Patrick Bolling Adjunct Professor of Law

Phone: 540-458-8548


Office: 442 Lewis Hall

Areas of Expertise/Classes Taught



BA, Hampden-Sydney College

JD, Washington and Lee University


Patrick Bolling is a principal with Woods Rogers PLC in Lynchburg, Virginia. He teaches e-Discovery as a member of the adjunct faculty at W&L Law.

In his practice with his firm's Labor & Employment team, Patrick helps his clients make day-to-day employment decisions, design and implement fair and effective employment policies, contracts and handbooks, conduct workplace investigations, and prevent disputes from becoming litigation. Patrick defends employers, primarily in state and federal regulatory actions and civil litigation related to discrimination, wrongful termination, harassment, and retaliation under equal employment opportunity laws.

Patrick sits on the Boards of Directors for The Williams Home and the Virginia Legal Aid Society, where he also regularly takes pro bono cases. He also serves on the Executive Board of the Young Lawyer's Division of the Virginia Bar Association.