Jessica C. Boutwell

Jessica Boutwell | CowanGates | Family Law Attorney in Richmond, VARichmond, Virginia


phone  804-320-9100
fax 804-320-2950
Jessica Boutwell practices family law at CowanGates, focusing on divorce, child custody and visitation, spousal support, child support, and premarital agreements.
Jessica graduated with honors from the University of Virginia, where she studied French and linguistics. She obtained her law degree from William & Mary School of Law. While at William & Mary, Jessica served as the co-chair of the Public Service Fund, a teaching assistant with the legal skills program, and a member of the William & Mary Law Review. She was one of twenty students to receive the Dean’s Certificate recognizing leadership and contributions to the law school, and her student Note was published in the Law Review.
Jessica is a member of the Virginia Trial Lawyers’ Association, the Metro Richmond Women’s Bar Association, and the Henrico County Bar Association. She is admitted to practice law in Virginia, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, and the District of Columbia.
Areas of Practice: 
Family Law
Bar & Court Admissions:
Virginia, 2012
District of Columbia, 2014
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
The College of William Marshall Wythe Law School, Williamsburg, Virginia, 2012
William and Mary Law Review Public Service Fund, Co-Chair
Dean’s Certificate
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, 2008
B.A., French and Linguistics
Virginia Arts & Sciences Council
French Distinguished Majors Program
Under Oath Pre-Law Magazine
Virginia Themis Society
UVa Club Swim
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Virginia Trial Lawyers’ Association
Metro Richmond Women’s Bar Association
Henrico County Bar Association