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Allison Janine Farrell

Animal law Attorney at Clarksburg, WV

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  • State Years
    Ohio - OH 2 years
    Pennsylvania - PA 7 years
    West Virginia - WV 14 years
  • Licensed for 2 years
    State OH
    Acquired 2021
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 7 years
    State PA
    Acquired 2016
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 14 years
    State WV
    Acquired 2009
    Status
    Active Attorney - Current No misconduct found

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About Allison

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Practice areas
  1. Animal law
    20%
    Equine Law

  2. Oil and gas
    20%
    Natural Resources and Mining

  3. Energy and utilities
    15%
    Energy and Energy Litigation Defense

  4. Insurance
    15%
    Insurance Defense

  5. Litigation
    15%
    Commercial Litigation Defense

  6. Real estate
    15%
    Real Estate and Rental and Leasing Real Estate/Title Litigation

Practicing in WV, PA, and OH

Allison Farrell, a member at Jenkins Fenstermaker, PLLC, has practiced “dirt law” in the Appalachian Basin for more than a decade. Allison has earned her stripes as an oil, gas, and coal attorney litigating natural resource development issues in both state and federal courts. Allison takes pride in her practice and has handled a wide variety of property-based legal cases over the years.

As a complement to her litigation practice, Allison manages a real estate transaction practice—covering both surface and subsurface property interests—out of the firm’s Clarksburg office. Whether she is handling a lease negotiation, mineral title opinion, real estate closing, title search, or giving specialized advice on how to structure a joint operating agreement (JOA) among oil and gas operators, you can trust that Allison will bring her years of experience and extensive knowledge of the law to the table in your favor.

Location

Jenkins Fenstermaker, PLLC
215 S 3rd St Ste 400
Clarksburg, WV, 26301-2945
Jenkins Fenstermaker, PLLC
215 S 3rd St Ste 400
Clarksburg, WV, 26301-2945
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AVVO RATING 8.8 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Member
  • Jenkins Fenstermaker
  • 2018 - Present
  • Member
  • Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
  • 2009 - 2018
  • Public Relations Director
  • Glenville State College
  • 2005 - 2006
  • Lee Newspapers
  • Political Reporter
  • 2002 - 2005
  • Reporter
  • The Leader Herald
  • 2001 - 2021
  • Reporter
  • The Daily Gazette
  • 2000 - 2002
  • Associate Editor
  • The Amherst Bee
  • 2000 - 2001
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Education

  • West Virginia University College of Law
  • J.D.
  • 2009
  • State University of New York at Buffalo
  • M.A.
  • 2000
  • University of Montana
  • B.A.
  • 1999

Associations

  • Women's Energy Network
  • Member and Treasurer-Elect
  • 2021 - Present
  • Member of the Bar of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Member
  • 2016 - Present
  • The West Virginia State Bar
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • MLBC chapter of the AAPL
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Harrison County Chamber of Commerce
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Young Professional Women In Energy
  • Founding Board Member and former Secretary/Treasurer
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2019
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2012
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Publications

  • North Dakota Law Review Volume 88, No. 3
  • Surface Use in the Age of Horizontal Drilling: Will Horizontal Wells Be Considered a ‘Reasonably Necessary’ Use of the Surface?
  • 2012
  • 111 W. Va. L. Rev. 503, 528-29
  • One Man v. “The 800-Pound Gorilla”: An Argument for Truly Just Compensation in Condemnation Proceedings
  • 2009

Speaking Engagements

  • presenter at the WVU College of Law Shale CLE
  • “Lease Shut In Clauses: Keeping the Lease in 2020 and Beyond;”
  • 2020
  • MLBC
  • “Cotenancy in West Virginia: Discussion of New Oil and Gas Statute”
  • 2018
  • WVONGA's fall meeting
  • "Update on Oil and Gas Law"
  • 2016

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Clarksburg Animal law Lawyer Allison Janine Farrell
Allison Janine Farrell
Animal law Attorney
Clarksburg, WV
Licensed for 14 years