Brittany Lee Fox joined Wendy H. Schwartz and Associates in the fall of 2018. She is passionate about helping clients navigate complex legal issues on a variety of family law topics.
Brittany grew up in Charlottesville, Virginia. She graduated with a B.A. in English and Creative Writing from Sweet Briar College in 2012, and was a member of the Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society. She went on to earn an M.A. in English from American University in 2014. Brittany received her J.D. in 2018 from the American University Washington College of Law.
During her time in law school, Brittany served as a research assistant under the tutelage of Professor Nancy Polikoff, generating extensive research on custody modification involving same-sex couples. Brittany worked as a judicial intern in the chambers of the Honorable William Nooter at D.C. Superior Court during the summer of 2016. She worked as a law clerk at Gowen Rhoades Winograd and Silva PLLC in Washington, D.C. in 2017. In her final semester of law school, Brittany was a student attorney in the Civil Advocacy Clinical Program, where she successfully advocated for her client in an employment benefits proceeding. Brittany also co-founded the Family Law Society and served as the vice president. In her spare time, Brittany is an avid reader and enjoys sailing on the Chesapeake Bay.
Brittany’s admission to the District of Columbia bar is pending.