NEWS + EVENTS

Macel Janoschka is Appointed to City of Salem’s Economic Development Authority

Frith Anderson + Peake is proud to announce that the City Council of Salem, Virginia has appointed Attorney Macel Janoschka to the city’s Economic Development Authority.  The Authority, comprised of seven members, was organized in 2017.  The Economic Development Authority works in close partnership with Salem’s Department of Economic Development.    Macel focuses her practice… Read more »

Samuel Bernier is Appointed to VADA Board of Directors

Frith Anderson + Peake is pleased to announce that attorney, Sam Bernier, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys as its membership chair.  Sam also serves on the VADA’s Annual Meeting committee.  Sam concentrates his practice on the defense of health care providers in medical negligence actions… Read more »

FA+P Network Administrator Named “Unsung Hero”

FA+P is delighted to announce that Network Administrator, David Sink, has been named one of Virginia Lawyer Weekly’s 2019 Unsung Legal Heroes.  This award recognizes “the people who get it done, who keep the lawyers on track, who go above and beyond, usually behind the scenes. These awards are reserved for the state’s most talented… Read more »

Andrew Gerrish is Promoted to Partner

Frith Anderson + Peake is proud to announce the promotion of Andy Gerrish to partner. Andy joined FA+P in 2014 following clerkships with the judges of the First Judicial Circuit of Virginia in Chesapeake, Virginia, and the judges of the Twenty-third Judicial Circuit of Virginia in Roanoke, Virginia. Andy was a member of the 2018… Read more »

Nathan Schnetzler Presents at NRV Chapter of SHRM Annual Legal Seminar

Nate Schnetzler recently spoke at the New River Valley Chapter of Society for Human Resource Management’s 10th Annual Legal Seminar in Christiansburg, Virginia. Nate discussed the importance of rapid, effective responses to allegations of workplace harassment and discrimination and offered insight as to the pros and cons of various types of reporting structures utilized by… Read more »

Nathan Schnetzler is Named “Up & Coming Attorney”

FA+P is pleased to announce that Nate Schnetzler has been named to the 2019 class of “Up & Coming Lawyers” by Virginia Lawyers Media, the publisher of Virginia Lawyers Weekly.   This awards program, now in its fourth year, recognizes lawyers across the commonwealth who are making their mark within their first 10 years of practice…. Read more »

Phil Anderson is Named 2019 “Leader in the Law”

FA+P is proud to announce that Phil Anderson has been named to the 2019 class of Leaders in the Law. Phil is a founding partner of FA+P and has served as managing partner since 2008. Leaders in the Law are those “who are setting the standard for other lawyers.” The honor is awarded by Virginia… Read more »

FA+P Attorneys are Named to The Best Lawyers in America

Attorneys from Frith Anderson + Peake were recently selected for inclusion in the 26th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. “Inclusion in Best Lawyers is based on a rigorous peer-review survey comprising more than 7.8 million confidential evaluations by top attorneys.” The following attorneys were recognized: Phillip V. Anderson – Litigation – Insurance, Insurance Law… Read more »

New Principal Samuel Bernier joins FA+P

New Principal, Samuel Bernier, recently joined Frith Anderson + Peake. Sam is based in our new Richmond Office set to open in mid to late October. Sam Bernier is a graduate of the University of Richmond, TC Williams School of Law. He began his legal career as the pro se law clerk to then U.S. Magistrate Judge… Read more »

John Johnson prevails at Supreme Court of Virginia

Attorney John Johnson successfully defended the appeal of a decision from the Court of Appeals of Virginia to the Supreme Court of Virginia in the case of Marshello Carrington, Admin. Of the Estate of Carnell Carrington v. Aquatic Company and Insurance Company of the State of Pennsylvania. This significant decision clarifies the application of the… Read more »