Woods Rogers attorneys provide legal advice for a wide range of nonprofit organizations. Our attorneys provide reliable guidance on issues such as board relations, executive compensation, fundraising, investments, labor and employment, litigation and regulatory compliance.

Many of our attorneys serve on the boards of nonprofit organizations throughout communities in Virginia, which gives us a keen understanding of what it takes for nonprofits to excel.

Higher Education

We represent Virginia colleges and universities in federal and state courts and have participated in internal institutional proceedings. The depth of our education knowledge, coupled with our close ties to post-secondary institutions, places WRVB in a unique position to assist colleges and universities effectively in both simple and complex matters. WRVB's attorneys provide counsel to colleges and universities on a full range of issues, including:

  • Bond financing
  • First Amendment
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor and employment matters
  • Litigation
  • Title IX
  • Real estate

Our attorneys include present and former higher-education faculty and board members who have an acute understanding of the demands that colleges and universities face in the complicated higher-education arena. Many of our attorneys are adjunct professors at top Virginia law schools, including University of Virginia, Washington and Lee University, and William & Mary Law School.


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