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Hurricane, WV 25526

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David M. Adkins, Esquire

Managing Partner

         Attorney David M. Adkins is a lifelong resident of West Virginia.  He began his legal career working as General Counsel for the Employee Relations/Risk Management Section of the West Virginia Department of Health & Human Resources.  While there, David advised his employer on legal issues related to various types of discrimination, sexual harassment and other employment related topics.  David then transitioned into private practice with the law firm of McQueen & Murphy, where he practiced primarily in the fields of personal injury, construction litigation and “bad faith” cases against insurance companies.  David then joined the law firm of Pullin, Fowler & Flanagan, PLLC, where he worked alongside Founding Partner Gary E. Pullin in defending the legal interests of defendants insured by various companies such as State Farm, AIG, and Safeco, among others.

 

         In 2010, David proudly opened The Adkins Law Firm, PLLC, in Putnam County, West Virginia.  David now proudly represents individuals and small businesses in personal injury, employment and family law matters in Putnam, Cabell and Kanawha Counties.  He currently lives in Scott Depot, West Virginia with his wife Christina, his daughter Olivia and their two dogs.  David is an active member of the community and is proud to serve as a Guardian ad Litem protecting the interests of children in Putnam County.  David enjoys golf, white water rafting and attending college football games in his time away from the office.  

 

EDUCATION/ADMISSIONS

Licensed to practice law in West Virginia

4th Circuit Court of Appeals

U.S. District Court, Southern District

U.S. District Court, Northern District

West Virginia University College of Law, J.D., 1999

         Member, Moot Court Board

         Member, M.E. Lugar Trial Association

 

Alderson-Broaddus College, B.A., 1996, Political Science/History, Summa Cum Laude    

 

 

SEMINARS CONDUCTED:

Employment Law: Beyond the Basics, Sterling Education Services, Inc.

Lectures Presented by Mr. Adkins:

Sexual, Racial, and Other Harassment & Discrimination;

Privacy & Social Media in the Workplace

     

REPRESENTATIVE CASES:

 

Hawkins vs. West Virginia State Police, 223 W.Va. 253 (2008)

M&S Partners vs. Scottsdale Ins. Co., 2006 WL 995136 (2006)

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Compassionate. Dedicated. Knowledgeable.

Contact us today for initial consultation.

 

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