PARTNER and MANAGING ATTORNEY FOR FAMILY LAW, DIVORCE, CUSTODY, CHILD SUPPORT AND ADOPTION
Prior to becoming an attorney I worked for over 15 years as a Mental Health Therapist counseling youths and their families. I have an affinity for children and believe they have a voice that deserves to be heard. Navigating the legal system can be extremely difficult for adults and often anxiety provoking and confusing for children and adolescents. They are are asked to make decisions that will affect their life that require guidance.
Though I am a strong proponent of the institution of marriage I understand that sometimes divorce is the best solution. As divorce is often not amicable having someone to advocate on your behalf is often necessary and well-advised.
|VA||Authorized to Practice Law||2007||02/13/2017|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers||2016|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers||2015|
|Attorney||The O'Brien Law Firm||2013 - Present|
|Attorney II||Hampton Public Defender's Office||2008 - 2013|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Virginia Association Of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||2014 - Present|
|Greater Peninsula Women's Bar Association||Member||2014 - Present|
|Hampton Bar||Member||2007 - Present|
|Regent University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2005|
|Virginia Commonwealth University||MSW - Masters Social Work||1995|
|Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University||BS - Bachelor of Science||1993|
Posted by Winston Chambers
Tue Nov 24 2015
Posted by LaMonte
Tue Oct 13 2015
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