NEWS + EVENTS

Linda Frith Elected to Roanoke Women’s Foundation’s Board of Directors

Frith Anderson + Peake is proud to announce that Linda Frith has been elected to the Board of Directors for the Roanoke Women’s Foundation. The Roanoke Women’s Foundation is a philanthropic organization based on a model started in Seattle, Washington in 1995 and subsequently put into action in 48 cities around the country. The Roanoke Women’s… Read more »

Two FA+P Attorneys Published in The Journal of Civil Litigation

Attorneys Matthew E. Kelley and Katie M. DeCoster authored an article on the Illegality Defense for Opioid Overdose that has been published in The Journal of Civil Litigation. The Journal of Civil Litigation is published quarterly by the Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys. Matthew E. Kelley and Katie M. DeCoster, Reviving the Illegality Defense for… Read more »

Andrew S. Gerrish Joins Community Youth Program’s Board of Directors

Andrew S. Gerrish has joined the Board of Directors for St. John Episcopal Church’s Community Youth Program. Community Youth Program is a 501(c)(3) non-profit program providing enriching after-school, summer, and leadership programs for at-risk Roanoke-area youth in grades 4-8. The mission of CYP is to encourage learning and the development of a positive self-image, and to… Read more »

FA+P Attorneys speak at 2017 Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys’ Annual Meeting

Attorneys Walt Peake, Sean Workowski and Andrew Gerrish were speakers at the 2017 Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys’ Annual Meeting in October 2017. Walt, Sean and Andy presented on Ethics During Trial. This ethics presentation outlined recent changes to Virginia Rules of Professional Conduct 1.6 and 3.3 regarding the duties of confidentiality and candor towards… Read more »

FA+P Welcomes Nathan Moberley

Frith Anderson + Peake welcomes new Associate Nathan Moberley. Nathan graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government and a minor in Religious Studies. He received his Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from William and Mary Law School. Nathan also served 9 years in the Virginia Air Force National… Read more »

Seven FA+P Attorneys Selected for Membership in the Ted Dalton American Inn of Court

Frith Anderson + Peake is pleased to announce that seven attorneys have been selected for membership in the Ted Dalton American Inn of Court for the 2017-2018 year. Attorneys Phillip V. Anderson, Andrew S. Gerrish, John C. Johnson, Katherine C. Londos, Matthew E. Kelley, Walter H. Peake and Sean C. Workowski have all been accepted… Read more »

Timothy Mattson elected President-Elect of the Roanoke Chapter of the Federal Bar Association

Timothy Mattson has been elected President-Elect of the Federal Bar Association’s Roanoke Chapter for the 2017-2018 year. The Roanoke Chapter of the Federal Bar Association is comprised of the Roanoke Division of the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia. The chapter has served the Roanoke area since it was chartered in… Read more »

FA+P Attorneys Named to The Best Lawyers in America® (2018 edition)

Five attorneys were chosen for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® (2018 edition), a national legal ranking. Attorneys are nominated for inclusion by their peers. The following attorneys were chosen by their peers: Phillip V. Anderson — Personal Injury Litigation- Defendants; Insurance Law- Defendants Linda D. Frith — Employment Law- Management; Workers’ Compensation Law-… Read more »

Linda D. Frith Appointed Vice-Chair of Roanoke’s Economic Development Authority

Frith Anderson + Peake is proud to announce that Linda D. Frith has been appointed as the Vice Chair of the Roanoke City Economic Development Authority. Formed in 1968 by Roanoke City Council, the Economic Development Authority is an Industrial Development Authority existing under the Virginia Industrial Development and Revenue Bond Act. Seven directors, serving… Read more »

Andrew S. Gerrish and Macel H. Janoschka Appointed to Roanoke Bar Association’s Board of Directors

Attorneys Andrew Gerrish and Macel Janoschka have been appointed to serve on the Roanoke Bar Association’s Board of Directors. Andrew will serve as the Young Lawyers Chair while Macel will serve as Membership Chair. Andy focuses his practice on civil litigation, particularly in the areas of insurance defense; insurance coverage; premises liability; legal malpractice; professional… Read more »