Barry Rowell

Barry Rowell is a partner at Klein Rowell & Shall, PLLC. For the 12 years prior to forming Klein Rowell & Shall, PLLC, Barry was a partner at Valverde & Rowell, PC. Barry was employed with a Fortune 500 Company, working in the human resources and legal department.

Barry has successfully responded to and mediated hundreds of charges of employment discrimination filed with the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and Fair Employment Practice Agencies in more than 40 states.

Barry Rowell has a wide range of experience advising corporate clients on complex employment issues including discrimination, harassment, disability, wage and hours, family medical leave matters, and a wide range of other workplace issues. Barry has represented clients before the Virginia Employment Commission, Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission, U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, numerous state agencies and in both federal and Virginia state courts.

Barry was born in Suffolk, Virginia and lives in Virginia Beach, where he enjoys spending time with his two daughters.

Areas of Practice:

  • Employment Law
  • Labor Law
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Business/Corporate Law
  • Traffic/Criminal


  • Regent University School of Law, J.D.
  • Longwood College, B.S., 1993
    • Honors: Gamma Sigma Alpha Academic Honors Society
    • Honors: Dean’s List


    • Virginia
    • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia
    • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit

    Professional Associations & Memberships:

    • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
    • American Bar Association
    • Hampton Roads Society for Human Resource Management, Member, Board of Directors


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Klein, Rowell & Shall, PLLC is a litigation-focused law firm in Virginia Beach serving Hampton Roads


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Whether you need advice on a work injury, auto accident, important business contract, or representation in an employment dispute, please call us today at (757) 432-2500 to put a skilled lawyer on your side. You may also send us an inquiry using our online form.

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