Erin Ashwell

  • Lecturer

Erin Ashwell is a partner at Woods Rogers in Roanoke, Virginia, where her practice focuses on appellate advocacy, critical motions practice and education law. She frequently appears in the Virginia appellate courts, with a focus on matters before the Supreme Court of Virginia. Her practice spans substantive areas, including complex business disputes, appeals in domestic matters and administrative appeals.

Ashwell has been cited by Virginia Super Lawyers as a rising star and has earned the President’s Volunteer Service Award. She is one of Virginia Business magazine’s legal elite. Ashwell was appointed by Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe to the Virginia Board of Historic Resources in 2017.



  • J.D.
    Harvard Law School
  • A.B.
    Harvard College

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