Joseph E. Fluet III, Esq.


As Founder of FH+H, Mr. Fluet was a leading attorney who routinely handled highly complex and sensitive legal and financial matters both nationally and internationally. He specialized in high profile and sensitive affairs that required comprehensive coordination of legal, media, political, and consulting efforts. Mr. Fluet has served as lead attorney on a wide variety of matters, including complex international mergers and acquisitions, government contract negotiations, internal financial investigations, high profile criminal defense cases, complex civil litigation, and corporate formation overseas.His clients ranged from technology and professional services firms to the nation’s largest aerospace, defense, and intelligence contractors. He routinely advised clients in all aspects of business and financial operations both domestically and abroad. Mr. Fluet also represented local small business and individuals, and has sat on several corporate boards. Earlier in his career, he served as a judicial law clerk to the Chief Judge of the United States Court...

Jennifer S. Huber, Esq.


Ms. Huber is widely-recognized as an elite international trade and business transactions attorney with an exceptional ability to bring creative business and legal solutions to fast-paced, high-risk environments.  She has particular experience negotiating and closing complex international transactions involving numerous parties, complex regulatory requirements, corporate formation overseas, and the interplay of foreign and domestic law in emerging economies.  Ms. Huber routinely counsels corporate clients in all aspects of cross-border transactions, including export control, anti-bribery and corruption, international joint ventures negotiation, structuring, and documentation, and establishment of foreign subsidiaries.  Her practice also includes counseling in international compliance support, including ITAR, EAR, OFAC, FCPA, foreign ownership, control and influence (FOCI) mitigation, and the review of transactions requiring approval by the Committee of Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).  Ms. Huber has specific expertise in the defense, intelligence, and security...

Francis Q. Hoang, Esq.


As a Partner with FH+H, France Hoang represents, advises, and counsels middle market companies on a wide variety of matters, including sensitive government inquiries and internal investigations, corporate compliance, corporate governance, and government contracts law. Holding an active security clearance, Mr. Hoang has unique and extensive experience with the defense, intelligence, and homeland security industries.Before joining FH+H, Mr. Hoang served as Associate Counsel to the President of the United States. In this capacity, he represented the White House in a myriad of investigations and other sensitive matters before Congress, the GAO, and other government agencies; and provided legal counsel to the Homeland Security Council.Mr. Hoang's prior experience also includes brief service as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Eastern District of Virginia, as well as practice at Williams & Connolly LLP. He was also a judicial law clerk to Judge Thomas Griffith of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and summer law clerk to Judge Jamie Baker of the U.S. Court of Appeals...

Thomas M Craig, Esq.

Managing Partner

Thomas Craig is the Managing Partner with FH+H.  Mr. Craig represents, advises, and counsels individuals and entities in a wide variety of matters, including complex civil litigation, sensitive government inquiries and internal investigations, government contracting, export and other regulatory compliance, structuring business transactions, and criminal defense. Mr. Craig specializes in high profile and high risk matters that require comprehensive coordination of legal, media, political, and consulting efforts.Mr. Craig has extensive experience representing government contractors in high stakes litigation.  Mr. Craig assisted a major defense manufacturer in obtaining a nine figure judgment from its principle subcontractor in a case involving allegations of overcharging and trade secret violations.  His other matters include breach of contract claims against the government, enforcement of work share agreements, violations of non-competition agreements, bank fraud claims, grand jury subpoenas and alleged trade secret violations.  He also has extensive employment law experience...

Jack L. White, Esq.


Mr. White’s litigation and appellate expertise spans the range of state and federal venues in several states through the United States Supreme Court. Mr. White counsels companies, board of directors, municipalities, and a variety of individual and corporate clients on a wide array of matters, including corporate structuring, governance, and business transactions, litigation for Indian Tribes, employment matters, civil litigation, white collar criminal defense, compliance with federal, state, and local regulations and ordinances, and individual rights under both the federal and state constitutions, including 42 USC Section 1983. Having testified before the United States Senate Judiciary Committee, Mr. White has extensive experience representing clients and preparing them for congressional testimony.Mr. White also provides clients with broad experience at all stages of litigation and alternative dispute resolution, as well as regulatory inquiries. He has experience in government investigations, discrimination claims, constitutional matters, security claims, white collar matters, bankruptcies,...

