Barkat Law Firm

Firm Overview

The Barkat Law Firm offers legal representation for the following:

Family law matters - divorce, same sex divorce, child custody, and prenuptial agreements.

The cornerstone of the Barkat Law Firm is client service. It is guaranteed that your phone calls will be returned within 24 hours, and that you will be communicated with regularly. Any representation you receive from the Barkat Law Firm will be delivered in a timely manner.

In today's busy environment it can be difficult for many people to set out time in their day to go to an attorney's office for an initial consultation. That is why in addition to providing initial consultations in the firm's office, initial consultations are also offered at a time and location that is convenient to you, including consultations over the phone. In addition initial consultations can be set up after business hours and on the weekend.
Main Office
Main Office
1050 30th St. NW
Washington  DC  20007
  • (202) 276-1167

Office Information

Office Hours
M-F 9am - 6pm, Weekend hours by appointment
Emergency After Hours
The Barkat Law Firm offers legal representation for the following family law matters: divorce, same sex divorce, child custody, and prenuptial agreements. Contact us now to speak with a DC divorce attorney about your family law matters
Call the Barkat Law Firm at 202-276-1167 or email at to set up your free consultation with a DC divorce attorney to discuss your family law needs. In addition to offering our regular full service representation the Barkat Law Firm also offers representation in segments for those clients who wish to reduce the use of attorneys in their family law matters.

Sheraz Barkat

Sheraz Barkat is a family law attorney in Washington, D.C. As a divorce and child custody attorney, Sheraz has litigated several divorce and child custody matters including complex property distributions, overseas property, child support modifications, childhood name change, and military benefits. Sheraz has also represented clients in numerous uncontested divorces. He appears frequently before the Domestic Relations Branch of the D.C. Superior Court, and has also volunteered there as an attorney-negotiator.

Prior to his time as a practicing attorney Sheraz was a Congressional Staffer for Senator John D. Rockefeller IV for several years working on small business, tax, veterans, and trade policy for the Senator. After graduating law school he studied in Sydney, Australia where he focused on international civil litigation and comparative family law. Sheraz is a member of the District of Columbia Bar, the American Bar Association, and the South Asian Bar Association. Sheraz also volunteers with the Arlington Food Assistance Center.
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    District of Columbia

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