Andrew R. Tank

Andrew R. Tank


Fairfax, Virginia
Andrew R. Tank


  • University of Richmond, The T.C. Williams School of Law, Richmond, Virginia
    • J.D. (Cum Laude) - 2007
  • James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia
    • B.S. - 2002
    • Honors: President's List

Andrew R. Tank has been practicing family law in northern Virginia since he was admitted to the Virginia Bar in 2007. He joined the Firm in March of 2011.  He was named partner in February of 2015.  Mr. Tank graduated from James Madison University in 2002, where he made the President’s List in 2001 and 2002. In 2007, he graduated cum laude from the University of Richmond School of Law.  In February of 2015, Mr. Tank received the Martindale-Hubbell Client Distinction Award as a result of having an average Client Review Rating of 4.9 out of a possible 5.0.  In April of 2015 Mr. Tank was named in Super Lawyers as a Virginia "Rising Star" in the practice area of family law, an honor received by fewer than 2.5% of attorneys in Virginia.

Mr. Tank has been an active member of the Virginia State Bar’s Young Lawyers Conference, serving as program chair for the state bar’s annual meeting from 2009 to 2012, and on its nominations committee for 2011 and 2012.  From 2010 to 2013 he was a regular contributor to “Docket Call,” the Young Lawyers Conference’s quarterly newsletter, writing articles on family law topics. He was elected and served as a board member for the Fairfax Bar Association’s Young Lawyer’s Section from June of 2010 to June of 2012.

Mr. Tank grew up in Alexandria Virginia, less than a mile from George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate. He currently lives in Arlington, Virginia. 
Case results depend upon a variety of factors unique to each case and do not guarantee or predict a similar result in any future case undertaken by the lawyer.

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia

Practice Areas

  • Family Law

Professional Associations Memberships

  • Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Fairfax County Bar Association
  • University of Richmond School of Law Alumni Association
  • James Madison University Alumni Association
  • Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Conference , 2009 - Present
  • Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Conference 2011 and 2012, Nominations Committee
  • Fairfax Bar Association Young Lawyer's Section, Board Member, 2010 - 2012

Community Service and Honors

  • Distinguished Service Award Recipient
  • Virginia Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" 2015
  • Martindale-Hubbell Client Distinction Award for Excellence in Quality of Service, Overall Value, Responsiveness, and Communication Ability

Legal Education Classes Taught & Published Works

  • Impact of Post-Separation Adultery, Docket Call, Fall, 2010
  • Will the Court Kick Him Out?, Docket Call, Winter, 2011
  • Who Gets the Family Pet, Docket Call, Spring , 2011
  • Interrogatory Limit in Juvenile and Domestic Relations Cases, Docket Call, Summer 2011
  • Nine Points About Petitioning for Protective Orders, Docket Call, Spring 2012
  • What's Love Got To Do With It? Premarital Agreements, Docket Call Summer 2012
  • The Fifth Amendment and Adultery, Docket Call, Winter 2012
  • Calling Children As Witnesses in Custody Cases, Docket Call, Spring 2013
  • How Much Is This Going To Cost? Docket Call, Winter 2013