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Richard Clifford Maxwell

Bankruptcy and debt Attorney at Roanoke, VA

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Richard C. Maxwell heads our Bankruptcy & Creditor’s Rights group and focuses on bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, commercial law and equine law.

 

Among his many results for our clients, he once reorganized $50 million manufacturing company and emerged from bankruptcy within 90 days. He regularly appears in Best Lawyers in America, Super Lawyers and Virginia Living’s Legal Elite.

 

Well known in legal circles, Rich has been invited to be a Fellow in the American College of Bankruptcy. He is a former director and Chairman of the Bankruptcy Section of the Virginia State Bar. He was chairman of the Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy Law Conference and serves on the planning committee for the Mid-Atlantic Institute on Bankruptcy and Reorganization Practice. He edits and writes about enforcement of liens and judgments published by the Virginia Law Foundation.

 

Rich received a bachelor’s degree from Lafayette College, a master’s of business administration degree from Eastern Michigan University and a law degree, cum laude, from the University of Richmond, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif.

 

He has served the Roanoke Valley community on the boards of Roanoke Symphony Orchestra, Clean Valley Council and National D-Day Memorial Foundation.

Licensed for 38 years
State VA
Status Active
Acquired 1984
Updated 12/27/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Richard Clifford Maxwell
10 S. Jefferson St., Ste. 1400
P.O. Box 14125
Roanoke, VA, 24038-4125

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AVVO RATING 7.8 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Principal
  • Woods Rogers, PLC
  • 1984 - Present

Education

  • University of Richmond, The T. C. Williams School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1984
  • Eastern Michigan University
  • M.B.A.
  • 1977
  • Lafayette College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1973

Associations

  • Virginia State Bar
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Endurance Ride Conference
  • Legal Committee Chair
  • N/A
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy Conference
  • Chairman
  • N/A
  • Roanoke Symphony Orchestra
  • President-Elect
  • N/A
  • Clean Valley Council
  • Director
  • N/A
  • National D-Day Memorial Foundation
  • Director
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Super Lawyer
  • Virginia Super Lawyers
  • 2011
  • Best Lawyer
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2011
  • Legal Elite
  • Virginia Business Magazine
  • 2010
  • Super Lawyer
  • Virginia Super Lawyers
  • 2010
  • Best Lawyer
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2010
  • Legal Elite
  • Virginia Business Magazine
  • 2009
  • Super Lawyer
  • Virginia Super Lawyers
  • 2009
  • Legal Elite
  • Virginia Business Magazine
  • 2007
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Roanoke Bankruptcy and debt Lawyer Richard Clifford Maxwell
Richard Clifford Maxwell
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney
Roanoke, VA
Licensed for 38 years