Alisa Chunesphisal

Alisa Chunesphisal

Livesay & Myers, P.C.
  • Family Law, Divorce
  • Virginia
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Summary

Alisa Chunephisal is a senior associate attorney at Livesay & Myers, P.C., practicing exclusively family law. Her practice covers every type of family law matter in Virginia, including separation, divorce, custody, visitation and support cases. Ms. Chunephisal works in the firm’s Fairfax office, and represents clients in Fairfax, Alexandria, Arlington and all across Northern Virginia.

Ms. Chunephisal grew up in Northern Virginia, attending Bishop O’Connell High School in Arlington and James Madison University in Harrisonburg. She moved to Scottsdale, Arizona after her college graduation, but returned to the DC area to attend law school.

Ms. Chunephisal earned her J.D. from Catholic University, Columbus School of Law in 2007. She then began her legal career as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Marcus D. Williams (Ret.) in the Fairfax County Circuit Court. In that position, Ms. Chunephisal spent significant time immersed in family law issues related to custody, spousal support, separation and divorce. She also gained a unique perspective on effective advocacy skills in both trials and motions practice.

Upon completion of her two-year clerkship, Ms. Chunephisal entered private practice in 2009. Over the next nine years she proceeded to build a tremendous reputation as a civil and administrative litigator. In 2018 Ms. Chunephisal left a position at Norton Rose Fulbright LLP (a top 10 AmLaw 100 firm) to join Livesay & Myers, P.C. to practice exclusively family law.

Alisa Chunephisal resides with her husband and two daughters in Fairfax County.

Practice Areas
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Virginia
4th Circuit
D.C. Circuit
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
Professional Experience
Senior Associate
Livesay & Myers, P.C.
- Current
Education
The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
J.D. (2007) | Law
James Madison University
B.F.A. (2002) | Studio Art, Minor in Art History
Awards
Top 10 Family Law Attorneys Under 40 in Virginia
National Academy of Family Law Attorneys
10 Best Attorneys, Virginia
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
2018 Top Contributor Award
Avvo
Professional Associations
Virginia State Bar # 74759
Member
Current
District of Columbia Bar
Member
- Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Changes to Virginia Spousal Support Law Effective July 1, 2018
Livesay & Myers, P.C. Blog
Speaking Engagements
Effectively Responding to a Significant Incident in the Midstream Industry, 5th Midstream Oil & Gas Law Conference, Houston, Texas
The Center for American and International Law
Effectively Responding to a Significant Incident in the Midstream Industry, 5th Midstream Oil & Gas Law Conference, Houston, Texas
The Center for American and International Law
PHMSA Enforcement, Operating Conference, Atlanta, Georgia
The Center for American and International Law
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Contact & Map
3975 University Drive #325
Fairfax, VA 22030
USA
Telephone: (703) 865-4746