Colleen M. Quinn

Recognized in 2005 by Virginia Business magazine as one of Virginia’s “Legal Elite,” and as a “Super Lawyer” in 2006 and 2007 by Richmond magazine, Colleen Marea Quinn has provided representation to hundreds of adopting parents, birth parents, adoptees, intended parents, surrogates, gestational carriers and egg donors since 1989. After graduating from the College of William and Mary and the University of Virginia Law School in 1988, she served as a clerk with the Chief Justice of the Virginia Supreme Court. A director and equity owner in the law firm of Cantor Arkema, P.C., Ms. Quinn is a Fellow and on the Board of Trustees of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys (AAAA). She frequently presents and writes on adoption issues on behalf of AAAA. Ms. Quinn has qualified and served as an expert witness in adoption law in the Virginia court system and is a court-approved, certified Guardian ad Litem. She is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America and a Board member and Chairperson of the Judicial Candidate Endorsement Committee of the Metropolitan Richmond Women’s Bar Association.