December 2, 2016 – Arlington, VA. Walsh, Colucci, Lubeley & Walsh is pleased to announce that Sara V. Mariska and Charles E. McWilliams, Jr., have been named shareholders in the firm.
Sara Mariska joined the firm in 2007 after working for the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors. She is an experienced land use and zoning attorney specializing in Fairfax County, Arlington County, the City of Fairfax, the Town of Vienna, and the Town of Herndon. Sara has been instrumental in the approvals of mixed-use developments throughout Fairfax County with a particular emphasis on revitalization areas in southeastern Fairfax. In addition to her practice, Sara is active on the boards of Langley Residential Support Services, an organization that provides housing and support for adults with intellectual disabilities, and the Arlington YMCA. She is also actively involved with the Washington, D.C., Chapter of the Urban Land Institute and Leadership Fairfax.
Chuck McWilliams joined the firm in 2012 after working with a boutique tax, trusts, estates, and business planning practice in Winchester, Virginia. Chuck brings incredible talent to the firm. He is both an attorney and a certified public accountant and recently earned an LL.M. in Taxation from Georgetown University. Chuck’s practice focuses on complex estate transactional, and business planning for business owners, individuals, and families. He was recently named a 2017 “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers in Estate Planning & Probate. Chuck is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Lord Fairfax Community College Foundation, which supports continued growth and development in the communities of Frederick, Fauquier, and Page Counties, and throughout the Shenandoah Valley.
“Sara and Chuck are outstanding attorneys. They have earned their positions as shareholders by demonstrating expertise in their fields, by providing outstanding service to their clients, and through their commitment to the cities, towns, and communities where they live and work,” said Nan Walsh, Managing Shareholder. “We are fortunate and proud to have quality individuals like Sara and Chuck as shareholders in our firm.”