Michele Satterlund

Senior Vice President, State Government Relations

Richmond, VA

+1 804 775 1911


Michele serves as a senior vice president in the Virginia State Government Relations group and is also an attorney with McGuireWoods LLP. She represents clients and governmental entities before the state legislature and has experience in matters related to energy, transportation, telemedicine, healthcare, manufacturing, nonprofits and trade associations.

Prior to joining McGuireWoods Consulting, Michele spent the past eight years working as an attorney and lobbyist for Richmond-based Macaulay & Burtch, P.C. She has also worked as a legal research instructor for Thomson Reuters Westlaw and a marketing analyst for United Parcel Service.

She was named as one of “Virginia’s Rising Stars” in the government relations category by Super Lawyers from 2010-14.


Co-Founder, Unmanned Systems Trade Association of Virginia

Board Member, Metro Richmond Women's Bar Association

Member, Health Law Section, Virginia State Bar, 2005-present

Member, Richmond Chamber of Commerce Branding Committee, 2012-present

Founding Member, Battery Park Civic Association Neighborhood Schools Initiative

Board Member, Virginia Conservation Network, 2007-2010



Author, "Changes to the Advanced Practice Registered Nursing Statutes," Virginia Medical Law Report, September 2016
Author, "New Patient protections for telemedicine prescribing," Virginia Medical Law Report, July 24, 2015

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