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  1. Divorce: 70%
    24 years
  2. Personal Injury: 10%
    24 years
  3. Family: 10%
    24 years
  4. Child Support: 10%
    24 years



Hourly ($360/hour)

Attorney endorsements

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  • Christopher Campbell Booberg

    Brian is a well prepared and effective advocate for his clients.


    Christopher Booberg Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Brian. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


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Contact info

Barnes & Diehl, P.C.

Suite A, Centre Court
9401 Courthouse Road
Chesterfield, VA, 23832

Barnes & Diehl, P.C.

6806 Paragon Place
Suite 100
Richmond, VA



VAAuthorized to practice law199203/31/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Trial Competition WinnerT.C. Williams School of Law1991
Carrico Moot Court Competition WinnerT.C. Willaims School of Law1990
Super LawyerVirginia Super LawyersN/A
Virginia's Legal EliteVirginia Business MagazineN/A
Best Lawyer - Family Law, VirginiaBest Lawyers in AmericaN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerBarnes & Diehl, P.C.2002 - Present
Managing PartnerJones & Associates2001 - 2002
PartnerPitney, Jones & Fantl, PLC2000 - 2001
PartnerKaestner, Pitney & Jones, P.C.1994 - 2000
Association namePosition nameDuration
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Amicus Curiae CommitteeMember2008 - Present
American Academy of Matrimonial LawyersFellow2006 - Present
American Academy of Matrimonial LawyersChair, Continuing Legal Education Committee2011 - 2012
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Family Law SectionChair2005 - 2006
Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of Governors2004 - 2007
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Publications CommitteeChair2004 - 2005
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Confidential$2,955,760.00 settlement
Curry v. Marlowe$1,700,000.00 verdict
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Publication nameTitleDate
Journal of the Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationDomestic Relations for the Virginia General Practitioner2001
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Richmond, The T. C. Williams School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor1992
University of North Carolina, Chapel HillPolitical Science and EconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1988
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual Advanced Family Law SeminarValuation of Property in Equitable Distribution2011
Annual Paralegal SeminarVirginia Family Law Case Update2009
Annual SeminarGood, Better, Best: Perfecting the Appeal of Your Family Law Case2008