Pursuant to Executive Order 63, Compton & Duling, LC is required to mandate that all clients and visitors to our offices have face-coverings, unless the client or visitor has a medical condition that excepts them from this requirement. We apologize for any inconvenience. Thank you and stay safe.

Notice to Clients:

Compton & Duling, LC is committed to serving its clients. To this end, we remain open, however, we are heeding the recommendations of the CDC and others. Therefore, we are recommending clients consider teleconferencing and video-conferencing for meetings. These can be scheduled through our office–(703) 583-6060. Please stay safe. Thank you.

Expansion: Compton & Duling has added 3 attorneys since July, 2019: Christopher S. Chipman (Associations and Civil Litigation), Nicholas C. Erickson (Domestic Relations), and Reed P. Stadler (Real Estate and Business Transactions).

Tim Aiken to teach CLE for Prince William County Bar Association’s Wills for Veterans Program

Compton & Duling is pleased to announce that Tim Aiken will be presenting a CLE, along with The Prince William County Bar Association, for attorneys to be trained in preparing documents for the Bar’s Wills for Veterans Program. Thank you Tim and thank you PWCBA. See the attached flyer for more details.

Compton & Duling Welcomes Chris Chipman to the Team

Tim Aiken named Special Commissioner of Accounts

In April, 2019, Tim Aiken was named Special Commissioner of Accounts for Prince William County. Judge Steven S. Smith appointed Tim Special Commissioner by Order of the Prince William County Circuit Court on April 22, 2019.

Maryse Allen Elected to Bar Council for Second Term

Compton & Duling’s Family Law Partner Maryse Allen has been elected to the Virginia State Bar Council for the 31st Judicial District for her second three year term. The Bar Council helps to govern the Virginia State Bar. We are proud of Maryse’s continued leadership in our legal community!


Estates Attorney Tim Aiken Speaking Event – March 15, 2018, 8:30 AM

For more information, check out the event on Facebook by clicking here.  To find out more about Tim Aiken’s practice, visit his profile, or contact him at tpa@comptonduling.com or by phone at 703-565-5121.


Guardians Ad Litem: What Are They, And Do I Need One?

A recent article in Virginia Lawyers Weekly described the Guardian ad Litem system as broken. While the system isn’t perfect, Guardians ad Litem and Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs) play a critical role in our cases. A Guardian ad Litem (or GAL) is a court-appointed attorney whose job is to represent the interests of someone […]


“A Different Kind of Law Firm” – as seen in Prince William Living

Compton & Duling was recently featured in Prince William Living magazine, a great kick off as we celebrate our 50th anniversary year. Click to read the full article, as author Tracey Shevlin examines how our company’s core values (such as continual professional development, collaboration, work/life balance and community service) play a central role in the […]