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Michelle C. F. Derrico

Michelle C. F. Derrico

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Sex Crime

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1992

  1. Criminal Defense: 95%
  2. Sex Crime: 5%

Attorney Endorsements

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  • Cerid Elizabeth Lugar

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    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Copenhaver, Ellett & Derrico

30 Franklin Rd SW Ste 200
Roanoke, VA, 24011-2411



VAAuthorized to practice law199203/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerCopenhaver, Ellett & Derrico2005 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Virginia State BarMember1992 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember1990 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Georgia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
University of Georgia, AthensN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1981

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Virginia Western Community CollegeLegal Writing2006
NBEUninsured and Underinsured Motorist Law in Virginia2004
NBEPersonal Injury for Paralegals2002