Daniel Patrick Frankl
Admitted to the Virginia Bar 1986
George Mason University (B.S. 1979)
George Mason University School of Law (J.D. with distinction 1986)
Mr. Frankl is a litigator whose practice concentrates on general insurance defense litigation with a specialty on defending individuals and commercial motor carriers in catastrophic injury claims. He has handled complex litigation on behalf of primary and excess insurers in the areas of products liability, wrongful death, premises liability and personal injury. Mr. Frankl has tried numerous cases in both state and federal courts throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Prior to forming Frankl Miller & Webb in 2004, Mr. Frankl was the head of both the insurance defense and trucking and transportation practice groups as a partner in the law firm of Gentry Locke Rakes & Moore. He is a member of the TIDA (Trucking Insurance Defense Association); TLA, (Transportation Lawyers Association); VTA (Virginia Trucking Association); DRI (Defense Research Institute, Transportation Practice Group); and the VADA (Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys).
In 2017, the firm name was changed to Frankl Miller Webb & Moyers.
Honors and Affiliations:
Member, Roanoke Bar Association
Member, Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys
Member, Trucking Industry Defense Association (2002-present)
Member, Virginia Trucking Association
Member, Transportation Lawyers Association
Selected as a Virginia Super Lawyer, Transportation
Master, Ted Dalton American Inn of Court (2009-present)
Leadership Roanoke Valley Graduate,
Roanoke Regional Chamber of Commerce
Former Member, Transportation Practice Group,
American Law Firm Association (ALFA) 1994-2004
Former Member, Transportation Group, Virginia Bar Association
Chairman of Highway Section (2001-2004)
Criminal Law Section Council (1993-1995)
Former Member, Litigation Section, American Bar Association
*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