Benjamin J. Trichilo

Benjamin J. Trichilo: Attorney with McCandlish & Lillard, P.C.
  • Principal at McCandlish & Lillard, P.C. (17 Attorneys)
  • 11350 Random Hills Road, Suite 500, Fairfax, VA 22030-7421
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  • Mr. Trichilo joined McCandlish & Lillard as Counsel in 2011, bringing with him more than 35 years of trial and appellate experience, including personal injury, workers’ compensation, professional malpractice, premises liability, and employment law. Mr. Trichilo is a frequent seminar speaker, and continues more than a decade of service as a litigation mediator for the Fairfax County Circuit Court.
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Listed in: Washington D.C.'s Best Lawyers; D.C. Super Lawyers; Virginia Super Lawyers; The Best Lawyers in America; Outstanding Lawyers of America. Law Clerk to the Hon. Richard H. Poff, Supreme Court of Virginia, 1974-1976. Neutral Case Evaluator, Fairfax Circuit Court, 1993-.

Litigation Counsel of America.

Areas of Practice (19)

  • Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Workers Compensation
  • Sports Injury
  • Defense Base Act
  • Industrial Insurance
  • Workers Compensation Appeals
  • Workers Compensation Arbitration
  • Workers Compensation Defense
  • Workers Compensation Mediation
  • Workers Compensation Self Insurance
  • Workers Compensation Subrogation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Defense Litigation
  • Federal Litigation
  • Trial Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
571-732-1439  Phone
(703) 934-1198  Phone
703-273-4592  Fax
University Attended:
Georgetown University Business School, B.A., cum laude, 1971
Law School Attended:
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1974
Year of First Admission:
1977, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit; 1976, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia; 1974, Virginia Supreme Court; 1983, District of Columbia; 1978, U.S. Supreme Court
Fairfax and Virginia Bar Associations; Virginia State Bar; The District of Columbia Bar; Virginia Trial Lawyers Association; Northern Virginia Defense Lawyers Association (President, 1984-1985); Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys (Member, Board of Directors, 1993-1997).
Birth Information:
Paterson, New Jersey, March 22, 1949
Reported Cases:
Vasquez v. Randstad, 2013 Va. App. LEXIS 193 (7-2-13); Mulford v. Walnut Hill Farm Group, LLC, 282 Va. 98, 712 S.E. 2d 468 (2011); Chemical Producers v. Perry, 2009 Va. App. LEXIS 259 (6-9-09); The Estate of Alejandro Ho v. Information Technology, 2006 Va App. LEXIS 460 (10-17-06); Amoco Foam Products Co. v. Johnson, 257 Va. 29, 510 S.E. 2d 443 (1999); Wiggins v. Fairfax Park Ltd. Partnership, 22 Va. App. 432, 470 S.E.2d 591 (1996); National Linen Service v. McGuinn, 8 Va. App. 267, 380 S.E.2d 31 (1989); Klingbeil Mgmt. Group v. Vito, 233 Va. 445, 357 S.E.2d 200 (1987); Gnudson v. Life Ins. Co., N. America, 231 Va. 197, 343 S.E.2d 54 (1986); Morris v. Morris, 238 Va. 578, 385 S.E.2d 858 (1989); Williamson v. Old Brogue, Inc., 232 Va. 350, 349 S.E.2d 141 (1986); WMATA v. Harrison, 228 Va. 598, 324 S.E. 2d 654 (1985); Transportation Inc. v. City of Falls Church, Inc., 219 Va. 1004, 254 S.E. 2d 62 (1979).
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  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Other

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