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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 is one of the firm's team of Fairfax family lawyers, and represents clients in Fairfax County 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.
Ms. Chunephisal currently holds a perfect 10.0 rating from Justia.
The mother of two children, Alisa Chunephisal resides in Fairfax County.