Hugh P. Quinn, Esq.


Mr. Quinn brings a unique skill set to every matter in which he is involved. In addition to being an attorney, Mr. Quinn holds an M.B.A. and is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Fraud Examiner.  This exceptional combination of abilities puts Mr. Quinn in a small universe of attorneys that truly understand the business ramifications of legal decisions.Mr. Quinn has provided business and litigation consulting services to a variety of clients, including individuals and Fortune 100 companies for over 30 years.  Mr. Quinn represents, advises, and counsels these entities in a wide variety of matters, including litigating complex civil litigation before both Federal and State Courts, advising on government inquiries and internal investigations, assisting in the formation of business entities both here and abroad, and structuring complex transactions.  He currently focuses his practice on matters involving the appropriate internal controls of a corporation including those subject to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act as well as the proper accounting treatment associated with...

Craig A. Guthery, Esq


Mr. Guthery is a skilled and experienced general commercial litigator, having represented clients in diverse matters involving private and government contracts; business torts; fraud; employment; and regulatory issues.  He has practiced before numerous federal and state courts, federal agencies, and domestic and international arbitration panels.  Mr. Guthery also leads the firm’s Trademark, Copyright, and Trade Secrets practice, counseling and representing clients in trademark prosecution, copyright registration, trade secret protection, licensing, infringement actions, and other related litigation.  Mr. Guthery has well-recognized expertise in matters involving science, technology, and the Internet and has significant experience working with experts on highly complex matters in fields ranging from the operation of commercial Internet web sites to biopharmaceutical drug development.Mr. Guthery received a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center in 1998, cum laude. He was a member of the Georgetown Law Journal and served as Articles Editor in 1996-97. He earned a B.S. from the...

Richard Scully, Esq


Mr. Scully is a well-rounded corporate and commercial transactions attorney, providing strategic legal solutions to public and private companies.  He has longstanding experience advising on business acquisitions, corporate governance, finance and securities.    Mr. Scully also counsels corporate clients in all aspects of commercial transactions, including outsourcing, technology procurement, real estate and immigration.    Previously, Richard practiced in-house, providing business and legal advice to a public US telecommunications holding company and a foreign exchange trading concern. Before this, he worked at a global law firm, with a focus on corporate mergers and acquisitions and securities.Prior to private practice, Mr. Scully served as a diplomat for the US Department of State, holding a security clearance and negotiating the acquisition and disposal of US real estate holdings abroad, including the exchange of properties in Germany following reunification, embassy land acquisitions in South America and Africa and complex lease negotiations in the Middle...

Milton C. Johns, Esq.


Milton C. Johns has been in private practice for over 17 years and has spent almost 30 years in government and defense contracting arenas in a variety of roles. He is an adjunct professor of Business Law at Northern Virginia Community College, and a former adjunct professor of business law at Strayer University in Woodbridge, Virginia and of legal research and writing at George Mason University School of Law.Mr. Johns’ primary areas of practice are in business litigation, corporate law and formation, government contracts and serving as counsel for government contracting companies. This practice includes drafting and review of nondisclosure agreements, teaming agreements, contracts (prime and sub), compliance review and advice (FAR, DFARS, ITAR, EAR, SBA), novations, mergers and acquisitions, GSA Schedules, NISPOM security matters and employment law. Mr. Johns prosecutes and defends bid protests at the Government Accountability Office and at the Court of Federal Claims. He assists clients with establishing Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses, Woman Owned Small Businesses and HUB Zone...

Stephanie S. Olson, Esq.


