Nupur Bal

Nupur Bal

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Glen Allen, VA

DeFazio Bal PC
 | 4050 Innslake Dr, #190
Glen Allen, VA 23060
Phone: 804-585-3100
Email: Nupur Bal
Selected to Rising Stars: 2015 - 2019
Licensed Since: 2005
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Hindi
Attorney Profile

Nupur S. Bal is a shareholder at DeFazio Bal, P.C. in Richmond, Virginia.  She concentrates her practice in family law and divorce including child and spousal support, asset distribution and premarital and postnuptial agreements.  She is licensed to practice in the District of Columbia, Tennessee, the Commonwealth of Virginia and the United States Supreme Court. 

Ms. Bal is a past chair of the Virginia Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division and member of the Board of the Governors for the organization, as well as the recipient of the VBA’s Sandra P. Thompson award for long time service.  She has been named to Virginia Business magazine’s Legal Elite for the last several years and is a Virginia "Super Lawyer" by Richmond Magazine.  She is also AV rated, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest ranking for legal ability and ethical standards.

In 2015, Ms. Bal was recognized as one of the “Influential Women of the Year” by Virginia Lawyers Weekly and was also a recipient of the Richmond Times Dispatch Readers’ Choice Award.  She also received the distinction of being named in the Top 40 under Forty by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts.  In 2017, she received the distinct honor of being named one of Style Weekly’s Top 40 under 40 and was inducted into the University of Richmond’s Omicron Delta Kappa leadership society.  In 2018, Ms. Bal was named as one of Virginia Lawyers Weekly’s Leaders in the Law.

Ms. Bal serves her community through civic involvement in several organizations.  She is a board member for the Junior Board of the Children's Hospital Foundation, a past board member of the Metro Richmond Women's Bar Association (and continuing legal education chair for the organization), a member of the parent admissions committee at Collegiate School and the immediate past chair of the Food & Beverage committee for the Country Club of Virginia.  In the past, she served as a Board Member for SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now), a local nonprofit, and also on the Center for Teaching the Rule of Law Advisory Council.  At the request of the Supreme Court of Virginia, she sat on the Virginia Access to Justice Commission Pro Bono Coordinating Consortium.  Most recently, she joined the Board of Directors for the YWCA of Richmond, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to eliminate racism and empower women. 

She has been granted many speaking engagements including serving as a panelist for several forums at the University of Richmond School of Law and at Virginia Bar Association meetings on emerging issues in relocation cases and international service of process under the Hague service convention.

Ms. Bal received her bachelor’s degree from Emory University and her Juris Doctor degree from the Tulane University School of Law.  She lives in Manakin Sabot with her husband Bikram Bal, a gastroenterologist in the area, and their nine year old son, Rajvir, who is in the fourth grade at Collegiate School. 

More information regarding Ms. Bal and her qualifications can be found at

About Nupur Bal

Admitted: 2005, Virginia

Professional Webpage:


  • Several year recipient , Legal Elite, Virginia Business Magazine
  • Award for excellence in long term service issued by the Virginia Bar Association., Sandra P. Thompson Award, Virginia Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, 2016
  • Richmond Times Dispatch Reader's Choice Award, Reader's Choice Award, Richmond Times Dispatch, 2015
  • Virginia Lawyers Weekly Leader in the Law, Leader in the Law, Virginia Lawyers Weekly , 2018
  • Style Weekly's Top 40 Under 40, Top 40 Under 40, Style Weekly, 2017
  • Top 40 Under 40 National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts, Top 40 Under 40 , National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts, 2015
  • Class of 2015, Virginia Lawyers Weekly Influential Women of the Year, Virginia Lawyer's Weekly, 2015

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Metro Richmond Family Bar Association , 2015
  • Virginia State Bar, Special Committee on Bench Bar Relations, Vice-Chair, 2018
  • Metro Richmond Women's Bar Association, CLE Chair , 2016
  • Virginia Bar Association Young Lawyers Divsion, Chair , 2015

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Chair, Food & Beverage Advisory Committee, The Country Club of Virginia , 2018
  • Volunteer, The Collegiate School, 2019
  • Board Member, Junior Board, Children's Hospital Foundation , 2019
  • Board of Directors, YWCA Richmond, 2019
  • Center for Teaching the Rule of Law, Rule of Law Lawyers Advisory Council, 2015
  • Greater Richmond SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now), Board of Young Professionals, 2014

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest ranking for legal ability and ethical standards.

Educational Background:

  • Emory University, Bachelor of Arts, 2002
Office Location for Nupur Bal

4050 Innslake Dr
Glen Allen, VA 23060

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Last Updated: 7/24/2019

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