Michael W Modica

Michael W Modica

DUI / DWI Attorney
Wilmington, DE




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About Me

I have practiced law my entire career in Wilmington, Delaware. After graduating from Emory University School of Law in 1982 I became a deputy attorney general in the criminal division of the Delaware Department of Justice. I was a prosecutor for approximatel 3 years until I transitioned to private practice where I handled criminal defense cases and personal injury and worker's compensation cases....

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Excellent service

Posted by: Patricia over 2 years ago.

Michael Modica is an excellent attorney. He was a referral and he came to my home and met me and my husband. He is trustworthy, always responsive,...

Knowledgeable, Determined and Respectful... Wilmington's finest defense attourney.

Posted by: a DUI client over 2 years ago.

I was lucky enough to be blessed with Modica as my lawyer for two DUI cases, one lasting over 30 months, and can not even begin to explain how well...
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Tanya Sue Sellers
Tanya Sellers

Wilmington, DE

3 months ago

Relationship: Worked for lawyer

I worked for Mr. Modica for about 10 years and then he mentored me throughout my law school career. He is a very accomplished attorney who treats...
John M O'Brien
John O'Brien

Sacramento, CA

8 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community, I wholeheartedly recommend him to anyone looking for a lawyer who knows the...
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1982 License Status: Active for the state of Delaware.
Last updated by Avvo: 11/15/2012
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1990 – present

Law Office of Michael Modica


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1982 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Emory University School of Law


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2013 BV Rated



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1999- present Member

Delaware Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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2009 The Case Against Mandatory Sentencing Laws

The Advocate-DTLA

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Evidentiary Foundations

at Delaware Superior Court Trial Forum

1998 School Law Issues in Delaware

at School Law Seminar

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