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Richard C. Maxwell


Current Position

Woods Rogers PLC
P.O. Box 14125
Roanoke, VA 24038-4125

Tel: 540-983-7628
Fax: 540-983-7711

Class: XXIV (2013)Circuit: Fourth


Lafayette College, B.A. (1973)
Eastern Michigan University, M.B.A. (1977)
University of Richmond, J.D. (1984)

Professional Career

Attorney, Woods Rogers PLC (1984-)


Roanoke Bar Association, Secretary/Treasurer (2010-)
Mid-Atlantic Institute on Bankruptcy Reorganization and Procedure, Planning Member (2008-)
Clean Valley Council, Director and Former Vice President (2006-)
Virginia State Bar Bankruptcy Section, Former Chair and Director (2000-06)
Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy Law Conference, Former Chair (2003-08)
Roanoke Symphony Orchestra, Former President and Director (2005-11)
National D-Day Memorial Foundation, Former Director (2006-12)
City of Roanoke Arts Commission, Former Chair and Member (1992-96)


"Jurisdictional Issues," Bankruptcy Practice in Virginia, Virginia CLE Publication current Author
"Federal, Foreign, and Foreign State Judgements," Enforcement of Liens and Judgments in Virginia, Virginia CLE Publication current Author
"Bankruptcy Law," University of Richmond Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 1, University of Richmond Law Review Association 2005 Co-author
"Exemptions-Preserving a Debtor's Assets," Virginia Lawyer, Vol. 52, No. 3, Virginia State Bar 2003 Co-author