Founded in 1972 by James R. Tate and Douglas E. Bywater, Tate, Bywater, Fuller, Mickelsen & Tull (“TATE BYWATER”) has grown from one office in Vienna, Virginia to a multi-office full service law firm serving the entire Washington metropolitan area. Our attorneys stand willing to assist you in courts throughout Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia.
TATE BYWATER exists to help you tackle the tough legal issues in your life. Whether you're starting a business, purchasing real estate, have suffered a major accident, or have been accused of a crime, TATE BYWATER's experienced attorneys are ready to advise and help you. We're real people, and we solve real problems. We are lawyers for your life.