Loudoun County hires new county attorney
A graduate of Rutgers College and William and Mary Law School, Rogers has served as the James City County attorney near Jamestown since 2004. He began his service in James City as assistant county attorney in 1990.
Absent from a Loudoun County announcement this evening is that Rogers was charged with domestic abuse in 2012, according to the Williamsburg Yorktown Daily. Rogers was acquitted of the charges after his wife, while on the stand during trial, remained silent when asked if the alleged abuse against her took place, according to the Daily.
“As the county attorney in James City County, I have had considerable experience with land use and development issues in one of the Commonwealth’s fastest-growing communities, which I think will serve me well in Loudoun,” Rogers said in the Loudoun County announcement.
Former Loudoun County Attorney Jack Roberts retired in July after 30 years with county government. Assistant County Attorney Ron Brown has served as interim county attorney since July.