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The Burr Law Firm

About The Burr Law Firm

Barb has many years of experience representing men and women in all aspects of domestic relations law, from divorce and custody to property distribution and financial support. Her practice is client-focused, emphasizing family-friendly approaches that minimize conflict and help clients move forward with their lives in the most positive way possible. She has served as Collaborative counsel, negotiated amicable resolutions, drafted marital settlement agreements, and litigated on behalf of hundreds of people. Barb is licensed to practice in DC and Maryland.

Also a trained mediator, Barb frequently serves in that capacity in family-law proceedings. As a former Certified Public Accountant, as well, she brings exceptional financial expertise and dispute resolution skills to family law matters.

As founding president of the DC Academy of Collaborative Professionals, Barb is one of the pioneers of Collaborative Practice in the DC area. Also a founding member of the Collaborative Practice Training Institute, Barb trains others in collaborative practice and conflict resolution. She also lectures frequently in a variety of venues on family law issues, collaborative law, and mediation. Barb co-founded two non-profit organizations, the Collaborative Project of DC and the Collaborative Project of Maryland, which strive to bring the benefits of Collaborative Practice to families of low and modest means.

Barb co-founded and helps run Third Thursdays, a free divorce workshop and has served as an instructor for the District of Columbia Bar Association's Pro Se Divorce Clinic and as a family law expert at the Family Law Self-Help Center. She is a former Treasurer and was a long time Board member of the District of Columbia Women's Bar Association. She is a member of the family law sections of the District of Columbia Bar Association and the Bar Association of Montgomery County.

A Senior Trial Attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice earlier in her career, Ms. Burr has extensive trial experience. She has served as co-counsel in groundbreaking civil rights cases before the United States Supreme Court and as adjunct professor of law at American University.

Location and Practice Areas Wise Attorney Count:

Total Offices: 1

Total Attorneys: 3

Total Office Wise Attorneys:

Locations No. of Attorneys
Washington, DC 3

Total number of Attorneys in this Practice Area:

Practice Areas No. of Attorneys
Family Law 5

Practice Area Rankings by Region

District of Columbia

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