Mark Andrew Barney Esq

Mark Andrew Barney Esq

  • Civil Rights, Criminal Law, Employment Law...
  • West Virginia
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Summary

Barney Law PLLC provides aggressive representation for clients in the areas of wrongful death, serious personal injury and employment-related matters. We strive to know our clients as individuals, not by case name or number. Our sole focus is achieving the best results for our clients and holding others responsible for their wrongful conduct.

Practice Areas
  • Civil Rights
  • Criminal Law
  • Employment Law
  • Gov & Administrative Law
  • Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
West Virginia
4th Circuit
Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Senior Associate Attorney
Bucci, Bailey & Javins, L.C.
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Work in the capacity of a senior litigation associate in all phases of litigation. Duties include drafting pleadings and briefs and orally arguing motions in both state and federal courts. Conduct discovery including depositions of fact and expert witnesses. Trial experience includes first and second chair experience in “deliberate intention” and strict liability actions in both state and federal court.
Administrative Law Judge
West Virginia Public Employees Grievance Board, State of West Virginia
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Conducted quasi-judicial hearings and wrote formal decisions on complex cases arising under regulatory responsibility of the agency. Responsible for ensuring litigants are afforded due process through the proper scheduling of hearings, conducting hearings, controlling the making of a record, conducting necessary legal research and rendering decisions based on findings of fact and conclusions of law. Issued over fifty (50) written opinions published through the State Register and available on Westlawnext.
Judicial Law Clerk
West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals
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Drafted court orders for civil actions, criminal cases, administrative appeals and family court appeals. Assisted the Judge in the analysis of legal issues, including the drafting of bench memos. Conducted all scheduling conferences. Compiled and integrated jury instructions. Assisted in the creation of CLE materials for a seminar on W.V.R.E. 404(b).
Education
West Virginia University College of Law
J.D. / Law (2006)
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Honors: WVU College of Law Gladys G. Davis Law Scholarship Selected to the WVU College of Law National Mock Trial Competition Team Marilyn E. Lugar Trial Association Marion/Monongalia County Magistrate Court Mediator Legal Clerk, West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission West Virginia Governor’s Honors Program
Activities: Academic Legal Research Assistant, West Virginia University College of Law Legal Clerk, WVU Office of General Counsel
West Virginia University
Master of Arts / Sociology (2003)
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Honors: WVU Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant (Dep’t of Sociology & Anthrop.) Rural Sociological Society Enrichment Endowment Award
Activities: WVU Foundation Student Board of Managers Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program Tutor, Statistical Data Analysis
West Virginia University
B.A. / Psychology and Sociology (dual major) (2000)
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Awards
Top 40 Under 40- personal injury attorney
The National Trial Lawyers
Lead Counsel Rated- employment and personal injury law
Lead Counsel Review Board
AV Preeminent Rated
Martindale Hubbell
Professional Associations
Member
National Lawyers Guild Member
- Current
Activities: Labor and Employment Committee
Member
West Virginia Employment Law Association
- Current
Member
American Association for Justice
- Current
Member
West Virginia Association for Justice
- Current
Member
West Virginia State Bar
- Current
Websites & Blogs
Website
Barney Law PLLC Website
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Contact & Map
Barney Law PLLC
P.O. Box 505
Hurricane, WV 25526
USA
Telephone: (304) 932-8775
Cell: (304) 932-8775
Fax: (304) 907-0885