Attorney bios.

April M. Jones

April Jones focuses her practice on advising utility clients in complex regulatory proceedings and litigation before state utility commissions. She primarily represents regulated utilities before the Virginia State Corporation Commission. April assists clients with every aspect of the administrative proceedings… Read more

W. Watts Burks IV

Watts Burks is an associate in the Woods Rogers Roanoke office and a member of the Real Estate & Land Use, Business & Corporate, and Public Sector & Local Government practice groups. Watts represents business clients in corporate and commercial… Read more

Timothy J. Lovett

Timothy Lovett is a member of the Bankruptcy and Restructuring group in Woods Rogers’ Roanoke office. He is also a member of the Litigation practice group. He advises debtors, DIP lenders, liquidating trustees, official committees of unsecured creditors, and other… Read more

Claire E. Gross

Claire Gross works with the firm’s Business and Corporate, Trusts and Estates, and Tax practice groups. She focuses on estate and tax planning, corporate formation and conversion, and contract drafting. Claire works to secure favorable tax treatment in a range… Read more

Christine S. Ward

Christine Ward is a Litigation attorney in Woods Rogers’ Roanoke office. She is also a member of the Labor & Employment, Health Law, and E-Discovery practice groups. Christine received her law degree from Washington and Lee University School of Law.… Read more

Pietro F. Sanitate

Pietro Sanitate is an Associate in the Woods Rogers Richmond office and part of the Litigation practice team. Throughout his practice, Pietro has worked on a variety of insurance defense matters including coverage, liability, and workers’ compensation. He has experience… Read more

Timothy J. Bechen

Tim Bechen is a registered patent attorney in Woods Rogers’ Richmond office who focuses on electrical, software, mechanical, biomedical, videogame, puppeteering, and business method patents in a wide variety of business arenas. Tim joined Woods Rogers after spending many years… Read more

C. Walker Terry

Walker Terry is a member of the firm’s Litigation and Medical Malpractice Defense practice groups and works out of the Richmond office. His practice focuses on defending health care providers in investigations, pre-litigation proceedings, and litigation matters. Over the course… Read more

Jane (Peterson) Harrell

Jane Harrell is Woods Rogers’ Senior Land Use Planner. She uses her significant land use and planning experience to support the Real Estate and Land Use practice group in achieving our clients’ land use objectives, with a specific focus on… Read more

Jacob H. Pierce

Jacob Pierce practices in Woods Rogers’ Medical Malpractice Defense and Litigation Groups in the Richmond office. Jacob works with individual healthcare providers in a range of medical specialties, including ER providers, OB/GYNs, orthopedic surgeons, gastroenterologists, nurses, and physician’s assistants. He… Read more

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