“Be ye doers of the word and not hearers only.”
University of Virginia J.D. 1975
University of Virginia B.A. 1972 Phi Beta Kappa
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia
A thoughtful and creative advisor, Mike DeCamps helps employers, executives, and businesses of all sizes resolve workplace and business conflicts. Mike understands the importance of assessing and resolving issues efficiently and timely, but remains a valuable resource when businesses are faced with complex employment or commercial litigation. As your legal partner, he addresses your business needs with a keen, in-depth knowledge of employment law and commercial disputes.
Mike supports resolving your workplace and business issues before they escalate, and will serve your business interests with intensity and care. He offers consultative guidance on issues including:
workplace policies and procedures
wage and hour disputes
Mike also brings his talents to a wide range of other civil litigation disputes including commercial, contract, local government, and personal injury matters. Mike enjoys giving back to his community and has done pro bono work for several non-profit and community organizations.
Mike is a shareholder, member of the Litigation Group, and chair of the firm’s Employment team. He joined Sands Anderson in 1986.
Defended and prosecuted class action wage and hour lawsuits and federal WARN Act Claims
Defended several Virginia localities in claims brought by citizens or trade associations challenging administrative or regulatory actions involving civil rights and employment issues
Represented a corporation owning a nationally known tourism site in the resolution of corporate governance disputes
Represented a national real estate developer in defense of fraud and breach of contract claims involving an urban retail center