About The Law Office Of Joan H. Proper, PC

People often come to The Law Office of Joan H. Proper, PC, when they are feeling frustrated, under attack, stressed and exhausted. Having tried every other solution they can think of, they have turned to us to help them understand their problems and find a solution.

Genuine Understanding

Our firm is compassionate and responsive to our clients' needs. Having worked in Prince William County and Northern Virginia for many years, we understand how important it is to find a lawyer who understands the local legal and educational systems and their subtleties. Advocating for your rights, we work to effectively identify potential issues and address them in a productive and responsive way.

Meet Joan H. Proper

Our firm is extremely committed to representing families and youths because our attorney is a former educator and understands firsthand the bureaucracies and restrictions families face when dealing with family law, education law or juvenile law issues. Joan also has an M.A. in education and in school administration and supervision, and has guardian ad litem certification for children and incapacitated adults.

Joan's background is invaluable as she can understand the needs of families and the interplay between different parts of their lives, and because of this, she can give exceedingly useful counsel. She also works with a network of organizations and individuals, to which she refers clients on a case-by-case basis, including:

  • Psychologists
  • Psychiatrists
  • Educational advocates
  • Therapists
  • Neuropsychologists
  • Mental health practitioners
  • Custody evaluators
  • Private providers such as speech and language pathologists, and private school consultants

Joan has also been recognized by Virginia Business magazine as a Legal Elite member. To learn more about Joan, please see the link below:

Turn Your Negative Into A Positive

For compassionate, responsive and effective counsel, contact our firm online or call our office at 703-291-6660.