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Justin E. Simmons Named as Principal

Justin Simmons, an attorney in the Roanoke office, was recently named as Woods Rogers’ newest Principal. Justin’s practice focuses on commercial litigation and bankruptcy and creditors’ rights. He is an active member of several state and local bar groups. He served on the Board of Directors of the Roanoke Bar Association, where he also chaired…
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Eight Woods Rogers Attorneys Named Lynchburg “Top Lawyers”

Lynchburg Business magazine recently released its Top Lawyers of Greater Lynchburg list for 2021. Among the named were eight attorneys from the Woods Rogers office in Lynchburg:   Attorneys chosen as “Top Lawyers” were rated highly by attorneys in the Lynchburg area through a peer-to-peer survey. You can read the January 2021 legal edition of…
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Leah Stiegler Named to 40 Under 40 List

Leah Stiegler, an Associate in our Labor & Employment practice, has been named a “40 Under 40” by The Roanoker. In their announcement, The Roanoker said “Applicants were judged not only on their career achievements but also on their involvement in the community and other factors.” Read Leah’s profile in The Roanoker. Or find the…
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31 Woods Rogers Attorneys Listed as “Legal Elite” and “Rising Stars”

The 2020 Legal Elite ranking by Virginia Business magazine lists a total of 31 Woods Rogers attorneys from across Virginia in 13 categories. Attorneys are included in the annual list based on high ratings from other lawyers in Virginia. Dan Summerlin, WR President, was profiled for the Legislative/Regulatory/Administrative category. The “Rising Stars” category includes Beth Burgin Waller,…
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Pro Bono Spotlight: Jon Hollis Wins Disability Claim for Disabled Veteran

This Veterans Day, we want to thank Jon Hollis, an Army veteran and attorney in our Richmond office, for his pro bono work on behalf of disabled veterans. He recently won a “very satisfying and hard-fought” case for a disabled veteran whose claim was originally denied in 2002. Jon shared his client’s story with us:…
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