Staff

Staff

Sherie Anne Girard Kristiansen

Law Clerk
Phone: (703) 335-9390
Fax: (703) 335-0799
Email: skristiansen@farrellandcroft.com

Sherie Kristiansen graduated cum laude from Arizona State University with a B.S. degree in Justice Studies and a minor in Psychology. She received her Juris Doctorate degree from American University, Washington College of Law, and interned with the Prince William County Attorney’s office as a summer law clerk. She is also fluent in French. Having graduated from law school, she provides valuable legal support to our clients and all of our attorneys for case management and trial preparation. Ms. Kristiansen has been a valuable member of our legal team since 2009.

Wendy S. Lough

Paralegal
Phone: (703) 335-9390
Fax: (703) 335-0799
Email: wlough@farrellandcroft.com

Wendy Lough graduated from Longwood College with a B.S. degree in Sociology, concentrating in Criminal Justice, and a minor in Psychology. She provides critical support services to our clients and attorneys, managing client documents and information, preparing and organizing discovery, and facilitating information between clients and attorneys. She brings over 25 years of valuable experience as a Family Law Paralegal to our legal team.

Melissa Ross

Administrative Support Staff
Phone: (703) 335-9390
Fax: (703) 335-0799
Email: mross@farrellandcroft.com

Melissa Ross is one of the first people to greet you when you call or visit our office. She is responsible for scheduling client appointments, facilitating client contact with the attorneys, and overseeing the tremendous volume of documents and information moving in and out of our office. She provides critical administrative support for our entire legal team. In addition to her strong administrative skills, Melissa has a personality perfectly suited to effectively assist our clients, who are often suffering with the stress and emotion that can accompany the sensitive legal issues they face. Over the past 10 years, it has been her steady, thoughtful, and reassuring manner that clients have come to appreciate and rely upon.

Kay Ranstead

Administrative Support Staff
Phone: (703) 335-9390
Fax: (703) 335-0799
Email: admin@farrellandcroft.com

Kay Ranstead provides receptionist service and critical administrative support for our entire legal team. She is responsible for scheduling client appointments and facilitating client contact with the attorneys. She is also instrumental in overseeing the tremendous volume of documents and information moving in and out of our office on behalf of our clients.

Candace A. Duke

Administrative Support Staff
Phone: (703) 335-9390
Fax: (703) 335-0799
Email: cduke@farrellandcroft.com

Candace graduated from Germanna Community College with her Legal Assistance certification and later attended Lord Fairfax Community College where she obtained her associate degree in Paralegal Studies. She provides critical administrative & legal support to attorneys and our clients which includes preparation and management of client documents, assisting in estate planning, and facilitating information between clients and attorneys.

Liz Hinton

Administrative Support Staff
Phone: (703) 335-9390
Fax: (703) 335-0799
Email: ehinton@farrellandcroft.com

Liz Hinton provides administrative support services to Farrell & Croft’s P.C. legal team and clients. Offering over twenty-five years of legal administrative support experience and a track record of strong performance in high-volume environments, she skillfully manages administrative duties and client relations for her colleagues. Liz ensures the smooth operation of the firm with her knowledge of law office management and efficient handling of client inquiries, document management, consultations, and timely access to lawyers as required.