Laila Raheen

Laila Raheen

Raheen Family Law, P.C.
  • Divorce, Family Law
  • District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia
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Laila Raheen is the Principal Attorney at Raheen Family Law, P.C., practicing exclusively family law. She is experienced in handling every type of family law matter in Virginia, including separation, divorce, custody, visitation, and support cases. Ms. Raheen represents clients in Fairfax, Manassas, Alexandria, Arlington, and all across Northern Virginia.

Ms. Raheen is known as a no-nonsense, aggressive advocate for her clients. Her goal is to provide a vigorous, thorough and honest representation.

Ms. Raheen graduated from the University of Richmond School of Law (cum laude) and the University of Toronto (with honors).

Ms. Raheen began her legal career in 2013. She worked for several different firms in Northern Virginia where she gained valuable experience in civil litigation and trial practice. Ms. Raheen has been practicing exclusively family law since 2015, working on a large number of divorce, child custody, child visitation and support cases.

Ms. Raheen's courtroom skills, attention to detail and tireless work ethic have consistently translated into positive results for her clients. Ms. Raheen has received a large number of excellent reviews and testimonials online. She was included in the 2022 edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for her work in Family Law. Ms. Raheen has been named a Super Lawyers Rising Star every year since 2018. Finally, she currently holds a perfect 10.0 rating from Justia.

Ms. Raheen resides with her husband and son in Northern Virginia.

Practice Areas
    Divorce
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
District of Columbia
District of Columbia Bar
ID Number: (inactive)
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Maryland
Maryland Court of Appeals
ID Number: (inactive)
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Virginia
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4th Circuit
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U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
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Languages
  • English
  • Persian
Professional Experience
Principal Attorney
Raheen Family Law, P.C.
- Current
Lead Senior Associate Attorney
Livesay & Myers, P.C.
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Associate
Glasser and Glasser, P.L.C.
Associate
JHS Family Law Group, P.L.C.
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Associate
Raheen Law Group, P.C.
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Summer Clerk for the Honorable Judge Melvin R. Hughes
Richmond Circuit Court
Summer Intern
Kronzek & Cronkright PLLC
Education
University of Richmond School of Law
J.D. (2013) | Law
cum laude; Moot Court Competition; Award for Highest Achievement in Federal Civil Procedure; CALI Award for Business Litigation
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Ryerson University
Chemical Analysis Certificate (2010) | Biochemistry
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University of Toronto
B.S. (2008) | Biological Anthropology
Honors: with honors
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Awards
Client Reviewed 5.0/5.0
Martindale-Hubbell
10.0 Superb Rating
Avvo
Ones to Watch
Best Lawyers
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
2018-2023
Rising Star
Super Lawyer
Selected to Rising Stars: 2018 - 2022
Clients’ Choice Award
Avvo
2016, 2017
10 Best Family Law Attorneys in Virginia for Client Satisfaction
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
2016, 2017
Top Contributor Award
Avvo
Professional Associations
Fairfax Bar Association
Member
Current
Activities: CLE Committee, Circuit Court Committee
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Prince William Bar Association
Member
Current
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American Bar Association
Member
Current
Activities: Family Law Section
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Virginia Women's Attorney Association
Member
Current
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Virginia State Bar
Member
- Current
Activities: Family Law Section
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Grounds for Divorce in Virginia
Raheen Family Law Blog
Speaking Engagements
Virginia Judicial System, Langston Middle School
Websites & Blogs
Website
Fairfax Family Lawyer
Website
Laila Raheen Website Profile
Blog
Fairfax Family Lawyer Blog
Contact & Map
Raheen Family Law
10505 Judicial Dr Suite 310
Fairfax, VA 22030
Telephone: (703) 223-5295
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed (Today)
Sunday: Closed
Notice: Evening and weekend appointments available.