Arlene T. Starace

Arlene T. Starace: Attorney with Grenadier, Starace, Duffett, & Levi P.C.


Arlene Starace joined the firm in 2002 with experience as a social worker and former custody evaluator in the Juvenile Court. She has over 30 years of domestic relations practice. Arlene has been listed in Best Lawyers in America from 2007- 2014, Washingtonian Magazine's Top Lawyers from 2007-20114, Virginia & D.C. Super Lawyers from 2007-2014 and Super Lawyers Top 25 Virginia Female Attorneys from 2009-2010. She was also named to Super Lawyers Top 50 Female Lawyers from 2011-2014. She is listed as a Best Lawyer in Northern Va. Magazine, and with Virginia Business Magazine.

Areas of Practice (16)

  • Family Law
  • Child Custody
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Divorce
  • Marital Agreements
  • Pre-Nuptial Agreements
  • Collaborative Family Law
  • Alimony
  • Cohabitation Agreements
  • Domestic Partnerships
  • Domestic Relations
  • Marital Property Settlements
  • Post Divorce Modification
  • Postnuptial Agreements

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
703-683-9000  Phone
703-476-4680  Fax
University Attended:
Stonehill College, B.A., 1969
Law School Attended:
George Mason University, J.D., 1984
Year of First Admission:
1986, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit; 1984, Virginia
Fairfax (Chairman of Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court Committee, 1987-1988; Vice Chairman, Continuing Legal Education Committee, 1987-1988; Chairman, Continuing Legal Education Committee, 1988-1990; Member, Board of Directors, 1990-1996; Chairman, Program Committee, 1990-1993) and Virginia (Member, Family Law Section) Bar Associations; Virginia State Bar (Member, Family Law Committee; Member, Virginia Commission on Women and Minorities, 1993-1996; Bar Council 1993-1999, 2002-2007; Conference Local Bar Association, Executive Committee, 1991-1995, Chair, 1994-1995; Bench-Bar Committee, 1999-2001; Budget Committee, 2004-2007); Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (Vice Chair, 1995; Chair, Family Law Section, 1996; Member, Family Law Committee, 1998—); Virginia Trial Lawyers Association.
Birth Information:
New Jersey, May 13, 1947
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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Reston, Virginia

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