SPOUSE, PARENT, and Skilled Virginia family law and CRIMINAL defense attorney

Meet Lawren D. Burroughs:

 Left: Jennifer Joy Magpoc Burroughs; Right: Lawren D. Burroughs

Left: Jennifer Joy Magpoc Burroughs; Right: Lawren D. Burroughs

A skilled trial attorney, Lawren D. Burroughs is a former Assistant Public Defender for the Office of the Public Defender in Norfolk, Virginia. Attorney Burroughs is also a former certified Guardian Ad Litem for the Commonwealth of Virginia, representing children in the cities of Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, and Portsmouth. She also has a background in retirement planning with Delaware Investments and the American Funds Group.

In addition to practicing law, she was an adjunct professor with Saint Leo University who taught in the areas of political science and criminal justice. Among the classes she taught were Intro to Law and the Legal System, Substantive Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, and Business Law. Attorney Burroughs has also lectured local attorneys seeking continuing legal education credits on the topic of complying with the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act "SCRA" and handling military issues in family law.

Attorney Burroughs is a parent of four and a lifelong resident of Virginia Beach, Virginia. She, her wife, three daughters, and son reside in Virginia Beach, Virginia and are parishioners of St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church.

To learn more about her background, please click here. To talk to a lawyer who understands the legal needs of people in Virginia Beach and the Tidewater region, please contact our law firm today.