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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Child Custody: 30%
    8 years
  2. Juvenile: 30%
    8 years
  3. Child Abuse: 25%
    8 years
  4. Elder Law: 5%
  5. Other: 10%
  6. More 



Hourly ($250/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Charles I Cate

    Julia is very conscientious and works hard for her clients.


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  • William W Housley

    I endorse this lawyer. Tough, talented and thorough litigator.


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Contact info

Law Office of Julia Ovando

1600 Wilson Blvd, Suite 205
Arlington, VA, 22209


VAAuthorized to practice law200803/31/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalThe Law Office of Julia J.W. Ovando2009 - Present
Associate AttorneyThe Law Office of J.D. Ngando, PLC2008 - 2008
Legal InternThe Board of Immigration Appeals2008 - 2008
Law ClerkThe Datz Fountation2007 - 2007
Legal InternThe Fairfax County Circuit Court2007 - 2007
Spanish TeacherWoodside High School2002 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Arlington County Bar AssociationChair- Judicial Selection Committee2015 - Present
Arlington County Bar AssociationMember, Judicial Selection Committee2012 - Present
Alexandria Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court Best Practices CommitteeN/A2012 - Present
Arlington County Bar AssociationPast Treasurer2009 - 2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Mason University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of LawSpanishBA - Bachelor of Arts2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Arlington & Alexandria Court Appointed Special Advocate TrainingPermanency & The Law: The Child Protection System & The Courts2013