Michelle Della Guardia defends companies in product liability lawsuits and complex civil litigation. She has been a member of more than 10 jury trial teams and has practiced in state and federal courts around the country and in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Michelle has trial experience examining witnesses and arguing evidentiary and procedural issues before the court. She also has experience in pretrial discovery and strategy development, including taking and defending depositions and preparing expert witnesses. Michelle is currently involved in Jones Day's national defense of smoking and health lawsuits brought against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company.
- University of Virginia (J.D. 2013); University of Miami (B.S. in Chemistry summa cum laude 2010; Phi Beta Kappa)
- Florida, District of Columbia, and U.S Virgin Islands
- Legal intern, Office of the Miami-Dade Public Defender: Appellate Division (June-August 2011) and Domestic Violence Division (December 2010-January 2011)