Charles F. Johns
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(304) 933-8149
Office: Bridgeport
Energy
Business
Employment
Litigation
Attorney
J.D. University of Virginia
B.A. Stanford University
Licensure: WV
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Biography

Charles Johns concentrates his practice in trial work with a focus on professional liability and energy litigation. He has extensive trial experience in both state and federal courts. He has tried cases throughout the state of West Virginia and also Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Maryland. He also argues cases before the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals. He regularly defends doctors, nurses, hospitals, nursing homes, and long term care facilities.  

Work Experience

1990 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

Key Experience

Tried multiple cases to verdict for doctors, hospitals, dentists, and chiropractors
Tried multiple cases to verdict for a national nursing home chain defending claims for malpractice, alleged understaffing, false documentation, and other issues
Coordinated and directed internal investigation of slurry impoundment failure with fatality and defending resulting death claim

Memberships & Awards

Professional
Peer Review Rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell
The Best Lawyers in America®
Super Lawyers® 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017
West Virginia Hospital Association

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