Colleen M. Gentile

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Colleen M. Gentile is one of the founding members of Wimbish Gentile McCray & Roeber PLLC. Colleen graduated from Ithaca College in 1989 with a B.S. in Finance. She received her J.D. in 1992 from Syracuse University College of Law. Upon graduating from law school, Colleen lived and worked in New York State. She then relocated to Virginia where she worked as a defense attorney trying cases in the Virginia Circuit Courts and the Superior Court of the District of Columbia before making the switch to exclusively defending health care providers. For over twenty-five years, she has focused her career on trial advocacy by defending physicians, hospitals and other health care professionals sued for medical malpractice in Virginia and the District of Columbia. Her clients include hospitals, physicians, nurses, physical therapists, dentists, psychologists, and physician practices. She also provides risk management advice to hospital and physician group clients. In addition, Colleen represents health care providers before professional licensing boards.

Colleen is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell and has been recognized as one of Virginia’s “Legal Elite” in Health Law (Virginia Business Magazine) numerous times. Colleen has tried over 65 jury trials.


  • Virginia
  • District of Columbia
  • New York
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
  • United States District Court, Western District of Virginia


  • J.D., Syracuse University School of Law
  • B.S., Ithaca College, Finance

Professional Associations

  • Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys
  • Virginia Chapter of American Society for Health Care Risk Management


Wimbish Gentile McCray & Roeber PLLC

8730 Stony Point Parkway,
Suite 201,
Richmond, VA 23235
(804) 655-4830 – Main
(804) 980-7819 – Facsimile