Rixon C. Rafter (Rix) is a civil litigation attorney with broad experience in the government, business, and the law. Rix served as a military officer and warfighter afloat and ashore, during the Cold War and both Gulf Wars, for over 20 years before taking up the bar.
Rix put himself through law school nights and weekends while serving as a Pentagon staff officer and later as DOD consultant in Washington DC.
Rix currently is in private practice in Northern Virginia where he is an active member of the Federal Bar Association, the Virginia State Bar, the Virginia Bar Association, the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, and the Fairfax County Bar Association.
Rix is a life member of the Disabled American Veterans and Veterans of Foreign Wars and sits on the boards of numerous civic and community groups. Rix is an experienced endurance athlete, a marathoner, a USMC Running Club member, and a Northern Virginia Swim League official.