residency), bankruptcy cases (representing debtors in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 cases), employment cases (covenants not to compete, wrongful termination, racial, sexual, age, and disability discrimination, sexual harassment, and unemployment compensation) and personal injury cases (auto accidents, slip and fall, assault and battery, medical malpractice, police brutality, and false arrest cases).