Recent Cases

Recent Cases as of: September 8, 2020

The following are links to the full opinions of the most recent family law cases decided by the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, the Virginia Supreme Court, and the Virginia Court of Appeals. For a brief discussion of the holdings of each case, please refer to the entries to be added to the Family Law Cases section of this website.

Virginia Supreme Court

Jackson v. Jackson, Va. Supreme Court, No. 181229 (November 27, 2019)

Everett v. Tawes, Va. Supreme Court, No. 181238 (October 31, 2019)

Spear v. Omary, Va. Supreme Court, No. 180224 (April 11, 2019)

Virginia Court of Appeals - Published Opinions

Conley v. Bonasera, Va. Ct. of Appeals, No. 1510-19-2 (July 21, 2020)

Berry v. Barnes, Va. Ct. of Appeals, No. 0204-20-4 (July 14, 2020)

Dixon v. Dixon, 71 Va. App. 709 (2020)

Jacobs v. Wilcoxson, 71 Va. App. 521 (2020)

Chaney v. Karabaic-Chaney, 71 Va. App. 431 (2020)

Wynnycky v. Kozel, 71 Va. App. 177 (2019)

Armstrong v. Armstrong, 71 Va. App. 97 (2019)

Wyatt v. Wyatt, 70 Va. App. 716 (2019)

Virginia Court of Appeals - Unpublished Opinions

Joubert v. Herbert, Va. Ct. of Appeals, Unpublished, No. 1102-19-4 (September 1, 2020)

Moore v. Harrisonburg-Rockingham Social Services District, Va. Ct. of Appeals, Unpublished, No. 0236-20-3 (August 11, 2020)

Ross v. Ross, Va. Ct. of Appeals, Unpublished, No. 2024-19-4 (July 28, 2020)

Morrison v. Morrison, Va. Ct. of Appeals, Unpublished, No. 1620-19-4 (July 28, 2020)

Achin v. Ochoa, Va. Ct. of Appeals, Unpublished, No. 1466-19-4 (July 28, 2020)

Evans v. Evans, Va. Ct. of Appeals, Unpublished, No. 1666-19-3 (July 21, 2020)

Emerick v. Emerick, Va. Ct. of Appeals, Unpublished, No. 2028-19-4 (July 14, 2020)

Butts v. Butts, Va. Ct. of Appeals, Unpublished, No. 0296-20-4 (July 14, 2020)

Jones v. Jones , Va. Ct. of Appeals, Unpublished, No. 2009-19-2 (July 7, 2020)

Bonanno v. Quinn, Va. Ct. of Appeals, Unpublished, Nos. 1247-19-4 and 2032-19-4 (June 30, 2020)