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.


Roanoke Bar Association

Virginia State Bar

Virginia Bar Association

Blue Ridge Literacy Volunteers

Phi Kappa Phi Fraternity

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)—National, Blue Ridge, and Roanoke Chapters

Franklin County (VA) Human Resources Association

Featured Posts

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


HR LifeLine: 2020 Labor & Employment Webinar Series | Every Thursday in October

2019 Labor and Employment Seminar Series | October 2 - November 5

Investigating Severe Injury Reporting | May 7, 2019

OSHA Recordkeeping | April 9, 2019

37th Annual Labor & Employment Seminar Series | September 20, 2018


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