Meet Our Virginia Attorneys
Business and litigation is personal. The outcomes and consequences from decisions may be permanent. And the complexity of the Virginia judicial process may be an additional concern. This is why a committed and dedicated adviser is essential; someone who understands that your legal need, whether it appears simple or complex, is of the utmost importance to you.
Our attorneys are dedicated to advising and representing individuals and businesses through every stage of business growth and litigation. They draw on a diverse history of litigation and transactional law history with a consistent client-focus. Find out more about our attorneys, our areas of practice, or our client services by contacting the office.
Sam Moore founded the Northern Virginia law firm. He manages the firm’s business representation and civil litigation practices, but he also represents clients in a range of serious criminal defense and a selection of military cases. Mr. Moore’s practice is enhanced by his extensive courtroom experience and commonsense approach to cases.
He has counseled and advised hundreds of clients through substantive legal issues involving business disputes, contract drafting, criminal law, civil litigation, military law, and consumer protection law. He provides his clients with broad and substantial legal experience… read more
Farheena Siddiqui has established herself as a leading criminal defense attorney in the Northern Virginia, based on her commitment to each client, and her common-sense approach to each case. She is a leader in the firm’s criminal defense practice group, though she also handles a handful of civil litigation matters.
Farheena Siddiqui is a graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles. She received her J.D. from the George Washington University Law School, where her internships ranged in different substantive areas of law including healthcare and civil and criminal litigation… read more
Brian S. Szmak joined our Alexandria, Virginia firm in 2020, as part of the criminal defense practice. Prior to joining the Law Office of Samuel C. Moore, Brian practiced litigation in a Northern Virginia law firm, with a focus in courts throughout Northern Virginia, including Alexandria, Fairfax, Arlington, Falls Church, Prince William, and Loudoun counties.
Brian is originally from central New Jersey. He moved to the DMV area in 2014 for law school, intending to move to Virginia to practice. He became a licensed Virginia attorney in 2017 after graduating law school, and moved into the Commonwealth shortly thereafter. Brian’s law school experience includes work in a non-profit advocacy organization, a public interest law firm, the United States Federal Election Commission, and the United States Senate Judiciary Committee… read more
Attorneys in the firm are proud members of the Alexandria business community, including the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce, the Rotary Club of Alexandria, and the American Legion. They are also active in state and local bar associations and a number of other civic organizations.