Anthony J. Gambardella, Jr. is among Virginia’s most accomplished attorneys focusing on public utilities.
As a former general counsel for the Virginia State Corporation Commission, Tony’s responsibilities have included legal advice and litigation in public utility, communications, insurance, banking and securities regulation. He’s also been a senior Assistant Attorney General of Virginia in charge of the Antitrust and Consumer
Litigation Section of the Attorney General’s Office. Previously he specialized in nuclear energy regulation while practicing in the District of Columbia.
As a principal in our Richmond office, his practice focuses on administrative, appellate, energy, public utility and telecommunications law. Best Lawyers in America named him lawyer of the year for energy law in Richmond.
Tony has a bachelor’s degree in economics from the College of William & Mary and a law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Lawyers of the Year||Best Lawyers in America||2012|
|Best Lawyer||Best Lawyers in America||2011|
|Best Lawyer||Best Lawyers in America||2010|
|Best Lawyer||Best Lawyers in America||2009|
|Legal Elite||Virginia Business Magazine||2007|
|Preeminent 5.0 out of 5||Martindale-Hubbell||N/A|
|Principal||Woods Rogers, PLC||1996 - Present|
|Head of the Commission's Office of General Counsel||Virginia State Corporation Commission||1988 - 1996|
|Senior Assistant Attorney General of Virginia||Attorney General Of Virginia||1976 - 1988|
|Attorney||Law Firm in the District of Columbia||1971 - 1976|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Virginia Bar Association||Member||2009 - Present|
|Central Virginia Legal Aid Society||Board of Directors||2004 - Present|
|District of Columbia Bar||Member||N/A|
|Virginia State Bar||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Energy Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Virginia Telecommunications Industry Association||Member||N/A|
|Catholic Diocese of Richmond Haitian Education Fund||Former Board of Directors||N/A|
|University of Virginia School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1971|
|College of William and Mary||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1968|