James Ray Cottrell - Cottrell Fletcher Bartol & Cottrell, P.C.

James Ray Cottrell

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1989
Phone: 703-836-2770

James Ray Cottrell is a trial and appellate attorney who limits his practice to highly contested family law matters in the Commonwealth of Virginia. During the last 33 years, he has tried in the trial courts numerous cases involving every conceivable issue in that field and has numerous reported appellate cases which he has argued  before the Virginia Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of Virginia. He is a former Chairman of the the Virginia State Bar Family Law Section's Board of Governors and served on various bar committees. Mr. Cottrell is a frequent lectuer at bar events and speaks annually to the advanced family law section at the University of Richmond Law School. Mr. Cottrell is also a co-author of the well regarded  treatise, Virginia Family Law: Theory and Practice, and has been featured in several articles in magazines as a result of cases of well known individuals he has represented.

Virginia Military InstituteBA 1974University of RichmondJ.D. 1976

Office Location

5845 Richmond Highway, Suite 800
Alexandria, VA 22303
United States

Practice Areas

Family Law (Alimony, Child Custody, Divorce, Enforcement and Modification, Equitable Division, Litigation, Marital Settlement Agreements, Prenuptial Agreements, Valuation)