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About me

When I am not at work, I am with my husband and dogs at the Roanoke dog park or enjoying hiking trails in Roanoke.


We pride ourselves on serving individuals, not companies. Please let us know if we can help you with your employment or malpractice litigation.




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Practice areas


  1. Employment: 25%
    5 years
  2. Business: 25%
    12 years
  3. Nursing Home Abuse: 20%
    5 years
  4. Medical Malpractice: 20%
    11 years
  5. Personal Injury: 10%
    13 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

3 total 

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  • Robert Dean

    Lauren Ellerman is a leader among Virginia lawyers representing victims of nursing home abuse and neglect. She is dedicated advocate for families, and her compassion shines through in every case.


    Robert Dean Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • James Joseph O'Keeffe IV

    I've worked with Lauren on an appeal and I endorse her work.


    James O'Keeffe Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Frith & Ellerman Law Firm

303 Washington Avenue SW
Roanoke, VA, 24014

303 Washington Avenue Sw
Roanoke, VA, 24016



VAAuthorized to practice law200403/31/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Influential Woman of Virginia NomineeVa Lawyers Weekly2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Rising StarSuperLawyer2011
Young Lawyer of the YearRoanoke Bar Association2011
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2011
Rising StarSuperLawyer2010
Influential Woman of RoanokeBella Magazine2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyFrith Law Firm2006 - Present
AttorneySevila, Saunders, Huddleston & White2004 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
Roanoke Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present
Virginia State BarN/A2004 - Present
Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Second Presbyterian ChurchN/AN/A
Virginia Bar AssociationTown Hall Chair2007 - 2009
RAM (Roanoke Area Ministries)Board Member2007 - 2013
NewVaConnectsBoard Member2006 - 2008
Virginia Women Attorneys AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Management Recruiters of New River Valley v. RoweN/A
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Richmond, The T. C. Williams School of LawN/AJD, Cum Laude2004
College of William and MaryEnglish LiteratureBA - Bachelor of Arts2001
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Law LineTop Ten Mistakes Employees Make that Lead to Litigation2013
What every family needs to know about Long Term Care in VirginiaWhat every family needs to know about Long Term Care in Virginia2009
VA CLE On What Every Attorney Needs to know about Long Term Care FacilitiesWhat Every Attorney Needs to Know about Long Term Care Facilities2009