Craig Elliott White

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Partner
Location:
Leesburg, Virginia
Phone:
703-468-0432
800-239-4122
Fax:
703-771-4161
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Craig E. White is a principal with Sevila, Saunders, Huddleston & White, P.C. in Leesburg, Virginia where he has practiced since his admission to the Bar in 1988. Mr. White practices in all aspects of family law, including but not limited to divorce, equitable distribution of property, support, and custody. He has also been a certified mediator for family law matters since 2005. Mr. White is a former Chair for the Family Law Section of the Virginia State Bar. He has been named a 'Legal Elite' by the magazine Virginia Business in both Family Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution (mediation). Mr. White has also received a peer review rating of AV from Martindale-Hubbell, its highest rating for skill and ethics. Mr. White has been named a "Super Lawyer" for the Washington, D.C. area and the Commonwealth of Virginia for Family Law (2006-2012) and was listed as a "Top Divorce Lawyer" in the February 2009 and December 2012 issues of Washingtonian magazine.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Mediation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Mediation - Family Law, Virginia Supreme Court, 2005

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 1988
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, 1991
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1997

Education

  • University of Richmond, The T.C. Williams School of Law, Richmond, Virginia
    • J.D. - 1988
    • Honors: The McNeill Law Society
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, Blacksburg, Virginia
    • B.S.cum laude - 1985
    • Major: Economics

Classes/Seminars

  • Lecturer, Real Estate Appraisers: A Comprehensive Review Of Valuation Issues In Equitable Distribution Cases, 23rd Annual Advanced Family Law Seminar
  • Moderator, The State of Spousal Support, 24th Annual Advanced Family Law Seminar
  • Moderator, Protective Orders, Jurisdictional Issues and New Developments in Family Law Plus Insights from the Bench, 26th Annual Family Law Seminar
  • Lecturer, How to Obtain and Maintain Clients: The Lawyer's Role as a Business Person and Counselor at Law, Virginia State Bar Mandatory Professionalism Course for New Admittees, 2009 - 2010

Honors and Awards

  • Named a "Legal Elite" in either family law or alternative dispute resolution (mediation) by Virginia Business magazine, 2006-2009 and 2010-2012
  • Listed as a "Top Divorce Lawyer" in Washingtonian magazine articles in 2009 and 2012
  • Named a family law "Super Lawyer" for the Washington, D.C. area and the Commonwealth of Virginia in 2006-2012
  • Received a peer review rating of AV from Martindale-Hubbell, its highest rating for skill and ethics.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 1988 - Present
  • Loudoun County Bar Association, Member, 1988 - Present
  • Virginia State Bar, 1988 - Present
  • Virginia State Bar, Board of Governors - Family Law Section Chair 2007-2008; Secretary 2005-2006; Vice Chair 2006-2007

Pro Bono Activities

  • YMCA Loudoun County Member, Board of Directors, 2007 - 2010
  • Virginia State Bar - Standing Committee on Professionalism, 2007 - 2010