Our Practice

ALG is a boutique law firm comprised entirely of experienced attorneys. Our practice focuses on issues related to technology, litigation, and real estate/land use.

In Memoriam

Our close friend and colleague Jeff Matsuura, who was Of Counsel to ALG for over 20 years,  passed away unexpectedly on August 18, 2023. He was an outstanding lawyer with a great personality. He will be sorely missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him.

FCC/Telecom

Our lawyers have many years of experience representing clients before the Federal Communications Commission. The FCC, based in Washington, D.C., exercises regulatory authority over…

New Technologies

The increasingly rapid development and deployment of new technologies present a broad range of legal, regulatory, and policy issues. ALG lawyers have experience dealing with the challenge…

Intellectual Property

At the heart of any modern product, service, or technology is some type of intellectual property, whether it is a copyright, trademark, patent, or, most likely, some combination of the three…

International Law

ALG lawyers have worked internationally on technology related legal and policy issues. Countries in which they have worked include: Ireland, Macedonia, Azerbaijan, Israel, Jordan, Ukraine, Lebanon, New Zealand, China…

Litigation

Our lawyers have an active litigation practice. They have appeared in both federal and state courts and have represented U.S. and offshore clients on technology, contract, regulatory and land use matters…

Real Estate/Land Use

ALG provides a host of legal services to promote and protect the real property interests of our clients, including drafting and negotiating commercial and residential leases, and contracts for…

Latest News

Data Privacy & Security Blog

Artificial Intelligence Algorithms and The Challenges They Pose For Data Privacy*

Algorithms are computer code that forms the heart of all computer software, including artificial intelligence ...

Koons Automotive Company Data Breach: Lessons for Businesses & Consumers*

Jim Koons Automotive Company, a well-established network of car dealerships in this region, currently is ...

“Overemployment”:  A Legal Challenge for Virtual Workers and Their Employers*

For many years, certain industries, technology for example, have dealt with a work trend characterized ...

Latest News

Real Estate and Land Use Blog

ALG FIGHTS “CITY HALL” ON BEHALF OF OUR CLIENTS

There is an expression “you can’t fight City Hall.”  But at ALG, we don’t believe ...

ALG Defeats Fairfax County BOS at the Va. Supreme Court

On March 23, 2023, the Virginia Supreme Court issued an important ruling in favor of ...

Traps for the Small Landlord: Potential Awards of Attorney’ Fees to Tenants Under the VRLTA

Residential leases normally are written by, or on behalf of, landlords. As such, they often ...