Julia A. Yolles



o. 703-691-1235
f. 703-691-3913

Julia A. Yolles

Julia A. Yolles represents clients in all aspects of family law, including, but not limited to, contested and uncontested divorce proceedings, complex equitable distribution matters, spousal support matters, child support matters, child custody and visitation matters, post-divorce modification matters, proceedings to pursue or defend against rules to show cause, proceedings to obtain or defend against protective orders, drafting and negotiating contracts such as premarital agreements and marital settlement agreements, and other related proceedings. 


Julia combines her legal acumen with a heartfelt compassion that resonates with clients facing sensitive family law matters.  With a profound understanding of the financial and emotional complexities involved, as well as a breadth of litigation experience, Julia stands as a steadfast advocate for individuals navigating these challenging situations within state trial and appellate courts. Additionally, Julia has extensive experience with settlement negotiations and representing clients in mediation. 

Practice Areas


  • University of Mary Washington (B.A. in Sociology, cum laude, 2005)
  • The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2011)
Bar Admissions
  • Virginia State Bar, 2011


  • Courtroom Clerk, Arlington County Circuit Court (2005-2012)

Professional Honors & Activities

Professional Honors

  • Virginia Lawyers Weekly, Leaders in the Law (2023)
  • Arlington Magazine, Top Attorneys (2019, 2022)
  • Virginia Business Magazine, Legal Elite, Family Law (2019-2023)
  • The Washingtonian Magazine, Top Divorce Lawyers (2020, 2022-2023)
  • The Washingtonian, Top Lawyers, Star Legal Talent (2021)
  • The Washingtonian Magazine, Top Lawyers (2019)
  • Arlington Magazine, Top Attorneys (2019)
  • Virginia Lawyers Weekly, Rising Stars (2017)



  • Member, Fairfax Bar Association (2012-present)
  • Member, Arlington Bar Association (2012-present)
  • Member, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (2016-present) Member, American Bar Association (2022-present)
  • Director, Arlington Bar Association Young Lawyers Section (2015-2020)
  • Member, Virginia Women Attorneys Association, Northern Virginia Chapter (2015-2021)

Community Service

  • Director, Arlington Salvation Army Board of Directors, Arlington County Corps (Aug. 2014-present)
  • Volunteer, Langley Residential Support Services (June 2005-present)