Karen Kahle's practice is devoted to litigation, with a focus on products liability, energy, class actions, and mass torts. She heads the firm's Class Action & Mass Tort Team. Prior to practicing law, Ms. Kahle was a registered pharmacist and practiced pharmacy full-time from 1982 to 1987.
Represented natural gas transmission and storage company in numerous matters pertaining to property protection, gas storage and commercial issues
Represented international electrical manufacturer in seeking to quash records subpoena from state attorney general
Defended Board of Education in federal court in high profile litigation alleging sexual discrimination by high school teacher against student
Served as trial counsel through verdict in several dozen medical malpractice, personal injury and wrongful death matters
Served as defense liaison counsel for hospital defendants in statewide class action over medical records copying costs
Counseled employers concerning duties under Controlled Substance Act
Represented manufacturers and distributors in various product liability actions and class actions
- J.D. West Virginia University
- B.S. West Virginia University
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