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Deborah A. Wilson



Deborah A. Wilson, Esq., is the owner of a boutique family law firm located in historic Fairfax City, Virginia. She has practiced family law for over 25 years and has earned a solid reputation as a compassionate and fair-minded attorney. An AV® rated Martindale-Hubbell attorney, she has earned the highest possible peer review rating in legal ability and ethical standards. Ms. Wilson has litigated a number of family law cases and was named 2011 Top Lawyer by Northern Virginia magazine. In 2012, she was honored to be listed in: Virginia’s Top Rated Lawyers, Washington D.C. & Baltimore’s Top Rated Lawyers, and Washington D.C.’s Women Leaders in the Law.

She has served on the Virginia State Bar (“VSB”) Disciplinary Board; VSB Professionalism Faculty; and VSB Judicial Nomination Committee. She served as a Fairfax County Circuit Court Commissioner in Chancery and currently serves as a Court Conciliator for the Fairfax County Juvenile & Domestic Relations General District Court. Ms. Wilson is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center.

Deborah A. Wilson, Attorney at Law

4161 Chain Bridge Road Fairfax, VA 22030

ph: 703.359.0070 • fax: 703.359.8190


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 34%
    24 years
  2. Child Support: 33%
    29 years
  3. Child Custody: 33%
    29 years


Payment types:

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  • Noah K. Peterson

    Deborah is a very knowledgeable family law attorney. I endorse this lawyer.


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  • Nicole K. Levy

    I endorse this attorney, whose reputation and credentials speak for themselves.


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Contact info

4161 Chain Bridge Rd
Fairfax, VA, 220304102


VAAuthorized to practice law198603/31/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
2011, 2013, 2015 Top LawyersNorthern Virginia Magazine2015
DC Women Leaders in the LawWashington Post Magazine2013
AV PreeminentMartindale-Hubbell2013
Women Leaders in the LawFortune Magazine2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney/PrincipalLaw Office of Deborah A. Wilson1997 - Present
Principal/OwnerWilson & Zepecki1994 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
Fairfax Bar Association, Family Law SectionN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Logan v. Fairfax County, 13 Va. App. 123, 128, 409 S.E.2d 460, 463 (1991Decision Affirmed on appeal
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Publication nameTitleDate
29 Howard Law Journal 481Prosecutorial Misuse of Peremptory Challenges and the Sixth Amendment.1986
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Continuing Legal Education Seminar"Family Law Practice Tips and Pitfalls"2011