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Thomas John Hurney Jr.

Litigation Attorney at Charleston, WV

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  • Licensed for 40 years
    State WV
    Acquired 1983
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5
Practice areas
  1. Litigation
    65%
    I defend actions involving serious injury and wrongful death for health care providers, corporations and individuals.

    41 years

  2. Appeals
    10%
    Handle appeals at state and federal level.

    41 years

  3. Environmental and natural resources
    10%
    I defend actions alleging environmental harm under the Clean Water Act and other statutes.

    41 years

  4. Health care
    10%
    Represent hospitals and physicians in peer review and credentialing matters.

  5. Administrative law
    5%
    Defend individuals before various state agencies, including Boards of Medicine, Osteopathy and Nursing.

Location

Thomas John Hurney Jr.
1600 Laidley Tower
P.O. Box 553
Charleston, WV, 25322

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AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Leader, Health Care & Finance Group
  • Jackson Kelly PLLC
  • 1983 - Present

Education

  • University of Dayton School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1983
  • University of Dayton
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1980

Associations

  • Litigation Counsel of America
  • Fellow
  • 2014 - Present
  • West Virginia Bar Foundation
  • Fellow
  • 2013 - Present
  • American Bar Foundation
  • Fellow
  • 2013 - Present
  • West Virginia Bar Foundation
  • Fellow
  • 2012 - Present
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • State Chair
  • 2007 - Present
  • Association of Defense Trial Attorneys
  • Secretary
  • 1995 - Present
  • Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia
  • Past President
  • 1984 - Present
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Honors and Awards

  • Defense Lawyer of the Year
  • Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia
  • 2014
  • Robert L. Ghiz Award
  • West Virginia Mutual Insurance Company
  • 2014
  • Francis J. Conte Special Service Award
  • University of Dayton School of Law Alumni Association
  • 2011
  • Exceptional Performance Award
  • DRI
  • 2009
  • Board of Governors Award
  • Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia
  • 2005
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Publications

  • West Virginia Law Review
  • Medical Professional Liability in West Virginia, Part II
  • 2012
  • DRI Punitive Damages Compendium
  • Appellate Issues
  • 2009
  • DRI Medical Liability Compendium
  • Good Samaritan Statutes
  • 2009
  • In-House Defense Quarterly (DRI, Defense Research Institute)
  • Peer Review: A Practical Analysis of HCQIA Immunity
  • 2009
  • International Association of Defense Counsel
  • Techniques for Jury Selection and Use of Jury Questionnaires
  • 2008
  • West Virginia Executive
  • Everything You Wanted To Know About Liability (But Were Afraid To Ask)
  • 2005
  • West Virginia Law Review
  • Medical Professional Liability in West Virginia
  • 2003
  • West Virginia Law Review
  • A Practical View of Farley v. Sartin
  • 1997
  • West Virginia Law Review
  • Hospital Liability in West Virginia
  • 1993
  • West Virginia Law Review
  • Rule 11 Sanctions in State & Federal Courts in West Virginia,
  • 1988
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Speaking Engagements

  • DRI Products Liability
  • Products Misuse and the Internet
  • 2015
  • DRI Trial Tactics
  • The Fabric of a Trial: Wearing the Tapestry from Voir Dire Through Examination to Final Argument
  • 2012
  • West Virginia State Bar Annual Meeting
  • Telling the Story in the Closing Argument
  • 2011
  • DRI Annual Medical Liability & Health Care Law Seminar
  • Defending Negligent Credentialing and Privileging Actions
  • 2010
  • ADTA Annual Meeting
  • Preemption, Shack, ADTA and the Talking Frog
  • 2009
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Charleston Litigation Lawyer Thomas John Hurney Jr.
Thomas John Hurney Jr.
Litigation Attorney
Charleston, WV
Licensed for 40 years