Shannon S. Otto

Shannon Otto

Richmond, Virginia
Associate Locke & Quinn

Phone: (804) 545-9408
Phone: (804) 285-6253
Fax: (804) 545-9400
Email: Contact Me

Graduated with a B.A. from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 2000. She graduated from the University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law in 2004 and was admitted to the Virginia State Bar that same year. Ms. Otto is a member of the Richmond Bar, the Virginia State Bar, the Henrico County Bar Association, and the Metro Richmond Family Bar Association.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Custody
  • Visitation
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Family Law Appeals
  • Protective Orders
  • Property Settlement Agreements
  • Pre-Marital Agreements
  • Restoration of Driving Privileges
  • Step-Parent Adoptions

Representative Family Law Appellate Cases

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 2004

Education

  • University of Richmond, The T.C. Williams School of Law, Richmond, Virginia, 2004, J.D.
    • Honors: Cum Laude
  • Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, 2000

Honors and Awards

  • Voted a Virginia Rising Star attorney, Virginia Super Lawyers, by Richmond Magazine Law & Politics, 2009
  • Voted a Virginia Rising Star attorney, Virginia Super Lawyers, by Richmond Magazine Law & Politics, 2010
  • Voted a Virginia Rising Star attorney, Virginia Super Lawyers, by Richmond Magazine Law & Politics, 2011
  • Voted a Virginia Rising Star attorney, Virginia Super Lawyers, by Richmond Magazine Law & Politics, 2012
  • Voted a Virginia Rising Star attorney, Virginia Super Lawyers, by Richmond Magazine Law & Politics, 2013
  • Voted a Virginia Rising Star attorney, Virginia Super Lawyers, by Richmond Magazine Law & Politics, 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Henrico County Bar Association
  • Metro Richmond Family Law Bar Association
  • City of Richmond Bar Association
  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Henrico County Circuit Court, Law Clerk, 2004 – 2005

Pro Bono Activities

  • Henrico County Victim Witness Pro Bono Program