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Benjamin James Trichilo

Benjamin James Trichilo

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Litigation, Workers Compensation, Trucking Accident, Wrongful Death

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1974

  1. Personal Injury: 30%
  2. Workers Compensation: 25%
  3. Litigation: 25%
  4. Wrongful Death: 10%
  5. Trucking Accident: 10%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

McCandlish & Lillard

11350 Random Hills Road, Suite 500
Fairfax, VA, 22030



DCActive 198405/25/2015
VAAuthorized to practice law197403/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Top Rated LawyersLegal Leaders2014
General LitigationSuper Lawyers2014
Top Lawyers: Civil DefenseWashingtonian Magazine2013
The Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers1995
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell1989

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalMcCandlish & Lillard2011 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Litigation Counsel of AmericaFellow2009 - Present
Virginia State BarMemberN/A
Fairfax Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Virginia Bar AssociationMemberN/A
District of Columbia BarMemberN/A
Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Northern Virginia Defense Lawyers AssociationPresident, 1984-1985N/A
Virginia Association of Defense AttorneysMember, Board of Directors, 1993-1997N/A


Publication NameTitleDate
The Journal of Civil LitigationPractice Pointer: Exclusion of Testimony of Attending Physician2006
The Journal of Civil LitigationWorkers' Compensation Update: Expansion of the Estoppel Doctrine1995


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of VirginiaN/AJ.D1974
Georgetown Universitycum laudeB.A1971

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Seminar for Litigation AttorneysLitigating the Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Claim2013
Seminar for Litigation AttorneysAs Judges See It: Top Mistakes Attorneys Make in Civil Litigation2013
Panel presenatation for Workers' Compensation AttorneysAdvanced Workers' Compensation2013
Panel Presentation for Trial AttorneysWhat Civil Court Judges Want You to Know2012
Virginia Bar CLEWitness Preparation: What's Effective, What's Ethical2009
Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys Annual SeminarTen Things Every Attorney Needs to Know About Workers' Compensation2009