James W. Korman


Bean, Kinney & Korman, P.C.


2300 Wilson Blvd., 7th Fl.
Arlington VA, 22201
Phone: (703) 525-4000
Fax: (703) 525-2207


Practice emphasizes Traditional Client Representation and Litigation with particular focus on complex divorces involving the division of marital assets including stock options, pension plans, investment and business interests for high net worth individuals.



  • Alexandria , Virginia
  • Arlington, Virginia
  • Fairfax, Virginia
  • Falls Church , Virginia
  • Loudoun, Virginia

Legal Organizations

Board of Governors, Virginia State Bar Family Law Section, 2005-2009; Member: Virginia Trial Lawyers Assn.; Virginia State Bar Family Law Section, Board of Governors, 2005-pres.; George Mason University Law School, Adjunct Professor of Trial Advocacy, 1996-pres.; Fairfax Circuit Court, Neutral Case Evaluator, 1995-pres.; Virginia State Bar, Council Member, 1982-1988, 1998-2004; Arlington Bar Assn., President, 1981-1982.


Listed in "Best Lawyers in America," 1995-pres.; "Best Lawyers in America", "Lawyer of the Year" in Family Law for Washington, D.C. Area, 2012, "Who's Who in America," 1990-pres.;"Top Divorce Lawyers", Washingtonian Magazine, 2000, 2004, 2007, 2009, 2012; "Super Lawyers," 2006-Present. Certified Arbitrator.

CLE Presentations

Advanced Family Law, 2009; Family Law, 2006; "Taking and Defending Depositions, 2005; Litigation For Paralegals, 2000; Rehabilitative Spousal Support, 1999; Pendente Lite Support and Custody, 1998; Discovery in a Support Cases, 1996.


"Adultery and the Fifth Amendment," The Matrimonial Strategist, April 2012. "Divorce and The Professional", Leading Divorce Lawyers, Aspatore Books, 2004; "To Love, Honor and Do Violence: Interspousal Immunity,'' ABA Family Advocate, 1979.

AAML Chapter

Virginia Chapter: President, 2001-2003; Vice President, 1996-1999.