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We can work with you to identify the best way to mediate and arbitrate, whether remotely or in person. 

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Hon. Michael C. Allen (Ret.)

Areas of Experience

Personal injury, medical malpractice, employment, contracts & general commercial disputes, construction, real estate, condemnation, local government issues, and trusts & estates.

Professional Experience

  • Former Chief Judge, 12th Judicial Circuit of Virginia.
  • Certified Mediator, Supreme Court of Virginia.
  • Adjunct Professor, University of Richmond School of Law.
  • Founding Partner, Hairfield, Morton & Allen, PLC
  • Founding Partner, Allen & Rockwell, PC.
  • Former Associate and Partner, Englisby, Barnes & Allen.


  • Past President, John Marshall American Inn of Court.
  • Past President, Chesterfield County Bar Association.
  • Past President, Richmond Criminal Bar Association.
  • Former Chair, Chesterfield Community Criminal Justice Board.
  • Former Member, Virginia Commission on Courts in the Twenty-First Century.
  • Former Member, Virginia State Bar Council.
  • Former Chair, Board of Governors, Criminal Law Section, Virginia State Bar.
  • Vice Chair, Virginia State Bar Special Committee on Bench Bar Relations.
  • Member, Civil Litigation Council, Virginia Bar Association.
  • Listed as “Legal Elite” in Alternative Dispute Resolution, Virginia Business, 2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020.


  • University of Richmond School of Law, J.D.
  • University of the Americas, M.A.
  • East Carolina University, B.A.

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