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James Michael Benninger

James Michael Benninger

also known as Mike Benninger, J Michael Benninger

Practice areas:

Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Ethics & Professional Responsibility

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1985

  1. Personal Injury: 40%
    30 years
  2. Medical Malpractice: 40%
    30 years
  3. Ethics & Professional Responsibility: 10%
    30 years
  4. Criminal Defense: 10%
    30 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Benninger Law, PLLC

154 Pleasant St.
P.O. Box 623
Morgantown, WV, 26507-0623

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive198508/03/2015
WVAuthorized to practice law198508/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell®2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
10 Best Attorneys in West VirginiaAmerican Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Trial AdvocateAmerican Board of Trial Advocates2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2008
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2007
Member of the YearWest Virginia Trial Lawyers Association2000
Certificate in Civil Trial AdvocacyNational Board of Trial Advocacy1998

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerBenninger Law Professional Limited Liability Company2011 - Present
PartnerWilson, Frame, Benninger & Metheney1993 - 2011
AssociateWilson, Frame & Metheney1989 - 1993
PartnerMarks & Benninger1987 - 1989
Law ClerkU.S. District Coiurt for Northern District of West Virginia, Honorable William M. Kidd1986 - 1987
AttorneyMcNeer, Highland & McMunn1985 - 1986

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Pennsylvania Association For JusticeMember2003 - Present
Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2000 - Present
West Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationParliamentarian1998 - 1999
West Virginia Association for JusticeMember1991 - Present
West Virginia Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
West Virginia University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
West Virginia UniversityIndustrial EngineeringBS - Bachelor of Science1981

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Mid-Winter Convention and SeminarPitfalls, Spring Guns and Snares: How and Why Lawyers Get into Ethics Hot Water2012
Mid-Winter Convention and SeminarThe Improper Reduction of UIM Benefits for Medical Payments Coverage2011