ROANOKE, Va.— Six Woods Rogers principal attorneys are named as a 2018 Lawyer of the Year for Roanoke by Best Lawyers in America®These attorneys have been ranked as Best Lawyers in their practice areas for ten or more years and are now recognized as a Lawyer of the Year for Roanoke. This ranking is afforded to only one lawyer in each practice area in a city.


Neil V. Birkhoff (10), Tax Law

Agnis C. Chakravorty (10), Litigation-Labor and Employment

George J.A. Clemo (10), Public Finance Law

Frank K. Friedman (10), Appellate Practice

Mark D. Loftis (10), Product Liability Litigation-Defendants

Alexander I. Saunders (15), Trusts and Estates

Clients and legal professionals regard a listing in Best Lawyers as a significant honor, conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers. For more than three decades, Best Lawyers lists have earned the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable source of legal referrals anywhere.