Bridget M. Cohee
(304) 262-3538
Office: Martinsburg
J.D. University of Kentucky
M.Ed. University of Kentucky
B.S. Mt. St. Mary's University
Licensure: MD | WV
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Bridget is a civil defense attorney with 15 years of courtroom experience representing businesses, professionals, and individuals.

She currently serves on the WVU School of Law Visiting Committee, the Shepherd University Board of Governors, and the United Way of the Eastern Panhandle Board of Directors. She is admitted to the bars of West Virginia, Maryland, and in the United States Supreme Court. She also volunteers with the Burke Street Promise Neighborhood and represents children as a court appointed Guardian ad litem in abuse and neglect cases.

Work Experience

2000 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

Speaking Engagements

CASA volunteer trainer

Key Experience

Trial attorney for Board of Education, Principal and Teacher accused of corporal punishment
Defended medical malpractice claims for medical providers
Represented individuals and businesses in mediation and alternative dispute resolutions

Memberships & Awards

The Best Lawyers in America®
Woman of Distinction, Girl Scouts of the Nation’s Capital 2015
Basic and Advanced Mediation Training, West Virginia State Bar, 2011
Co-Founder, Young Professionals of the Eastern Panhandle
40 Under 40
Generation Next Regional All-Star
The State Journal, West Virginia's Top Lawyers
WVU College of Law Visiting Committee
Admitted to the United States Supreme Court
Berkeley County Commission, Community Excellence Award
UVA Trial Advocacy, 2005