Kyle McNew Adjunct Professor of Law

Phone: 540-458-8519


Office: 443 Lewis Hall

Areas of Expertise/Classes Taught

Appellate Advocacy Practicum


BA, College of William & Mary

JD, Washington and Lee University


E. Kyle McNew is a partner with MichieHamlett PLLC, based in Charlottesville, Virginia. He teaches the Appellate Advocacy Practicum as a member of the adjunct faculty at the Washington and Lee University School of Law.

In his practice, Kyle focuses on issues and appeals arising out of personal injury and products liability cases. He has successfully argued complex issues before the Supreme Court of Virginia, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, the Court of Appeals of Virginia, federal district courts throughout Virginia, and the Virginia circuit courts. He has built a state-wide reputation for his legal knowledge and advocacy, and has been recognized as a "Best Lawyer" in Virginia's appellate bar since 2016.

Before joining MichieHamlett, Kyle clerked for the Honorable Boyce F. Martin, Jr., of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Prior to that clerkship, Kyle practiced complex litigation with Troutman Sanders (now Troutman Pepper) and clerked for the Honorable Walter D. Kelley, Jr. of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. He is a member of the Virginia State Bar and admitted to practice before the Fourth and Sixth Circuits of the United States Court of Appeals.