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Carter-ClaudClaude Carter concentrates his practice in estate planning and administration, real estate, and business law. Prior to joining Woods Rogers, ... Read More

Who We Are

More than 75 attorneys at Woods Rogers PLC represent 18 practice areas and 100-plus related services. In October 2016, Woods Rogers and the Lynchburg law firm Edmunds & Williams merged operations, establishing a fifth Woods Rogers office serving clients in Virginia and beyond. Our largest practice areas are Business and Corporate Law, Labor and Employment Law, Litigation, Tax, and Trusts and Estates.  Whether your organization is a global leader, a regional company, a small business or a start up, Woods Rogers has the experience, and skill to advise you every step of the way. We are ranked as the 10th largest law firm in Virginia by Virginia Lawyers Weekly…Read more

Thank You to 2016 Seminar Guests

2016 Annual Labor & Employment Seminar Series

Woods Rogers’ 2016 Labor and Employment Seminar Series launched in Richmond, Va., on Sept. 8 and concluded in Roanoke, Va., on Oct. 19. In total, more than 500 human resources executives, business owners, and managers across the Commonwealth of Virginia attended our five seminars. Victor Cardwell, Principal and Chair of the Labor and Employment Group said,… Read more

Upcoming Seminars

Beth Waller to present at the Virginia Credit Union League’s Fall Compliance Conference on October 25 & 26, her topic is “Cybersecurity” … Read more

Strategic Alliance

Woods Rogers has formed a strategic alliance with the Innovista Law firm headquartered in Richmond, Va., with an office in Washington, D.C… Read more

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Learn about our large firm resources, hometown values, and strong community and client partnerships. Read more



“Blacklisting Rule” for Federal Contractors Will Commence Next Month

October 13, 2016

On August 25, 2016, the Department of Labor (“the Department” or… Read more

Unions on Campus? NLRB Rules Student Assistants Can Unionize

August 30, 2016

Decision Affects Private Colleges and Universities For decades, the National Labor… Read more

IRS Proposes New Rules To Curb Use of Valuation Discount Techniques in Family-Controlled Entities

August 15, 2016

On August 4, 2016, the IRS published proposed regulations under § 2704(b) of the… Read more

How to Get a Computer Software Application Patent: Overcoming Persistent Rejections Based on the Supreme Court’s Alice Opinion

August 9, 2016

Do you know approximately 130 billion apps have been downloaded from the App Store… Read more