Rebecca Cusey


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Rebecca Cusey

Rebecca Cusey is a dedicated family law attorney, representing clients in a wide range of family law matters, including divorce, child support, child custody, spousal support, equitable distribution, as well as more complex issues such as protective orders, guardianships (including those involving disabled young adults), immigration as related to family law, and international family disputes.


Rebecca's approach to family law is characterized by a blend of legal expertise and heartfelt compassion. She understands the multifaceted financial and emotional complexities inherent in these cases and possesses a wealth of experience in family law litigation. Rebecca is unwavering in her commitment to advocating for individuals navigating the challenging landscape of state trial and appellate courts. Moreover, she has experience in settlement negotiations and effectively represents clients in mediation, striving to reach amicable resolutions. Whether guiding clients through the intricate nuances of divorce or facilitating child custody arrangements that best serve the child's interests, Rebecca possesses the legal acumen and compassion essential for navigating the emotionally charged terrain of family law.

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Prior to her legal career, Rebecca possessed significant experience in journalism, having served as an Entertainment Reporter and Critic at the Washington Post, USA Today,, and the Huffington Post. Additionally, she held the role of Managing Editor for the Entertainment Channel at

Her background in journalism has endowed her with a unique skill set—she excels in distilling intricate legal matters into clear and concise language, making her an exceptionally effective communicator in the often intricate realm of family law.

Practice Areas


  • Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University (JD, cum laude, 2017)
  • University of California at Davis (BA in English, 1994)
Bar Admissions
  • Virginia State Bar

Professional Honors and Activities

Professional Activities

  • Fairfax Bar Association, Family law section
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Tomatometer Critic,

More About Rebecca

More About Rebecca

Outside the office, Rebecca likes to travel the world with her husband John, care for her three nearly grown children, and explore the outdoors. She loves reading, is a news junkie, and still writes the occasional movie review.