President & CEO
Rebecca Geller is the owner and CEO of The Geller Law Group, a firm Rebecca founded in 2011 with the goal of providing high-quality legal services while at the same time emphasizing a healthy work–life balance for the firm’s staff. Rebecca stands out as a leader in the legal industry, revolutionizing the law firm model to become a place where employees can successfully balance legal careers and the rest of their lives.
Bringing attention to the fact that attorneys have families and lives outside of the office, The Geller Law Group was profiled by The New York Times in 2015 for its innovative approach to maintaining work/life balance. Forbes Magazine recognized The Geller Law Group in 2016 as one of the top companies in the U.S. for teleworking and flexible work/life schedules. The ABC television show "Shark Tank" even invited The Geller Law Group to participate in the show because the show's producers wanted to highlight family-friendly approaches to doing business (the firm declined the invitation).
In 2015, The Washingtonian Magazine selected Rebecca as a “person we would like to have dinner with. In 2016, she received "Mom of the Year" award from Washington Family magazine for her leadership in creating a workplace that reflects true work/life balance. Rebecca received the 2015 Enterprising Women of the Year Award from Enterprising Women Magazine and traveled to Miami to accept the award in February 2016. Northern Virginia Magazine listed Rebecca as "Top Financial Professional in 2015 and 2016" for her work with legal estate planning. Well known for her legal experience and activism, Rebecca was selected as a Rising Star Super Lawyer in 2015, 2016, and 2017 in VA. The Super Lawyers designation is bestowed upon the top 2% of lawyers in each state who "have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement."
The Geller Law Group focuses its practice on small businesses & trademark, wills and trusts, and family law/litigation. Now with 9 lawyers and 7 support staff on the team, The Geller Law Group has grown to 3,000+ clients throughout Virginia, D.C., Maryland, North Carolina, and New York. Rebecca is also involved in the community as a lawyer and activist. As a professional speaker with the National Speaker Association, Rebecca regularly gives speeches and presentations to organizations and groups about legal issues impacting families, individuals, and business owners.
Before launching her own law firm in 2011, Rebecca worked as a corporate lawyer at a major international law firm representing Fortune 500 companies. Her experience is varied, including work with wills/trusts, corporate, trademark, family law, litigation, housing, political law, telecommunications, employment, and non-profits. Rebecca’s clients include families, individuals, and businesses from all walks of life. She has vast experience working with businesses from all industries including restaurants, technology companies, internet start-ups, health and wellness businesses, medical practices, landscaping and home construction contractors, family care providers, media and communications firms, government contractors, mortgage companies, financial advisors, entertainment personalities, and everything in between.
Rebecca lives in Fairfax County with her husband Brad Cheney and is the mom of 3 young kids.
District of Columbia
J.D., American University, Washington School of Law
B.A., American University