Paul Mickelsen

Paul Mickelsen: Attorney with Tate, Bywater, Fuller, Mickelsen & Tull, PLC.


Paul has been practicing law since 2005. His areas of focus are in criminal and traffic defense and civil litigation (domestic relations, personal injury). In his criminal practice, he has experience handling serious felony charges (involving the potential of life imprisonment) and also has ample experience in traffic and criminal misdemeanors, having litigated over 2,500 cases. He has a peer review rating of “AV” from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer rating an attorney can obtain. Paul has also handled appeals before the Virginia Court of Appeals and Virginia Supreme Court.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Family Law
  • Civil Practice
  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
703-938-5100  Phone
703-255-1097  Fax
University Attended:
Brigham Young University, B.S, Finance, 2001
Law School Attended:
Columbus School of Law of The Catholic University of America, J.D., 2002
Year of First Admission:
2006, District of Columbia; 2011, Maryland; 2005, Virginia
Portuguese and Spanish
Birth Information:
Idaho Falls, 1977
Reported Cases:
Perez v. Commonwealth, 274 Va. 724 (2007)
Parada v. Commonwealth, Virginia Court of Appeals (2008) Record No. 0572-07-4 (unpublished).
Hobbies & interests:
Beyond the law, Paul enjoys performing in a local band and recording music. Paul and his wife Sarah live in Alexandria with their three daughters.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 4.9/5.0 (17 reviews)
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

  • Analytical Capability

  • Judgment

  • Communication

  • Legal Experience

  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 09/10/14 in Criminal Defense

    Paul has been a friend. colleague and mentor and if I could give him a 6 out of 5 I would. We need many more lawyers like him.

    Paul has been a friend. colleague and mentor and if I could give him a 6 out of 5 I would. We need many more lawyers like him. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 09/08/14 in Criminal Defense

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Vienna, Virginia

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