Harris W. Leiner

Harris W. Leiner

Richmond, Virginia
(804) 796-1000
(804) 762-9654


  • University of Richmond, The T.C. Williams School of Law, Richmond, Virginia
    • J.D. - May, 2001
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
    • B.A. - May, 1998
  • Cambridge University, Cambridge
    • Study Abroad Program - 1999


  • Speaker, Nuts and Bolts of Equitable Distribution and Grounds for Divorce
  • Speaker, Valuation of Business Interests in Domestic Relations Cases
  • Moderator, Addressing Allegations of Abuse in Family Law Cases, Richmond Bar Association
  • Speaker, Bridging the Gap; Family Law Section, Virginia CLE
  • Speaker, Virginia Family Law Practice for Paralegals, Half Moon, LLC
  • Speaker, Essentials for Criminal Defense, Family Law and Personal Injury Paralegals, VTLA
  • Moderator, Justifications for Spousal Support Modification, Richmond Bar Association

Honors and Awards

  • Listed as a Super Lawyer by Richmond Magazine Law & Politics (2012-2017)
  • Virginia Business Legal Elite by Virginia Business Magazine (2010-2015)
  • Rising Star Super Lawyers, Richmond Magazine Law & Politics, Virginia (2007-2012)
  • Rated one of the "Top 100" attorneys in Virginia by Super Lawyers
  • Rated one of the "Top 50 attorneys in Richmond by Super Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Virginia State Bar
  • Henrico Bar Association
  • Richmond Bar Association
  • Metro Richmond Family Law Bar Association (2004-Current)
  • Jewish Family Services, Special Events Committee (2005-2007)
  • Chairman, Planning Committee, Annual Bench-Bar Conference (2007)

Past Employment Positions

  • Batzli, Wood & Stiles, Associate Attorney (2008-2012)
  • Barnes & Diehl, P.C., Chesterfield, Virginia, Associate Attorney (2002-2008)
  • Byrd Mische, P.C., Fairfax, Virginia, Associate Attorney (2001-2002)

Pro Bono Activities

  • LINC - Event Organizer
  • Make a Wish - Event Organizer
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation Volunteer
  • St. Judes Childrens Hospital - Event Organizer
  • Jewish Family Services - Special Events Committee Member
  • St Judes Childrens Hospital Fund Raiser (2011)