Ms. Olson has achieved an impressive reputation as a transactional attorney with a unique blend of business, compliance, leadership, negotiation and drafting skills. Her experience in guiding clients through all stages of corporate endeavors is both broad and deep, covering the full spectrum of negotiated transactions. Clients consistently rely on Ms. Olson for her high-level guidance and collaborative approach, which reflect the critical training and discipline of a large NYC law firm, as well as the practical perspective and insight of in-house counsel.During her 13 years as in-house counsel, the last four as General Counsel of a start-up firm that grew into a NYSE-traded billion dollar company, Ms. Olson became adept at structuring business combinations that satisfied a web of related, yet often conflicting objectives. Ms. Olson’s innovative solutions and straightforward advice reflect the breadth of her legal experience, insight and business acumen.Ms. Olson offers sophisticated and coordinated real-time legal advice across the full range of corporate transactions and related matters,...

Randy E. Miller, Esq.


Randy Miller has more than thirty years of experience as an international trade attorney with expertise in international trade law compliance and policy, international regulatory compliance, market access efforts involving foreign regulatory barriers, trade litigation, and World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement. He’s also experienced with export compliance law and has provided general business advice and corporate counseling to companies seeking to do work overseas.Mr. Miller has held several positions in the U.S. government. As recently as 2013, he served as the Senior Legal Advisor to the U.S. Mission to the WTO based in Geneva, where he represented the United States before the WTO. In 2010 he worked at USTR in Washington handling WTO and regional disputes and advising negotiators of the multi-country Trans-Pacific Partnership.  Earlier in his career he worked on Capitol Hill for Senator Robert Dole (R-KS) and Representative Keith Sebelius (R-KS).Mr. Miller previously served as head of the International Group at Hogan and Hartson (now Hogan Lovells) and started that firm’s...

David S. Jonas, Esq.


David S. Jonas brings to FH+H his extensive experience in national security issues and is recognized as one of a handful of experts worldwide in nuclear nonproliferation law. He is an accomplished senior executive with diverse legal, business, government relations, strategic planning, and leadership/management experience. Mr. Jonas served as General Counsel of two federal agencies following his distinguished Marine Corps service that included arguing the case of Davis v. United States, 512 U.S. 452 (1994) at the U.S. Supreme Court, becoming the first judge advocate in the history of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force to do so. He received the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces Award for Excellence in Legal Writing and was selected as the Outstanding Career Judge Advocate in the Marine Corps.  He concluded his military service as a lieutenant colonel.Mr. Jonas is a frequent speaker and prolific author on nuclear nonproliferation matters and was a lead negotiator on the U.S. – India Civil Nuclear Agreement. His major practice areas are international and national security law...

Kate Cooper, Esq.


Ms. Cooper heads up our Tampa, Florida office and specializes in litigation and alternative dispute resolution and is an accredited Veteran's Affairs Attorney. Ms. Cooper has successfully used mediation, arbitration, neutral evaluation, and collaborative law for over a decade and has represented thousands of clients in both civil and criminal practice. As a civil litigator, Ms. Cooper represented and advised clients on a wide variety of matters relating to business law including helping clients form a new company or protect their current venture. Ms. Cooper has represented start-ups, established businesses large or small, and employers. She also handles cases involving the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), family law, and landlord/tenant disputes. In her government practice Ms. Cooper has served in Florida as both an Assistant State Attorney for the Sixth Judicial Circuit and as an Assistant Public Defender in the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit. She has appeared before almost every judge in the Thirteenth Circuit and in one year alone argued and...

Richard C. "Rich" Gross, Esq.


