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Michael A. Rogers

Of Counsel
Phone: 340-719-8086
Fax: 800-866-6831

Michael is currently Of Counsel with the firm, where he provides litigation support in the areas of civil defense litigation, admiralty and construction law. Michael began his legal career as a Law Clerk with the firm and later as an Associate where he gained particular experience in defending mass toxic tort cases. He then took a position as an Assistant Federal Public Defender, where he developed and honed his trial skills defending indigent clients in cases arising from complaints and/or indictments filed by the federal government in the District of the Virgin Islands. During that time, Michael had the opportunity to represent clients - from arrest through appeal - facing a wide variety of federal charges, including drug trafficking, immigration, fraud, and fire-arm offenses.

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Superior and District Courts of the Virgin Islands, 2014

Education

  • Tulane University Law School (L.L.M., Admiralty Law, 2014)
  • University of Iowa College of Law (J.D., 2013)
  • Coe College (B.A., History and Classical Studies, 2006)

Professional Associations

  • Board Member – St. Croix Swimming Association (2018 - present)
  • Board Member – Legal Services of the Virgin Islands (2016 - 2020)
  • Attorney Coach – Virgin Islands Bar Association Annual Appellate Moot Court Competition (2015 - 2020)