Our Team

Debra G. White

Legal Assistant/ Paralegal

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Debra G. White supports Byrne Canaan Law as a Legal Assistant/Paralegal.  A native of Southern California, Debra studied at Santa Monica College and began her career in Los Angeles.  She has also worked in Indiana and North Carolina.  Debra brings 35 years of litigation experience as a legal assistant and paralegal to the firm and still thoroughly enjoys her work in this field. Her organization skills, typing speed, and attention to detail makes Debra an asset to the firm.  She is also a Notary Public. Debra was a dancer on American Bandstand for two years in the early 1980s and brings her enthusiastic personality and sense of humor to the firm.  She has been married to her husband, Michael, for 21 years, and is a mother to two sons.  In her free time, Debra enjoys visiting her family and friends in Los Angeles, watching sports, spending time with her local friends at restaurants and concerts throughout the Richmond area, and visiting Charlottesville wineries.