Clayton A. Worthington

Clayton A. Worthington’s practice focuses on family law and associated legal matters. He regularly litigates issues of divorce, complex distribution of property and debt, custody, visitation, child support and spousal support, in addition to prosecution and defense of enforcement actions and criminal defense. Mr. Worthington also specializes in assisting clients in resolving those matters via mediation, avoiding the cost and uncertainty associated with litigation.

Mr. Worthington’s priorities in every representation are that his clients feel comfortable, confident and informed. His clients regularly report a high degree of satisfaction in both litigated and negotiated outcomes, as Mr. Worthington, his assistant and paralegal are always highly accessible and meticulously prepared. Whether you are facing a high-income spousal support case, complicated property distribution, business valuation, child relocation or non-parent visitation proceeding, contact Mr. Worthington for a confidential consultation and see for yourself why so many of his clients feel the freedom to focus on their families and careers. They’ve got the help they need and the experience they want.

Mr. Worthington is a Virginia native, growing up in Richmond, and is a member of the American, Virginia and Richmond Area Bar Associations, as well as the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association. He spent six years as an associate attorney at Rinehart, Butler, Hodge, Moss & Bryant in the Fredericksburg area and, most recently, was associated with Coates & Davenport in Richmond, Virginia.

Bar Admissions

Virginia, 2012

Past Employment Positions

  • Coates & Davenport PC
  • Rinehart, Butler, Hodge, Moss & Bryant PLC


  • J.D. – The University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, Virginia, 2012
  • B.A. – The University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee, 2008

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Virginia State Bar – Member, Family Law Section
  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Virginia Bar Association
  • Metro Richmond Family Bar Association
  • Henrico County Bar Association
  • Chesterfield County Bar Association
  • Fredericksburg Area Bar Association