Core Values in Action

"Keep your thoughts positive because your thoughts become your words. Keep your words positive because your words become your behavior. Keep your behavior positive because your behavior becomes your habits. Keep your habits positive because your habits become your values. Keep your values positive because your values become your destiny." - Mahatma Gandhi

Barbara is an Associate in the Litigation Practice Group and a member of the Insurance/Reinsurance Industry Team.

Prior to joining Freeborn, Barbara served as a Public Defender in the Richmond and Newport News Public Defender's Offices for ten years. During that time she ran the Juvenile and Domestic Relations Office, supervised junior attorneys preparing for cases, tried cases in Circuit Court, General District Court and Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court, and more. She also appeared before the Virginia Court of Appeals.

Professional Activities: 
  • Member, Virginia Bar Association
  • Member, Richmond Bar Association
  • Member, Metropolitan Richmond Women's Bar Association¬†

Practice areas

Education

J.D., William and Mary School of Law
B.A., Indiana University, Bloomington

State Bar Admissions

Virginia