Phone: (804) 783-7232
Fax: (804) 783-7291
 

Robert "Rob" Partin is a member of the Business and Professional Litigation group and a member of the Business Group.  Rob focuses the majority of his practice on representing clients in family law matters, including pre-marital agreements, separation agreements, divorce, spousal support, equitable distribution, business valuation, retirement division, military divorce, child custody and visitation, child support and adoption.

Rob has represented professionals and owners of multi-million dollar businesses in complex equitable distribution and spousal support matters. He has also represented stay-at-home mothers who have been the victims of domestic violence in difficult and emotionally charged custody and visitation cases. As a former Marine officer, Rob also understands the challenges faced by military families and how divorce affects entitlement to military benefits, including retirement. 

Rob also represents clients in appeals of family law matters, whether from a Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court to the Circuit Court or from the Circuit Court to the Virginia Court of Appeals and Virginia Supreme Court.

In addition to representing clients in family law matters, Rob draws on his prior experience as a contractor to represent clients in construction law matters. He has represented owners, architects, subcontractors and suppliers in disputes related to private and government contracts. Representative matters include representation of a national roofing contractor in a dispute regarding installation of custom metal and membrane roofs as well as representation of a local electric contractor in a dispute regarding installation of a courthouse security system by a sub-subcontractor. 

Rob received his undergraduate degree from Duke University and graduated, magna cum laude, with great honors, from the University of Richmond Law School.  Rob is based in our Richmond office and handles cases throughout Virginia.   Rob holds an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell - the highest possible rating.  Rob has also been recognized by Super Lawyers® in Family Law every year beginning in 2011 and as "Legal Elite" in Family Law/Domestic Relations by Virginia Business Magazine in 2006 and every year since 2010. 

 

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Education

B.A., Duke University
J.D., University of Richmond T.C. Williams School of Law

Admissions

  • Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Professional Affiliations

  • Virginia State Bar
  • Metropolitan Richmond Family Law Bar Association
  • Richmond Bar Association
  • Chesterfield County Bar Association
  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
  • The Lewis F. Powell, Jr. Inn of Court

 

 

■ Quick Facts

 

Education

B.A., Duke University
J.D., University of Richmond T.C. Williams School of Law

Admissions

  • Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Professional Affiliations

  • Virginia State Bar
  • Metropolitan Richmond Family Law Bar Association
  • Richmond Bar Association
  • Chesterfield County Bar Association
  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
  • The Lewis F. Powell, Jr. Inn of Court