Jonathan R. Ellis
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(304) 353-8118
Office: Charleston
Energy
Business
Employment
Litigation
Attorney
J.D. Washington and Lee University
B.A. Concord College
Licensure: KY | WV
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Speaking Engagements

“MSHA: What to Expect in 2016,” WV Coal Association’s 43rd Annual Mining Symposium, January 2016

"Flagrant Violations," EMLF Special Institute on Mine Safety and Health Law, April 2014

"MSHA Case Law Recap," WV Coal Association's 41st Annual Mining Symposium, January 2014

"Other Enforcement Trends," EMLF Special Institute on Mine Safety and Health Law, September 2012

"MSHA's "Simplified" Proceedings," WV Coal Association's 38th Annual Mining Symposium, February 2011

"MSHA's "Flagrant Violations" Rule: Defenses That Work, Don't Work, or Might Work," EMLF, 2009

Presented at industry associations' legal training meetings and seminars

Key Experience

Represented mine operators on MSHA 105(c) claims of discrimination
Defended mine operators and mine supervisors in MSHA 110(c) investigations
Represented mine operators on pattern of violations issues

Memberships & Awards

Professional
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Charles A. Tutwiler Scholar, Washington & Lee University School of Law
Graduated summa cum laude, Concord College

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