Sheyna Burt


Sheyna Burt began serving on the CASA CIS Board of Trustees in 2017 and serves as the Chair to the Governance Committee. 

Sheyna is the owner of The Law Office of Sheyna Nicole Burt, PLC, a law firm focusing on the representation of community associations, charitable nonprofits, and families in Virginia and the District of Columbia.

Sheyna’s legal career began behind the scenes in Judges’ Chambers – she served as a law clerk to the Judges of the Circuit Court for the City of Alexandria, Virginia.  From there, she practiced insurance coverage defense at a multinational law firm and community associations law at a boutique firm before opening her own shop.  Sheyna frequently is invited to speak on matters of legal concern for organizations such as Community Associations Institute, Washington Metropolitan Chapter of the Community Associations Institute, Neighborhood Leaders Group, the Riverside Rehabilitation Center, Prince William County Bar, and Prince William Committee of 100.

Sheyna graduated with honors from The College of William and Mary, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts with a Double Concentration in Music and History in 1998 before receiving her Juris Doctor from the College’s Marshall-Wythe School of Law in 2001.  Sheyna currently serves on the Boards of the American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia, Court Appointed Special Advocates – Children’s Intervention Services, Covenant Presbyterian Church, Friday Morning Music Club, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Keep Prince William Beautiful, Manassas Business Council, Old Bridge Chamber Orchestra, and World Doctors Orchestra.  When she is not in a Board room, you usually can find her behind a violin.