Rebecca R. Costello has practiced in the areas of Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, and Family Law since becoming licensed to practice Law in North Carolina in August 2011. After receiving her undergraduate degree in Sociology with a Criminology Concentration and Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, she moved to Washington, D.C. where she joined the Environmental Crimes Section of the Environment and Natural Resources
Division of the Untied States Department of Justice. From Washington, D.C., Ms Costello moved to Boston, Massachusetts, where she attended law school at the New England School of Law, and worked at the Middlesex County District Attorney’s Office in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Ms. Costello has extensive experience in progressively responsible positions in private law firms, and both federal and state agencies engaged in criminal prosecution, civil regulatory enforcement, and criminal defense and civil practice.
Ms. Costello’s current practice focuses on personal injury, and a wide range of criminal defense and family law issues, including but not limited to, misdemeanor crimes and traffic violations, domestic violence, child custody, child support, third-party custody, pre-marital agreements, separation agreements, divorce, equitable distribution, and alimony and spousal support.
Ms. Costello practices throughout Guilford, Randolph, Davidson, and Forsyth counties and is currently a member of the Guilford County Bar, the High Point Bar Association, and the Family Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association. She is held in high regard by both the judicial staff and by her fellow attorneys in each of these communities and frequently receives referrals from other practitioners. Ms. Costello currently lives in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.