Joshua Treece is an attorney in Woods Rogers’ Labor and Employment, Litigation, and Intellectual Property groups. He focuses his labor and employment practice on issues related to discrimination, E-Verify, I-9 compliance, harassment, healthcare reform, and unfair competition. His litigation practice concentrates on business torts, contract disputes, and intellectual property disputes.

Josh, a North Carolina native, graduated magna cum laude from Appalachian State University, where he was nominated for the Outstanding/Distinguished Senior Award. During law school at the College of William & Mary, he worked for the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Materials Litigation and Enforcement Division in Rockville, Md. Throughout his second year of law school, Josh clerked for the Hon. F. Bradford Stillman, U.S. Magistrate Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia.

Before attending law school, Josh served as a law clerk with the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of the United States Trustee in Atlanta and spent four years as an investigator with a South Carolina firm.


American Bar Association

Roanoke Bar Association

Virginia State Bar

Virginia Bar Association

Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys

Journal of Civil Litigation—Board of Editors

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)—National and Roanoke Valley Chapters


Thought Leadership

Legal Updates:

In the News:

Josh Treece quoted in The Roanoke Times, “Some Roanoke-Area Employers Face Insurance Mandate”

Speaking Engagements:

  • Federal Bar Association Roanoke Chapter “Affordable Care Act” presentation (2015)

Annual Labor and Employment Seminars:

  • Take Care of Your Employees and Your Business (2014)
  • Immigration: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You (2013)
  • Face Your Fears: ACA is Here! (2013)

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