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Michael Ruxton Strong

Michael Ruxton Strong

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Business, Real Estate

About Me

Seasoned and knowledgeable attorney licensed in Virginia for 31 years, and in DC and MD since 2006.   Handling personal injury serious auto accident and medical malpractice cases, consumer bankruptcy cases, and civil litigation and corporate mattters.


Languages Spoken: Vietnamese, Thai

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1980

  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    35 years, 700 cases
  2. Real Estate: 25%
    35 years, 500 cases
  3. Business: 25%
    35 years, 500 cases



Hourly ($250-500/hour), Contingent (25-45%), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Sean Cleary

    I endorse this lawyer. An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community.


    Sean Cleary Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Richard P Hastings

    I had the pleasure of co-authoring a book with Attorney Strong that went to #1 on His legal expertise and concern for his clients are qualities that all lawyers should strive to attain.


    Richard Hastings Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info



DCActive 200305/25/2015
VAAuthorized to practice law198003/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top AttorneysNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
National Best Selling AuthorNational Association of Best Selling Authors2011
Cum LaudeUniversity of Dayton School of Law1980
Amjur Scholastic Excellence - Corporate TaxAmjur Legal Encyclopedia1980
Amjur Scholastic Excellence - Contract LawAmjur Legal Encyclopedia1977
Best Legal BriefMoot Court Competition Univ. Dayton1977

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Founding PartnerThe Strong Law Firm1987 - Present
AssociateBreeden, MacMillan & Green1983 - 1987
AssociateDoumar, Pincus, Knight &Harlan1980 - 1983


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Better Business Bureau of Falls Church, VirginiaMember2010 - Present
Northern Virginia Bankruptcy Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Fairfax Bar AssociationN/A2001 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1993 - Present
Boyd Graves Conference on Legislative ReformMember1982 - 1984
Virginia Trial Lawyers Associationmember1980 - Present
University of Dayton Law ReviewMember1978 - 1980
University of Dayton National Moot Court TeamBrief Writer1977 - 1978

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Degloving injury to thumb from printing pressSettlement $165,000
Auto accident rotator cuff injurySettlement for $175,000

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Publication NameTitleDate
BookWolf in Sheep's Clothing - What your Insurance Company does not want you to know until it's Too Late2010


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Dayton School of LawLawJuris Doctorate1980
Antioch CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1975

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
NBI School Safety Law CLE PresentationSchool Safety Law2014
Tidewater Symposium on Trusts & EstatesTrusts to Protect Client Settlement Funds1997