Dudley Woody represents management and provides training in all aspects of labor and employment law, including the Americans with Disabilities Act and Family and Medical Leave Act, HIPAA, OSHA, sexual harassment, and union-free management.

Dudley has practiced labor and employment law with Woods Rogers for more than 25 years. He is a regular contributor at the annual Woods Rogers Labor and Employment Seminar series. In addition, Dudley works with real estate clients and has experience representing homeowners associations.

He graduated summa cum laude from Roanoke College and received his law degree from the University of Virginia. Prior to joining the firm, he served as a law clerk in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia for the Honorable Ted Dalton. He is recognized by Best Lawyers in America and received a BV Distinguished® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

He is a past national president of Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity, past president of Blue Ridge Literacy, and is active in the Society for Human Resource Management.

Attorney Perspectives

Speaking Engagements

  • Franklin County HR Association | COVID-19 Legal Update
    September 7, 2021
  • Blue Ridge Human Resources Association | BRHRA Employment Law Seminar
    March 10, 2021
  • Blue Ridge HR Association | Virginia’s New Workplace Laws
    July 15, 2020
  • Blue Ridge HR Association | Legal Seminar
    March 11, 2020
  • Blue Ridge HR Association | Employment Law Seminar
    March 13, 2019

Seminars + Events

  • HR LifeLine: 2020 Labor & Employment Webinar Series
    Every Thursday in October, 2020
  • 2019 Labor and Employment Seminar Series
    October 2 - November 5, 2019
  • Investigating Severe Injury Reporting
    May 7, 2019
  • OSHA Recordkeeping
    April 9, 2019
  • 37th Annual Labor & Employment Seminar Series
    September 20 - October 17, 2018

Recognition