FIDE Law, PLC es el bufete de abogados de elección para asuntos familiares, de inmigración, deuda y empleo en Fredericksburg, VA.



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Dedicated to defending your rights and fighting for you and your family!

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The firm’s name – FIDE Law – is an acronym for Family-Immigration-Debt-Employment.
FIDE stands for fidelity, confidence, and trust.

FIDE Law was born in July 2014 when attorney Matthew Muggeridge recognized the incredible need for affordable, efficient legal representation across the geographic region. We are a small, friendly, firm serving hundreds of clients throughout the Virginia, Maryland, and Washington D.C. area. We’re a law-firm dedicated to defending your rights and fighting for you and your family. Our fully bilingual staff (Spanish-English) is ready to help and guide you in every step of your case.


What We Do

Our name stands for Family, Immigration, Debt, and Employment; however, we are not limited to those areas of legal practice. We are knowledgeable in Criminal law and Estate planning as well.

Family Law

Family Law

Adoption, Divorce, Custody Issues, and Support



Bankruptcy, Warrant in Debt, Landlord-Tenant, etc.



Wrongful Termination, Discrimination, Dispute Settlement, etc.

Immigration Law

Immigration Law

Visas, U.S. Citizenship, Removal Proceedings, DACA, etc.

Criminal Law

Criminal Law

Misdemeanors, Traffic Violations, and Felonies

Estate Planning

Estate Planning

Wills, Trusts, Power of Attorney, etc

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How We Are Different

Our fully bilingual office takes a family-centered, cost-effective, and straightforward approach. We are sensitive to your cultural and religious concerns.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What information do you need from me in order to get started on my case?

  1. We need your information, and anything pertaining to the case that may be relevant. The more you can tell us about your case, the better we can help you!

Are we open for business during COVID-19?

Yes, we are doing video conferences, phone consultations, and masked in-person consultations by appointment only.

What will the legal fees cost me?

We are committed to providing you with the most cost-effective legal representation. We can arrange hourly, contingency, and flat fee agreements.

Do you speak Spanish?

Yes, our entire staff is fully bilingual.

What are your business hours?

Our business hours are 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. However, please feel free to call or email us after hours. We are committed to returning our client’s and potential client’s calls and emails within 24 hours or less. 

Do we do payment plans?

Yes, on a case by case bases, determined by the type of case and circumstances.

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Community Involvement

FIDE Law and its staff enjoys being an active part of the community in which they live, work and play, through sponsorships and volunteering.

Latest News

Following CDC guidelines against COVID-19, our office is now accepting in-person appointments.