Michele Lewane has been representing injured workers against insurance companies since 1990. She limits her practice to workers’ compensation. She is the author of the book, “Ultimate Guide to Workers’ Compensation in Virginia”, Everything You Need To Know If You’ve Been Hurt On The Job. Michele has made it available for Free to anyone who orders it. Call our office to get it shipped to you FREE. Call toll free 877-755-7744. Michele is an advocate to making certain every injured worker knows their rights.
Michele is the lead attorney in workers’ compensation matters at Injured Workers’ Law Firm. After completing her undergraduate degree at the University of Virginia, she graduated in the top of her class from the University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law in 1989. Immediately following law school, she clerked for the State Court of Appeals, gaining extensive experience and insight into workers’ compensation matters by researching and drafting opinions on the technical aspects of this area of law. Michele began practicing law in 1990. In 2007, she created Injured Workers’ Law Firm to help injured workers exclusively with their workers’ compensation needs across the state of Virginia.
Be sure to visit www.injuredworkerslawfirm.com for a lot of useful information. Michele has lectured and written about various areas of the law, including workers’ compensation seminars for other lawyers. She is a member of many professional organizations, including the Virginia Trial Lawyers’ Association and Workers’ Injury Law and Advocacy Group. Michele is a native of Richmond, with deep connections in this community.
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Licensed since 1989
Contingent (20%), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes)
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Michelle Lewane is an experienced workers compensation attorney who has practice systems in place that are truly amazing! Combined with her workers compensation focus, these systems allow her to provide very effective representation to injured workers. In addition, she really cares about getting results for her clients. I recommend her to anyone seeking a hard working, aggressive workers compensation attorney.
James Roswold Car Accidents Attorney
Michele has focused on and dedicated her practice to representing workers' compensation injury victims. Since that is all she does, her clients benefit from her intimate knowledge with the work comp laws and the claims process. She has even written an informational, detailed work comp injury book as a resource for her clients.
Heather Lottmann Workers Compensation Attorney
|VA||Authorized to practice law||1989||03/11/2014|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|2015 Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent™ Rating||Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|2015 Virginia Super Lawyers list||SuperLawyers||2015|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2013|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||The National Trial Lawyers||2013|
|AV Preeminent rating||Martindale-Hubbell||2012|
|Pillar of Strength Award||Missing Children Campaign||2012|
|Going The Extra Mile||Keep Henrico Beautiful||2010|
|Managing Partner and President||Injured Workers Law Firm||2005 - Present|
|Clerk||Virginia State Court of appeals||1989 - 1989|
|Partner||Hubard, Samuels and Lewane||1989 - 2008|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|American Inns of Court||Attorney Member||2014 - Present|
|ECPI University||Board Member||2012 - Present|
|Kid's Chance of Virginia||Vice President||2011 - Present|
|Workers Injury Law and Advocacy Group||Member||2009 - Present|
|St. Mary's Endowment Fund||President||2007 - Present|
|Association of Trial Lawyers of America||Member||1996 - Present|
|Henrico County Bar Association||Member||1996 - Present|
|Virginia Trial Lawyers Association||Member||1989 - Present|
|Word Press Publications||Ultimate Guide to Workers' Compensation in Virginia Revised||2011|
|Word Association Publisher||Ultimate Guide to Workers' Compensation in Virginia||2009|
|Williams School of Law, University of Richmond||Law school||JD - Juris Doctor||1989|
|University of Virginia||English||Bachelor of Arts||1986|
|5th Annual||Practical Guide to Workers' Compensation||2013|
|Lunch and Learn||FCE's/ AMA Guidelines 6th Edition Medical Fee schedules Pitfalls filing a Claims for Benefits incorrectly||2012|
|Handling the Workers' Compensation Case from Start to Finish||Preparing your Case:Procedures for the Claimant;Determining the Value of a claim; and Settlement options(Including MSA Considerations)||2012|
|Advanced Workers' Compensation||Coordinating VA. Workers' Comp with other Disability Benefits||2011|
|Workers' Compensation Law & Practice seminar||Workers' Compensation||2010|