Brigadier General (US Army, ret.) Rich Gross is a partner at FH+H. Mr. Gross provides extensive knowledge and experience in all facets of national security law and international law. He has a proven record of providing sound judgment and counsel to some of the nation’s most senior decision-makers, marked by his final active duty assignment as the Legal Counsel to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Mr. Gross also understands how to handle challenging operational issues in complex environments and provides superb strategic and operational advice to mitigate legal risks. As an advocate, Mr. Gross has conducted multiple hearings and briefings for Congressional oversight committees on a wide range of defense topics resulting in a greater legislative understanding of, and support for, defense actions.Additionally, Mr. Gross is a sought-after public speaker, on both the law and leadership, having spoken at several national and international conferences and speaking engagements.  He has given lectures, taught classes, and participated in panels at several law schools, to include Harvard,...

Adam Munitz, Esq.

Senior Associate

Adam Munitz is a senior associate with FH+H. Mr. Munitz represents, advises, and counsels companies and individuals in a wide variety of matters including foreign investment, export compliance, international business transactions, foreign ownership, control and influence, reviews by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (“CFIUS”), and government contracting. Holding a security clearance, Mr. Munitz has spent years supporting agencies and corporations in the defense and national security sectors.Mr. Munitz’s practice focuses on solving clients’ complex legal and business challenges in the following areas:  foreign investment; foreign ownership, control, and influence mitigation; export compliance; anti-corruption; federal contracts; defense contracts; suspension and debarment; corporate transactions, contracts, and agreements; international transactions; and mergers and acquisitions.Mr. Munitz attended The Elliot School of International Affairs at The George Washington University, graduating magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa in 2006 with dual concentrations in Conflict...

Marzia Momen


Marzia Momen is an Associate with FH+H. Ms. Momen represents, advises, and counsels companies and individuals in a wide variety of matters including corporate transactions, regulatory compliance matters, and business transactions.Ms. Momen has experience with contracts, settlement agreements, real estate, business formation, development, and acquisition, and complex litigation. Ms. Momen earned a Bachelor of Arts in Government and International Relations from George Mason University, graduating magna cum laude, and received her J.D. from Antonin Scalia Law School (formerly George Mason University School of Law) in 2013. 

Marlena F. Ewald, Esq.


Marlena Ewald is an Associate with FH+H. Ms. Ewald represents, advises, and counsels companies and individuals in a wide variety of matters including government contracting, sensitive government inquiries, internal investigations, corporate transactions, export and other regulatory compliance matters.Ms. Ewald has had first-hand experience working as in-house counsel at a government contractor company that provided financial management technology services to various government agencies.  Ms. Ewald has experience with compliance, internal investigations, government contracting, contracts, subcontracts, licensing, settlement agreements, asset sales, and bankruptcy. Ms. Ewald earned a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Hispanic Studies from the College of William & Mary, and graduated from Georgetown University Law Center while working full-time.

Jill F. Helwig, Esq.


Jill Helwig is Counsel with FH+H focusing primarily on litigation matters.  Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Helwig was associated with the New Jersey law firm of Tafaro & Flynn, PA where she specialized in professional liability defense.  During her tenure with the firm, Ms. Helwig gained significant experience in all phases of the litigation process defending physicians and hospitals in complex medical malpractice matters, appearing before both the trial and appellate courts in New Jersey. Since first joining FH+H as an associate, Ms. Helwig has continued to develop an expertise in litigation with an expansion in to other types of matters including corporate and partnership disputes, employment law, intellectual property and others. Ms. Helwig graduated from Montclair State College and received her law degree from Seton Hall University School of Law while working full time.

Phillip Carter, Esq.


As Counsel with FH+H, Mr. Phillip Carter represents and counsels companies on matters involving government contracts, corporate and national security law, based on his extensive expertise and experience at the intersection of law, business, and national security.Prior to joining FH+H, Mr. Carter managed Caerus Associates, a strategy and design firm, responsible for a diverse array of corporate functions including accounting, finance, human resources, legal, and contracts, as well as overall corporate operations. Mr. Carter also practiced government contracts and national security law with McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP (now part of Dentons). In that role, Mr. Carter assisted clients with design and implementation of compliance systems; conducted compliance audits and internal investigations; represented clients in bid protests and government contracts litigation; assisted government contractor clients with prime contract and subcontract issues; counseled clients on national security regulations relating to export controls and classified information; and assisted clients with merger and...

