Franchesca  Fede  Gomez

Franchesca Fede Gomez

Ms. Gomez joined the firm as an Associate Attorney in the Fall of 2002 and became a shareholder in June 2007. Her practice has a strong concentration in real estate transactions and litigation. Her caseload currently includes several partition suits, boundary disputes, zoning issues and title defects, among other miscellaneous real estate matters. In addition, Ms. Gomez provides a full range of services to business clients, including assistance with organizational documents, contracts, leases, debt collection, and litigation. Ms. Gomez also regularly provides estate planning advice and serves as court-appointed guardian ad litem for incapacitated adults.

Ms. Gomez has been a member of the Virginia Bar since 1997 and the District of Columbia Bar since 1999 and is a member of the Virginia and District of Columbia Bar Associations as well as the Augusta County Bar Association.  Ms. Gomez earned her law degree from the George Mason University School of Law in May of 1997 and is a graduate of the University of Virginia.

Place of Birth

  • Alexandria, Virginia, 1972

Education

  • George Mason University School of Law, J.D. 1997
    • Corporate and Securities Law Track, Civil Rights Law Journal Editor
  • University of Virginia, B.A. 1994
    • Religious Studies and History Majors
    • Edwin B. Kyle Scholarship
    • Dean’€™s List
    • Friends of Free China Scholarship

Admitted

  • Virginia Supreme Court, 1997
  • District of Columbia, 1999
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Virginia

Professional Affiliations

  • Virginia State Bar
  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Staunton Augusta County Waynesboro Bar

Civic Involvement

  • St. John’€™s Episcopal Church, Waynesboro, Vestry 2008-2011
  • Chi Omega Fraternity, Member
    • Advisory Board, Alumnae Advisor 2004-2009
    • Personnel Advisor 2005-2006
  • Greater Augusta Regional Chamber of Commerce
    • Board of Directors 2014-Present
    • Government Relations Committee Member 2004-2006
  • Valley Alliance for Education, Board of Directors, 2005-Present

Seminars Given

  • Valley Landlords Association (October, 2007)
  • First Citizens Bank, Estate Planning Seminar (April, 2007)
  • Greater Augusta Regional Chamber of Commerce
    • “€œDebt Collection in Virginia”€ (March, 2002)
    • “€œUnderstanding Business Entities”€ (February, 2002)
  • Blue Ridge Community College, Wills and Trusts (Fall 2002)
  • Manufactured Housing Land Use Conference, San Francisco (May, 2000)
  • Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce, Networking Breakfast (June, 1999)
  • Estate Planning Seminar, Tysons Corner, Virginia (1997)

Publications

  • Manufactured Housing State Law Summary, published by the Manufactured Housing Institute, September 1999
  • “€œThe Washington Report”€ article published in Manufactured Home Merchandiser magazine (1996 –€“ 2000)

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Collections
  • Adult Guardianship
  • Business Planning
  • Business Litigation
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