NEWS + EVENTS
Andrew S. Gerrish has joined the Board of Directors for Apple Ridge Farm. Apple Ridge Farm provides an environmental education and camping experience for more than 70,000+ youth, many from Roanoke’s inner-city neighborhoods and public housing projects. Andy focuses his practice on civil litigation, particularly in the areas of insurance defense; insurance coverage; premises liability;… Read more »
Macel H. Janoschka, a principal with the Roanoke law firm of Frith Anderson + Peake has been selected as the 2017 Young Lawyer of the Year by the Roanoke Bar Association. This award recognizes a current member of the Roanoke Bar Association that is an “outstanding young lawyer who has demonstrated dedicated service to our… Read more »
Six attorneys at the law firm of Frith Anderson + Peake were selected by their peers for inclusion as 2017 Virginia Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The patented selection process includes independent research,… Read more »
Frith Anderson + Peake is pleased to announce that Katie D. DeCoster has joined the firm. Katie graduated magna cum laude from Roanoke College in 2008 with degrees in political science, criminal justice, and Spanish. In 2011, she received her law degree from West Virginia University College of Law. Katie began her legal career as a… Read more »
Macel H. Janoschka has joined the Board of Directors for Mill Mountain Theatre. Mill Mountain Theatre is a non-profit professional, year-round, regional theatre located in Roanoke, Virginia. Macel focuses her practice on civil litigation, particularly in the areas of insurance defense, medical malpractice, premises liability, automobile liability and workers’ compensation.
Macel H. Janoschka has been honored as a member of the inaugural class of Virginia Lawyer’s Weekly’s Up and Coming Lawyers. This statewide award recognizes lawyers across the commonwealth who are making their mark within their first 10 years of practice. These are the lawyers who are the leaders of the profession in the future…. Read more »
Matthew E. Kelley has been appointed to the Board of Directors for the Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys. The Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys is dedicated to the defense of civil actions and the promotion of fairness and integrity in civil justice. Matt’s practice includes medical malpractice defense, products liability, and other civil litigation.
Frith Anderson + Peake is pleased to announce that Linda Frith has been appointed to the Law Council for Washington and Lee’s School of Law. The Law Council, comprised of selected alumni, supports the School of Law with funds for student scholarships, two Law Alumni faculty fellowships, and two Law Alumni Association faculty fellowships in teaching… Read more »
John C. Johnson has been appointed as a member of the Executive Committee for the Boy Scouts of America’s Blue Ridge Council. John served as the Council President from 2011 – 2014 and as Past-President from 2014-2016. John’s practice at Frith Anderson + Peake is focused on the defense of civil actions in state and federal… Read more »
John C. Johnson to serve as Immediate Past Chair of the Virginia State Bar’s General Practice Section
Following the completion of a two year term as Chair of the Virginia State Bar’s General Practice Section, John C. Johnson begins his term as Immediate Past Chair. The General Practice Section sponsors programs and publications of general interest to attorneys and serves as a forum for the exchange of practical ideas and information on… Read more »