Associate
cmhiggins@tatebywater.com

Caitlin joined the firm as an associate in November 2017 after practicing law for several years in Northern Virginia. She focuses her practice on family law, personal injury, estate planning, and civil litigation.  Caitlin was selected as one of the “10 Best Family Law Attorneys in Virginia for Client Satisfaction” by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys in 2016 and 2017. Moreover, she was recently selected by Super Lawyers Rising Stars for 2018 (Virginia and Washington DC).

Caitlin zealously advocates for her clients to achieve the best possible outcome in each case.  She provides her clients with knowledgeable and compassionate legal representation.  Caitlin is an active member of the Northern Virginia legal community.  She is a member of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Virginia Women Attorneys Association, and Fairfax Bar Association.

Caitlin was born in Massachusetts but raised in California.  She attended the University of California, Santa Barbara before moving east for law school at Penn State University, where she was recognized as a Pro Bono Advocate through the Muller Public Interest Program.  Caitlin now resides in Alexandria, Virginia.

Areas of Practice

  • Domestic Relations
  • Personal Injury
  • Estate Planning
  • Civil Litigation

Admissions

  • Virginia

Recognition

  • American Institute of Family Law Attorneys: 10 Best Family Law Attorneys in Virginia for Client Satisfaction (2016, 2017)

Experience

  • Associate Attorney, Livesay & Myers, P.C.
  • Associate Attorney, JHS Family Law Group, PLC
  • Law Clerk, MacDowell Law Group, P.C.
  • Law Clerk, Legal Services Corporation

Education

Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law 
Juris Doctor

University of California, Santa Barbara
Bachelor of Arts

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