Dean G. Popps, Esq.

Senior Counsel

Mr. Popps, Senior Counsel to FH+H, provides strategic advice and legal counsel to a wide variety clients, assisting them with their most demanding and challenging legal, business, and financial challenges. He previously served with distinction at the highest levels of government and is an experienced business executive with strong ties to the defense, intelligence, and telecommunications industries. Mr. Popps’s many accomplishments are highlighted by his leading the 42,000+ person Army acquisition workforce with 600+ Programs of Record and by his being the first appointee (by House Speaker John Boehner) to the Commission on Wartime Contracting (CoWC), an independent, bipartisan legislative commission established to study wartime contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan. He currently serves as Co-Chair of the Strategic Materials Council, a public policy group dedicated to the security of the nation’s critical supply chains.Mr. Popps was previously deployed as the Director of Military Industrial Conversion to the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA-Iraq) and was instrumental in...

James "Jef" Edward Fagan

Of Counsel

James Edward Fagan (“Jef”) is a seasoned litigator and counselor with twenty-five years of experience as a practicing attorney. He has represented both small and large companies and has spent one half of his career as in-house counsel to two large governmental entities. He brings a mature and measured approach to legal matters, and his primary objective is the prompt and efficient resolution of disputes and legal concerns. Jef provides legal counsel and advice to entities across the nation in labor and employment, government contracts and education law. He represents employers, companies and municipalities in all state and federal courts in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia. Jef is ready to guide your company as in-house counsel, as well as assist with all of your government contracts and litigation needs.

David Delaney

Of Counsel/Counsel

As Counsel at FH+H Mr. Delaney focuses his practice on clients’ cyberspace needs. He advises on a wide range of business issues arising under international, federal, and state law, including data security, privacy, breach response, product development, contracts, internal policies, and regulatory compliance. Mr. Delaney can also advise officers and directors on strategic risk management, corporate governance, and leadership programs.As Deputy Associate General Counsel at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security until 2013 Mr. Delaney represented the Department in discussions with the White House, Congress, federal agencies, and state governments on cybersecurity, national security communications, emergency management, chemical facility security, law enforcement, intelligence, and other programs. He advised senior political appointees and career officials on legal, policy, regulatory, operational, and ethics aspects of these programs. He was elevated to the senior executive service in 2011 and teamed with the Judge Advocate General of the U.S. Coast Guard to establish a leader development...

Mary Beth Long

Of Counsel

Ms. Long is the first-ever Senate confirmed female Assistant Secretary of Defense and worked directly with Secretaries of Defense Rumsfeld and Gates on the Department’s highest priority issues. As the Defense Secretary’s principle advisor on the Middle East, Europe and Africa, including Iraq and Afghanistan, Ms. Long represented the Department of Defense at the National Security Council, the White House, and with foreign Ministers of Defense. Ms. Long also served as the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Asia and Southeast Asia, as well as the Western Hemisphere. She also was Deputy Assistant Secretary for Counter Narcotics where she had direct responsibility for a budget in excess of $1 billion. Ms. Long for decades has worked closely with the highest levels of the military services, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Treasury, Office of National Intelligence (DNI), and the National Security Agency (NSA).Ms. Long adds to her credentials over a decade of operations experience at the CIA, where she worked on targeting narcotics, Weapons of Mass Destruction, and terrorism. She is...

William S. Aramony, Esq.

Of Counsel

William S. Aramony’s expertise in employment law and personnel security clearance matters has been refined over three decades of representing federal civilian employees, military officers, and members of the intelligence and Foreign Service communities.   He has unique and particular expertise defending individuals in response to non compete and proprietary information lawsuits, disciplinary actions and the taking of pay, professional credentials, and security clearances, but also unique expertise initiating legal actions to enforce employment discrimination laws, military Reservist rights, and to enforce other protections against unlawful employment actions.   To defend individuals and initiate actions, Mr. Aramony has litigated before multiple, different Courts, and before virtually each federal agency charged with deciding employment and security clearance matters.In addition to being Of Counsel to FH+H, Mr. Aramony owns the Law Offices of William S. Aramony and served 30-years as a Judge Advocate with the Navy Reserves.  In his Judge Advocate capacity, he commanded...

