• Bio
  • Education
  • Awards
  • Professional Associations



Ms. Garrett is a graduate of George Mason University and received her Juris Doctor from Pace University School of Law, in White Plains, New York. She is admitted to practice law in Virginia and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.

Ms. Garrett is an active member of the Fairfax County Bar Association (where she is a member of the Family Law Section and previously served on the Judicial Screening Committee), the Arlington County Bar Association, the Alexandria Bar Association, and the Virginia Women’s Attorneys Association (where she is the past President of the Northern Virginia Chapter 2016-2017 and previously served as Secretary and Judicial Chair for many years). She formerly served as the Chair of the Family Law Section of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (2016-2017).

In 2016, Ms. Garrett was inducted as member of Ten Leaders – Matrimonial and Divorce Law, Age 45 & Under.  Ms. Garrett has also been included in the Top 50 Women Virginia Super Lawyers List and has been designated as a Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Super Lawyers® since 2014.  In addition, she has been included in The Best Lawyers in America since 2019.

Attorney Garrett volunteers as a conciliator through Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court in the Conciliator Program, a service offered by the Fairfax Bar Association. She has authored articles which have been published in the Virginia Family Law Quarterly published by the Family Law Section of Virginia State Bar, Virginia Lawyers Weekly and Fairfax Woman Magazine. She has organized, prepared and hosted Continuing Legal Education classes for many organizations including the Fairfax Bar Association and the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association.

She is also member of the Junior Friends of The Campagna Center in the City of Alexandria, Virginia, as well as the Old Dominion Boat Club.

  • George Mason University
  • Pace University School of Law
Awards & Recognition
  • Super Lawyers® Rising Star 2010-2016
  • Super Lawyers® List 2014-2016
Memberships & Admissions
  • Virginia State Bar
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • American Bar Association
  • Virginia Bar Association
  • Fairfax County Bar Association
  • Arlington County Bar Association
  • Alexandria Bar Association
  • Virginia Women’s Attorneys Association
  • Junior Friends of The Campagna Center