About Jason G. Moyers

Jason
Moyers

Office – 540-527-3516 

After Hours – 540-353-5038

Email – [email protected]

Paralegal – Audrey Gray
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Office – 540-527-3514

Legal Secretary – Donna Sensabaugh
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Office – 540-527-3509

Bio

Mr. Moyers is a trial attorney who represents insurers, individuals, and businesses in the defense of automobile, commercial carrier, product liability, and premises liability claims in state and federal courts throughout Virginia. Among his areas of practice is an emphasis on development and deployment of autonomous vehicles and autonomous vehicle technology. Mr. Moyers counsels and advises insurers on matters of Virginia insurance law, including arson, fraud, material misrepresentation, bad faith and uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage. He represents insurers and insureds in insurance coverage disputes. As a complement to his litigation practice, Mr. Moyers has been a frequent writer and speaker on issues relative to his areas of expertise.

Prior to joining Frankl Miller Webb & Moyers, LLP, Mr. Moyers was a partner with Gentry Locke Rakes & Moore, LLP, where he chaired the firm’s product liability practice group.

In his spare time, Mr. Moyers enjoys spending time with his family and rooting on his beloved Virginia Cavaliers, Philadelphia Phillies and Philadelphia Eagles.

 

Past Positions

  • Gentry Locke Rakes & Moore, LLP, Partner, 1995 to 2004

Professional Associations

 

  • Virginia State Bar
  • Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys
    • Secretary, 2018 to Present
    • Board of Directors, 2015 to Present
    • Auto & Transportation Liability Section, Chair, 2014-15
    • Auto & Transportation Liability Section, Vice-Chair, 2013-14
    • Policy Coverage Section, Chair, 2003-04
    • Policy Coverage Section, Vice-Chair, 2002-03
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Trucking Industry Defense Association
  • Claims & Litigation Management Alliance
  • Roanoke Bar Association
  • Roanoke Regional Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Roanoke Valley Graduate, 2004
  • Selected as a Virginia Super Lawyer, Civil Litigation: Defense, 2016-2019

*Only 5% of Virginia attorneys are selected as Super Lawyers. The selection procedure involves nominations from other lawyers, independent research on nominated candidates, and evaluation by a blue ribbon panel of preeminent peers in their practice areas.

 

Publications & Presentations

  • "Statutory Construction Deconstructed: Divining and Giving Effect to the General Assembly's Intent," Journal of Civil Litigation, Vol. XXVIII, No. 4 (Winter 2016-2017)
  • "The 2003 Virginia Viatical Settlements Act," Journal of Civil Litigation, Vol. XV, No. 1 (Spring 2003)
  • "Autonomous Vehicles in the Commonwealth of Virginia," Roanoke Paralegal Association, (Mar. 14, 2019)
  • "A Driverless World: Legal and Insurance Implications of Autonomous Vehicles," VADA Annual Meeting, (Oct. 11, 2018)
  • "How to Try a Case in General District Court," VADA Young Associates Boot Camp, (Dec. 1, 2017)
  • "Coming Soon to a Code Volume Near You: The Latest from the 2015 Virginia General Assembly," VADA Spring Sections Meeting, Auto and Transportation Liability Section (May 8, 2015)

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 1995
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit

Education

  • University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, Virginia
    • J.D. - 1995
  • Roanoke College, Salem, Virginia
    • B.A. - 1992
    • Honors: cum laude

Practice Areas

  • Insurance Defense
  • Trucking & Transportation

Community Involvement

  • Roanoke Regional Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Roanoke Valley Graduate