Roberta K. Henault
Family Law Attorney in Northern Virginia
Since 2000, Roberta Henault has focused her practice on all areas of Virginia
domestic relations and family law. She is experienced in equitable distribution
of assets and liabilities, child custody and visitation, abuse and neglect
cases, child and spousal support, protective orders, negotiation and preparation
of marital agreements and premarital agreements, division of retirement
assets, and adoption.
Ms. Henault has represented numerous military members, and their spouses,
and therefore has a unique knowledge of issues affecting these individuals,
including division of retired pay, survivor benefits, and medical, commissary
and exchange privileges. While she believes that a negotiated settlement
in family law cases is preferable, she has extensive litigation experience
and has impressive experience and sensitivity in assisting individuals
navigate what is most often an emotionally difficult time. Ms. Henault
has been recognized by Super Lawyers® as a rising star in 2007 and
been selected for inclusion in
Super Lawyers® lists since 2013.
Ms. Henault received her Juris Doctor degree,
cum laude, from Suffolk University Law School and graduated
magna cum laude from Stonehill College in North Easton, Massachusetts. She was admitted
to the Massachusetts Bar in 1999, the Virginia Bar in 2000, and the Bar
of the District of Columbia in 2001.
Ms. Henault is a member of the Virginia State Bar and Fairfax Bar Association
Family Law Sections, the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, and the Virginia
Women's Attorney Association.