Jessica C. Boutwell

Jessica C. Boutwell
Attorney at Law

Areas of Practice

Jessica Boutwell practices family law at Stiles Ewing Powers PC, focusing on divorce, child custody and visitation, spousal support, child support, and premarital agreements. She has been selected to Super Lawyers Rising Stars since 2019 and Virginia Business Magazine Legal Elite for Family Law/Domestic Relations for 2020.

Jessica is an active member of the Virginia Trial Lawyers’ Association, the Metro Richmond Women’s Bar Association and, the Henrico County Bar Association. Jessica also serves as co-chair of the Collaborative Professionals of Richmond and, the board of the Metro Richmond Women’s Bar Association. She is admitted to practice law in Virginia, the U.S. District Court for Eastern District of Virginia, and the District of Columbia.

Jessica graduated with honors from the University of Virginia, where she studied French and linguistics. She obtained her law degree from William & Mary School of Law. While at William & Mary, Jessica served as the chair of the Public Service Fund, a teaching assistant with the legal skills program, and a member of the William & Mary Law Review. She was one of 20 students to receive the Dean’s Certificate recognizing leadership and contributions to the law school, and her student Note was published in the Law Review.

Bar Admissions

Virginia, 2012

District of Colombia, 2014

Past Employment Positions

CowanGates, 2019 – 2021

Honors & Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2019 – 2020
  • Virginia Business Magazine Legal Elite for Family Law/Domestic Relations, 2020


J.D. – The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, 2012

B.A., French and Linguistics – University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, 2008

Professional Associations & Membership

  • Virginia Collaborative Professionals
  • Metro Richmond Women’s Bar Association
  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Metro Richmond Family Law Bar Association
  • Henrico County Bar Association
  • Collaborative Professionals of Richmond
  • Chesterfield County Bar Association