Doug O'Connell, Esq.

Of Counsel

Mr. Doug O’Connell represents companies and individuals under investigation or charged with administrative failures, regulatory violations, and white-collar crimes. He has more than two decades of experience dealing with issues such as grand jury subpoenas, civil investigative demands and federal “target letters.” Mr. O’Connell has particular expertise in investigating cases and negotiating with prosecutors or other government officials to mitigate potential liability and exposure. He has extensive jury trial experience having first-chaired more than 100 jury trials in both federal and state court.In addition, Mr. O’Connell handles select civil law matters, including defending collateral civil actions, representing whistle blowers and bringing lawsuits on behalf of plaintiffs seeking justice. He regularly represents military service members and veterans unwittingly caught in the legal system, including security clearance issues, administrative separations, and petitions for the correction of military records. Mr. O’Connell also defends service members subjected to courts martial.Along with...

Mark V. Huber

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Huber is widely recognized as an expert in financial analysis, financial systems design, financial evaluation, mergers and acquisitions, and asset valuation. He has national and international experience working with entities ranging from corporate conglomerates to “Mom and Pop” growing businesses. Mr. Huber routinely establishes and redefines financial strategies for complex and emerging firms, designs and implements financial systems and processes, and identifies unique asset and target valuation. Mr. Huber has extensive experience in specialized asset valuation, financial analysis, and corporate mergers and acquisitions. He has operated in a wide variety of industries including government contracting, information technology, legal, professional services, non-profit charitable organizations, and management consulting.

Stephanie Benavides

Financial and Budget Specialist

Stephanie received her Associates of Science in Business Administration from Northern Virginia Community College. A Dean’s list student at NVCC, Stephanie went on to pursue her Bachelors in Accounting at George Mason University graduating in May of 2012. Stephanie has worked full-time in administrative positions prior to FH+H, honing a wide array of practical business skills and experience while continuing her education. Stephanie’s fluency in Spanish and English make her a valuable asset to multiple practice areas within the firm. She has become the newest member of our financial department providing support in accounts payable, accounts receivable, budgeting and financial reporting.  In addition to a financial role, Stephanie continues to provide administrative and paralegal services to FH+H attorneys and clients. Stephanie is a proud first-time mother of daughter, Isabella.

Joel Westphal

Director Client Relations

Joel has over twenty years of experience managing and supporting comprehensive, complex legal practices, including maintaining client relationships, overseeing books and records, managing human resource and staffing matters, and providing paralegal support.Joel's work touches nearly every aspect of the firm. He believes that the keys to a successful law practice is listening to clients, earning their trust, and serving their needs. His unparalleled ability to offer clients a big picture solution to their problems, while never losing sight of the details, truly allows FH+H to set itself apart.Joel also coaches his sons in baseball and soccer, counsels special needs children in athletic endeavors, and serves on several Boards and Committees in the local community.

Robert J. Best II

Director of IT

Mr. Best is an IT professional who serves as manager, advisor, and support technician for FH+H. With over eight years of professional experience in both the private and public sectors, R.J. brings a very unique set of skills to the firm. His background in IT began at a young age. IT has consistently served as part of almost every position Mr. Best has held. He brings his passion for IT to his position with the firm.Public service has always been a personal and professional priority throughout R.J.’s life. He is a volunteer Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician with a local Fire & Rescue Department. Recently R.J. has begun to serve as an advocate for the Prince William County Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program. The CASA program is part of a nationally recognized organization that provides objective representation to children who have been victim to abuse, neglect, or exploitation. Advocates are assigned cases and are responsible for serving an oversight role representing the best interests of the child.Mr. Best has four years of public sector experience, with a...

