DUI Criminal Offense
Driving under the influence criminal charges, and the administrative action that occurs after a DUI arrest in West Virginia, are very peculiar and far different than most other states. RLB II regularly...
Drug Cases in West Virginia
West Virginia drug laws are also quite complex. There are no mandatory minimum sentences, but with the exploding drug problem throughout the United States in which West Virginia has not...
Expungement of Records
West Virginia has very specific statutes on expungement of records, which provide that certain offenses, in particular felonies, can never be expunged, but misdemeanor arrests that...
Graduate of Marshall University 1979, Bachelor of Science in Political Science, Magna cum laude,
Graduated West Virginia University College of Law 1982
United States Supreme Court
4th Circuit Federal Court of Appeals
Federal District Court of Southern West Virginia
West Virginia State Bar
National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
Work History as an Attorney:
1982-1985: Assistant City Attorney for the City of Huntington, with primary duties as the prosecutor for all municipal offenses
1985 to present: Sole Practitioner concentrated in the areas of criminal law, personal injury, civil actions, probate, and estate litigation.