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Laura Blair Butler joined Tucker Griffin Barnes in May of 2005 after having practiced law in Charlotte, North Carolin since 1995.  Ms. Butler dedicates her practice exclusively to the area of family law, including child custody, child and spousal support and equitable distribution.  Ms. Butler attended Washington and Lee University School of Law in Lexington, Virginia and is a member of both the North Carolina and Virginia State Bars.



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Contact info

Tucker Griffin Barnes P.C.

307 West Rio Road
Charlottesville, VA, 22901-1311

Lake Monticello Branch Office

Jefferson Centre, Suite 111 (Opposite Food Lion)
265 TurkeySag Trail
Palmyra,, VA, 22963


Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 40%
    21 years
  2. Child Custody: 30%
    21 years
  3. Family: 30%
    21 years



Hourly ($240-275/hour), Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • John Henkel Kitzmann

    Laura Butler is a knowlegeable, agressive, skillful advocate for her clients. I would highly recommend her to anyone seeking a family law attorney.


    John Kitzmann Divorce and separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Tracey Christine Hopper

    I endorse this lawyer. Laura Butler is well-versed in the law and is an excellent advocate for her clients. Laura also is reasonable and has a mature perspective.


    Tracey Hopper Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter


VAAuthorized to practice law200403/31/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Law FirmC'ville Weekly2013
Best Law FirmDaily Progress2013
Best Law FirmDaily Progress2012
Best Law FirmC'ville Weekly2012
Best Family Law FirmCharlottesvilleFamily Magazine2012
Best Law FirmC'ville2011
Best Law FirmDaily Progress2011
Best Family Law FirmAlbemarle Family Magazine2011
Best Family Law FirmAlbemarle Family Magazine2010
Favorite Law FirmC-ville2009
Favorite Law FirmDaily Progress2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerTucker Griffin Barnes2005 - Present
AssociateConrad Trosch & Kemmy, PA2000 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Virginia Trial LawyersFamily Law CLE Committee2009 - Present
Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationCLE Committee2006 - Present
Virginia State BarMemberN/A
North Carolina Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Family Law SectionChair2011 - 2012
Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationVice Chair Family Law Committee2010 - 2011
Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationFamily Law Legislative Liaison2009 - 2010
Publication nameTitleDate
There's a Case for That... VTLA Family Law CLEConsidering the Factors2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Washington and Lee University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Davidson CollegeHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1992
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
CLEPreparing Equitable Distribution Forms and Final Order2013
VTLA ConventionKnow When to Hold 'Em, Know When to Fold 'Em-- Knowing When to File Suit2012
CABA CLEDiscovery Uses and Abuses2012
VTLA Paralegal ConferenceDemonstrative Evidence2011
VTLA Family Law CLEAll That Glitters Is Not Gold-- Divorce in the Golden Years2010