The law firm of Owen & Owens is pleased to announce that five of the firm’s attorneys were recognized as 2021 Virginia Super Lawyers®. This recognition is given to lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement, with only five percent of attorneys in Virginia receiving this honorable distinction.
Super Lawyers®, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas. Only 5% of licensed attorneys in Virginia are selected for inclusion by Super Lawyers after an extensive nomination, peer review, and editorial research process.
Mary Burkey Owens was recognized as a Top Rated Family Law and Divorce Lawyer. She was named to the Top 50 Attorneys in Richmond, Top 50 Women Attorneys in Virginia, and Top 100 Virginia Super Lawyers lists, indicating she had one of the highest point totals in the nomination, research and review process. This is the 15th consecutive year Owens has been named to the Virginia Super Lawyers® list in the Family Law category. Owens has handled complex custody, divorce, support and equitable distribution cases for over 25 years and has been trained both as a mediator and as a collaborative lawyer
Julie Cillo was recognized as a Top Rated Family Law and Divorce Lawyer. She was also named to the Top 50 Attorneys in Richmond, Top 50 Women Attorneys in Virginia, and Top 100 Virginia Super Lawyers lists. Julie Cillo has over 20 years of experience in family law and focuses her practice on divorce, equitable distribution, child custody, child support, alimony, property settlement agreements, prenuptial agreements, and other domestic relations issues.
Joe Owen was selected for Virginia Super Lawyers® in the General Litigation category, as he has been for the past 13 consecutive years. Owen is a successful trial lawyer representing individuals and businesses in civil and commercial litigation, criminal defense, personal injury, real estate, estate planning, corporate and construction law.
Samuel Kaufman was selected for the Top Rated General Litigation Lawyers category for the 12th consecutive year. He began his legal practice in 2002 and represents both businesses and individuals in general litigation, commercial litigation, and real estate matters.
Wyatt Taylor was recognized as a Top Rated Family Law and Divorce Lawyer Rising Star. Wyatt J. Taylor has focused his practice on family law matters over the past ten years, specifically with issues relating to divorce, equitable distribution, custody, visitation and support.
Owen & Owens PLC was founded on the premise that every client matters. Partners W. Joseph Owen III, Mary Burkey Owens, Samuel J. Kaufman, along with senior attorney Julie M. Cillo, and associates Jeremiah M. Yourth, Ross Allen, Rachel DeGraba, Mallory Brennan and Wyatt Taylor are interested in people first, not simply their legal issues.
The attorneys at Owen & Owens PLC are experienced in handling all types of Family Law matters, including divorce, custody, visitation, child support, spousal support, property settlement agreements, prenuptial agreements and adoption. Owen & Owens is committed to effective, reliable and personal service. If you or someone you know is in need of legal representation, the attorneys at Owen & Owens are prepared to represent you in your time of need.