Manoli’s Experience

Delegate Loupassi’s Resume


  • St.Christopher’s School-1985
  • Washington and Lee University-1989
  • J.D., T.C. Williams School of Law-1992



  • Law Clerk for The Honorable James B. Wilkinson
  • Circuit Court for the City of Richmond
  • Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney for the City of Richmond
  • Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney for the County of Hanover
  • Special Counsel for the Richmond Metropolitan Multijurisdictional Grand Jury for Chesterfield, Henrico, Hanover and the City of Richmond
  • Attorney-Virginia Law & Government Affairs, P.C.


Government Service:

  • Delegate 68th District, House of Delegates for the Commonwealth of Virginia (2008-2018)
    • Courts of Justice Committee
    • Chairman, House Subcommittee Judicial Selections
    • Commerce and Labor Committee
  • Member of the State Crime Commission (2011-2018)
  • Vice-Mayor and President of Richmond City Council (2005-2006)
  • City Councilman, City of Richmond, First District (2000-2006)
  • Chairman of City’s Public Safety Commission (2000-2004)
  • Member of City’s Economic Development Committee (2000-2004)
  • Member of City’s Finance Committee (2000-2004)



  • Outstanding College Students of America
  • Who’s Who Among American Law Students
  • American Jurisprudence Award
  • Citizen of the Year for Public Service, 2000
  • Virginia Business Magazine’s- Legal Elite Award (2003- present)
  • Who’s Who Among American Executives and Professionals
  • Style Weekly’s- Power List, 2006
  • Style Weekly’s- Forty Under Forty, 2006
  • Defender of Liberty Award from the American Conservative Union, 2011
  • Super Lawyer, 2012 – present


Organizations and Civic Involvement:

  • Board of the Richmond Holocaust Museum (2005-present)
  • Board Member of Scottish-Rite Childhood Language Center (2006-2011)
  • Board Member of Elk Hill Farm (2007-2014)
  • Board of Richmond Ambulance Authority (2000-2003)
  • St. Christopher’s Alumni Board (1997-2003)
  • Washington & Lee- Class Agent (1997-2001), AAP Committee, Chairman of Richmond Phonathon (1995-2000)
  • Treasurer, Richmond Republican Committee (1998-2006)
  • Virginians for Jerry Kilgore- Finance Committee-Central Virginia Committee Chair
  • George Bush for President 2004- Richmond Chair
  • Former President, Sauer’s Garden Civic Association (1999-2000)
  • American Hellenic Educational and Philanthropic Association
  • Member of Richmond Downtown Rotary (1997-2004)
  • Board of Police Athletic League (2002-2005)
  • Board of Richmond Renaissance (2005-2006) Chairman, 2006
  • Board of Greater Richmond Partnership- Chairman, 2006
  • Board of the Richmond Stadium Operating Committee (2000-2006)
  • CARITAS, Board of Directors (1996-2000)
  • Sunday School Teacher- St. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral (1994-2018)
  • Richmond Bar Association
  • Richmond Criminal Bar Association
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • Virginia State Bar


Areas of Practice:

  • Residential and Commercial Landlord-Tenant Law;
    Criminal and Traffic Defense *


*Manoli is a noted lecturer in both Landlord-Tenant and Fair Housing issues across the Commonwealth of Virginia
**Manoli recently co-authored Virginia’s Continuing Legal Education’s Handbook “Defense of Serious Traffic Cases in Virginia” and lectures other attorneys across the state in the defense of these types of cases
***Manoli was the chief sponsor 1. codifying the Commonwealth’s Rules of Evidence and 2. establishing a statewide judicial evaluation program