Meet the Attorney

Lance E. Rollo

Attorney At Law

Lance is a life-long resident of Morgantown. Upon graduating from West Virginia University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, Lance began his professional career with a local bank, serving in various capacities. Lance then took a position with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency as a federal bank examiner.

However, the practice of law was always Lance’s passion so, after leaving his government position Lance entered law school where he was a member of the College of Law’s Law Review program. Lance garnered several academic awards while in law school and, upon graduation, Lance opened his own practice in Morgantown in October, 2003.

Lance’s practice consists primarily of criminal defense, personal injury litigation, civil litigation, and family law, where he has represented hundreds of clients in various types of criminal and civil cases. Lance has been named as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers and a Top 40 Under 40 Attorney by the National Trial Lawyers Association. Lance is also a member of the National College for DUI Defense, a national college of the top DUI lawyers in the country.

When not at work, Lance enjoys attending West Virginia University football and basketball games, golfing, spending time with family and friends, and traveling to new and interesting locations.

  • WVU – BSBA Accounting, 1992
  • West Virginia School of Banking
  • WVU College of Law, Doctor of Jurisprudence – 2003


  • Admitted to: West Virginia Supreme Court
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia
  • United States 4th Circuit Court of Appeals

Awards & Recognitions


Super Lawyer Rising Star 2011- 2013

While only five percent of the lawyers in the state are named Super Lawyers, less than 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state are named to the Rising Star list. Attorney Lance Rollo has made the list for two years.

WV DUI Defense Attorneys

WV DUI Defense Attorneys is a professional organization comprised of top DUI attorneys in the state of West Virginia. It is dedicated to ensuring fair and aggressive DUI representation.

Member National College for DUI Defense

The National College for DUI Defense®, Inc. (NCDD) is a professional, non-profit corporation dedicated to the improvement of the criminal defense bar, and to the dissemination of information to the public about DUI Defense Law as a specialty area of law practice.

Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Practitioner

Lance Rollo is certified from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration / International Association of Chiefs of Police Advisory Committee as a Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Practitioner.

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