Roanoke, Va.—The Roanoke office of Woods Rogers PLC welcomes King F. Tower in an Of Counsel role.

“We are thrilled to have King join the firm and our practice,” said Victor Cardwell, Principal and Chair of the firm’s Labor and Employment practice group. “King adds tremendous depth to an already accomplished team. He will assist employers with employment law litigation, labor-management relations, and will also offer counsel to businesses on employment related matters.”

A native of Roanoke, Va., King earned a J.D. from the College of William and Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law and his B.A. from the University of Virginia. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court of the Western District of North Carolina, the U.S. District Courts of the Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth and Eleventh Circuits. King is licensed by the Virginia State Bar and the North Carolina State Bar. Prior to joining Woods Rogers, King was a Member at Spilman, Thomas & Battle PLLC in Roanoke, Va.

King serves as chair of the Western Virginia Workforce Development Board, he is an advisory board member for Roanoke Public Library, and is former legislative affairs chair for the Roanoke Valley Society of Human Resources Management. He has also served as an adjunct professor for labor law at William and Mary and Washington & Lee law schools.