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Charles Manuel Johnstone II

Personal injury Attorney at Charleston, WV

5.0   2 reviews

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Charles M. Johnstone, II (“Sonny”) has been practicing law in the states of West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky since graduating from the University of Kentucky in 1988.  Sonny has helped thousands of individuals and businesses with their legal needs.   His personal injury practice has covered a wide range of case types including, but not limited to, automobile accidents, trucking accidents, logging accidents, mining accident, medical malpractice, industrial accidents and slip and fall accidents.   He has successfully tried and settled cases valued in the tens of millions of dollars. 

He has also successfully handled small and large business and construction transactions and litigation for many satisfied clients.  


Our Charleston attorneys at Johnstone & Gabhart, LLP, have more than 50 years of experience working on personal injury cases. 


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Licensed for 34 years
State OH
Status Active
Acquired 2000
Updated 02/06/2023
State KY
Status Active
Acquired 1997
Updated 12/20/2022
State WV
Status Active
Acquired 1988
Updated 03/01/2023

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Johnstone & Gabhart LLP
1125 Virginia St East
Charleston, WV, 25301


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Posted by David Copley | October 12, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great personal injury lawyer
This firm is the best! They went above and beyond to help me get the best settlement in my car wreck case! The staff is awesome too.
Posted by Robbie | June 21, 2021
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| Hired Attorney
Great job
Couldn’t find a lawyer. My doctor recommended Sonny Johnstone. Firm got me policy limit! Definitely recommend. Staff awesome too.


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Work Experience

  • Managing Partner
  • Johnstone & Gabhart, LLP
  • 1998 - Present


  • University of Kentucky, College of Law
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  • West Virginia Association for Justice
  • Member
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  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
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  • West Virginia State Bar
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Charleston Personal injury Lawyer Charles Manuel Johnstone II
Charles Manuel Johnstone II
Personal injury Attorney
Charleston, WV
Licensed for 34 years
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