Johneal M. White

Johneal M. White

Roanoke, Virginia

Johneal M. White enjoys a wide variety of activities outside of work. Ms. White occasionally participates in dog agility tournaments with her dog, Rocket. Ms. White is also active in the Shawsville Ruritan Club, and is the past-president. When she has time, Ms. White experiments with pottery.

Ms. White was admitted to the Virginia State Bar in 2007 and the Massachusetts State Bar in 2005.  She is a graduate of Appalachian State University and Hofstra University School of Law.  Ms. White is a practiced trial lawyer, having represented individuals, companies, and local governments in a variety of litigation matters in both state and federal courts, including appeals. Ms. White regularly litigates personal injury cases and insurance coverage matters.

Ms. White is also experienced in handling employment disputes, including EEOC investigations and complex federal litigation in both the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia, and in 2011 she was admitted to practice before the United State Supreme Court.



Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Defense
  • Insurance Law
  • Personal Injury-Defense
  • Personal Injury-Plaintiff
  • Products Liability Law

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 2005
  • Virginia, 2007
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Fourth Circuit


  • Hofstra University School of Law, Hempstead, New York
    • Juris Doctorate cum laude - 2005
  • Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina
    • B.S. Political Science magna cum laude - 2002

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Roanoke Bar Association
  • Virginia Women Attorneys Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Massachusetts State Legislature, Counsel for the Committee on Education