Amber M. Moore
(304) 263-6991
Office: Martinsburg
J.D. West Virginia University
B.A. Lee University
Licensure: WV
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Amber Moore practices in the areas of energy and general litigation.  Ms. Moore has experience in defending clients in land use, professional liability, medical malpractice, and construction litigation matters.  She has also assisted clients with obtaining mineral leasing rights. Ms. Moore’s experience has covered many stages of the litigation process, including taking and defending depositions, drafting briefs, dispositive motions, hearings, mediation, evidentiary hearings, trial preparation, and appeals.

Work Experience

2013 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2011-2012 Summer Associate, Jackson Kelly PLLC

Speaking Engagements

Andrew S. Graham, Allison J. Farrell, Lauren A. Williams, Amber M. Moore, One Stick in the Bundle: Characterizing Nonparticipating Royalty Interests Under West Virginia Law, 117 W. Va. L. Rev. 519 (2014)

"Can Damages Be Too Damaging? Examining Mason County and Its Progeny," 115 W. Va. L. Rev. 807 (2012)

Key Experience

Represented real estate agent in motion to dismiss in a professional liability matter brought by purchaser of undeveloped residential property
Second-chaired an evidentiary hearing based on removal cause of action against county commissioners
Drafted missing heirs petitions and partition complaints to assist client with obtaining mineral leasing rights

Memberships & Awards

Order of the Coif
Editor-in-Chief, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 115
Associate Editor, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 114
Member, U.S. Supreme Court Clinic
CALI Award for Contracts; International Trade Regulations Seminar; Estate Planning; Payment Systems
Legacy Award, Class of 2013
ALI CLE Scholarship & Leadership Award, Class of 2013
Dean's Fellow, WVU College of Law Academic Excellence Program