Derek Best

IT Specialist

Mr. Best is a professional who serves as an IT specialist for FH+H. With over three years of occupational experience in the IT sector, Derek provides world-class user and infrastructure support to the firm. Derek also supports e-Discovery and data forensics processes alongside FH+H’s litigation teams. With prior experience as a support technician, database administrator, and systems administrator, Derek brings valuable skills and abilities to FH+H.

Emily Spence


Ms. Spence is a Paralegal who supports the FH+H team and its clients with research, document drafting, and litigation preparations.Prior to joining FH+H’s team Ms. Spence worked in the Virginia Department of Transportation’s NOVA Headquarters. Ms. Spence’s prior experience also includes being on several successful government contracting bid presentation teams and  working with local small businesses to improve business operations.Ms. Spence holds a B.A. from George Mason University where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. While at George Mason Ms. Spence was a member of Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society and was a Judge for George Mason University’s Honor Committee.  Ms. Spence also holds a Certificate in Paralegal Studies from George Mason University.

Natasa Kosutic

Human Resources Generalist

Natasa received her Master of Business Administration in Human Resource Management from Virginia International University and was on the Dean's List of Honor Students. Natasa received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in International Business.Prior to joining the firm as a Human Resource Generalist, she worked in Human Resources in the Bio-Pharmaceutical Industry. Natasa is responsible for FH+H's recruiting efforts, new hire and benefits orientation, employee relations and compliance with labor laws and regulations.Natasa is fluent in her native Croatian language, Bosnian and Serbian language. She is an active member of the Society of Human Resource Management.

Maria Ramirez


Ms. Ramirez is a Paralegal who supports the FH+H Litigation team and its clients with research, document drafting, and trial preparations. Prior to joining FH+H’s team, Ms. Ramirez provided Administrative and Paralegal support to a Personal Injury/ Litigation firm. At the Firm she performed a wide range of tasks, from answering phone calls as a receptionist, to managing her own files alongside the attorney.  Prior to entering the Legal field, she had an extensive background in Retail, Marketing, and Retail Management where she was chosen for her store to implement a new company wide database software. She is bilingual in English and Spanish. She holds an Associate’s Degree from Northern Virginia Community College in Paralegal Studies, where she was also a member of the Paralegal Student Association. In her free time she enjoys cheering on her favorite football team and volunteering as a Mentor for elementary school aged children.

Connie Fluet, RN, CEN

Legal Nurse Consultant, Paralegal

Connie is a Legal Nurse Consultant and brings extensive expertise in both Education and Nursing to FH+H and its clients. A registered nurse for over 16 years, Connie specializes in critical care and emergency nursing and has maintained board certification in Emergency Nursing for over 13 years. Her experience in teaching nursing to students ranging from elementary school through college allows her to bridge the medical and legal worlds.  She is is a tireless and effective advocate for FH+H clients in legal matters involving medical issues.Connie continues to work in Emergency nursing and brings that unique blend of calm-in-a-crisis, no nonsense practicality to case management for client matters as well as a compassion that comes from years of caring for those injured or ill.

Abby Cannon


Abby Cannon is a Paralegal who brings unique experience to FH+H and its clients after more than eight years of work with the U.S. Navy. As a Legal Assistant and Naturalization Clerk, Abby contributed to the adjudication of more than 500 military justice case proceedings and processed over 40 USCIS citizenship cases for USN sailors and their families. She also spent nearly three years as a congressional liaison, when she drafted congressional testimonials and provided ethics opinions and research for the Navy’s Senior Enlisted Advisor.Abby has also worked as a trial paralegal and tax law paralegal. She provided expert senior paralegal support for a high-level criminal trial processing more than two thousand case exhibits. Abby also managed electronic discovery for a two and a half month trial that required extensive eDiscovery support and collaboration.