Kathleen M. Hassett
Family Law Attorney in Northern Virginia
Kathleen M. Hassett focuses her practice on domestic relations and family
law matters. Ms. Hassett represents clients in Circuit Court and Juvenile
and Domestic Relations District Courts in all of Northern Virginia. She
has successfully represented clients in protective order hearings and
has experience in matters regarding child custody, visitation and support;
spousal support; and the negotiation and preparation of marital agreements
and property settlement agreements. Ms. Hassett is passionate about obtaining
the best possible outcome for her clients and works tirelessly as their advocate.
Ms. Hassett received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics at North
Carolina State University and her Juris Doctor at the George Mason University
School of Law, where she was Vice President of the Women's Law Association
and a member of the Association for Public Interest Law. She is currently
a member of the Virginia State Bar, the Fairfax Bar Association and the
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association family law sections.
Ms. Hassett dedicates time to pro bono legal services representing domestic
violence victims in protective order hearings in the District of Columbia
Superior Court and was named in the 2014 Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll for
her commitment to equal access to justice.
Ms. Hassett was raised in Northern Virginia and is committed to serving
her community. She enjoys volunteering at local elementary schools and
was chair of the committee to improve and revitalize her local community park.