Jon D Huddleston

Jon D Huddleston

Leesburg, Virginia

Jon D. Huddleston is a principal with Sevila, Saunders, Huddleston & White, P.C. where he has practiced since his admission to the Bar in 1986. He served as the 71st President of Virginia State Bar in 2009-10. His presidential project, Virginia is for Good Lawyers, received national acclaim and the Thomson Reuters Legal Luminary Award presented by the National Association of Bar Executives. He has been active in Bar service since 1986 including service on the Bar Council and the Executive Committee of the Virginia State Bar as well as the Board of Directors of the Virginia Law Foundation. He has been frequently listed as a member of the Virginia Legal Elite by Virginia Business Magazine and has been named a "Super Lawyer" for the Washington, D. C. area and the Commonwealth of Virginia. He was named to the 2011 class of Leaders in the Law by Virginia Lawyers Media.

Mr. Huddleston is Past Chair and Executive Committee Member for the Conference for Local Bar Associations of the Virginia State Bar as well as a past member of the Board of Governors of the Young Lawyers Conference of the Virginia State Bar. He has served as a faculty member for both the Virginia State Bar Mandatory Professionalism Course and the Professionalism Court for Law Schools. He is past also a Past President of the Loudoun County Bar Association.

Mr. Huddleston's practice area includes all facets of Family Law as well as defense of driving under the influence (DUI) and serious traffic offenses. He is a frequent lecturer and serves as a faculty panelist teaching Virginia Continuing Legal Education on defense of traffic offenses and is a co-author of the Virginia CLE publication Defense of Serious Traffic Cases in Virginia.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1986

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Defense of Driving Under the Influence (DUI)
  • Serious Traffic Offenses

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1987


  • The College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of Law, Williamsburg, Virginia
    • J.D. - 1986
  • The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia
    • B.A. - 1982
    • Major: Economics
    • Major: Government

Honors and Awards

  • National Acclaim and the Thomson Reuters Legal Luminary Award
  • "Super Lawyer" for the Washington, D. C. area and the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • 2011 Class of Leaders in the Law by Virginia Lawyers Media

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Virginia State Bar, Conference of Local Bar Association, Member, Executive Committee, 1992 - 1994
  • Virginia State Bar, Board of Governors, Young Lawyers Conference, 1993 - 1996
  • Virginia State Bar, Circuit Representative, 1986 - 1993
  • Virginia State Bar, President, 2009 - 2010
  • Virginia State Bar, President-elect, 2008 - 2009
  • Virginia State Bar, Council Member, 1996 - 1997
  • Virginia State Bar, Council Member, 2001 - 2007
  • Virginia State Bar, Chair, Conference of Local Bar Associations, 1996 - 1997
  • Virginia State Bar, Executive Committee, 1991 - 1998
  • Virginia State Bar, Mandatory Professionalism Course, Faculty, 1997 - 2000
  • Virginia State Bar, Professionalism Course for Law Schools, Faculty, 2001 - Present
  • Virginia Law Foundation, Board of Directors, 2002 - 2008
  • Virginia Law Foundation, Class of Fellows, 2011 - Present
  • Loudoun Bar Association, Member, 1986 - Present
  • Loudoun Bar Association, President, 2003 - 2004
  • Loudoun Bar Association, President elect, Various Offices and Committees, 2002 - 2003
  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, 1986 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Grants Committee, Co-Chair - Jt Exploratory Committee VSB Space Needs Task Force


  • Pi Kappa Alpha
  • Phi Delta Phi