Jillian chose to focus her career on family law because she enjoys the opportunity to effectuate real change for people’s day to day lives through the practice of law. She understands that matters relating to children or the breakdown of a family are emotional for everyone involved. She takes pride in her role to objectively guide her clients through these stressful events.
Prior to private practice, Jillian gained invaluable insight into the workings of the court system and the decision-making process of judges during her term as a judicial law clerk to the judges of the Henrico County Circuit Court. Using this experience, and drawing upon her background in various areas of family law and general civil litigation, Jillian works to craft the most effective strategy to help her clients meet their goals.