Leesburg, Va. (February 28, 2015) – The Leesburg Town Council recently appointed Barbara Notar to the position of Town Attorney. Ms. Notar was appointed Interim Town Attorney in July 2014, following the election of former Town Attorney, the Honorable Jeanette A. Irby, by the Virginia General Assembly to the Twentieth Circuit Court bench.
Ms. Notar has been the Deputy Town Attorney for the Town of Leesburg since July 2008. Prior to becoming the Deputy Town Attorney, she served as the President of the Board of Loudoun Interfaith Relief, Inc., Loudoun County’s largest food pantry, and was also the Founder and President of Save the Trail, Inc., a citizen-based group formed to preserve the W&OD Trail.
Ms. Notar received her law degree from Suffolk University Law School, located in Boston, Massachusetts, and her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She is a member of the Virginia Bar Association, the Loudoun County Bar Association, the Loudoun Chapter of the Virginia Women Attorneys Association and the Local Government Attorneys of Virginia.