Thomas S. Kleeh
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(304) 353-8168
Office: Charleston
Energy
Business
Employment
Litigation
Attorney
J.D. West Virginia University
B.S. West Virginia University
Licensure: WV
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Biography

Tom Kleeh concentrates his practice in labor and employment law. Mr. Kleeh has experience defending employers in protected class litigation and claims in discrimination claims against employers based upon age, race, sex, disability, religion and national origin as well as claims of sexual and other forms of unlawful harassment. He has defended claims for breach of contract, retaliatory discharge, defamation, invasion of privacy, and other employment-related torts.

Work Experience

1999 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

Speaking Engagements

Speaker, West Virginia Chamber of Commerce Human Resources Summit and Governor's Safety Conference

Speaker, West Virginia Self Insurers' Association

Panelist, Civil Justice Reform Group

Repeat Speaker, West Virginia Association of Housing Agencies

Repeat Speaker, West Virginia University Institute of Public Affairs

Key Experience

Jury trial on behalf of long term care facility against claim of wrongful discharge related to allegations of improper and fraudulent documentation
Defended Board of Education in jury trial for failing to address complaints of student-on-student harassment
Jury trial on behalf of board of education where severely-injured student sought damages for injuries sustained while skipping class

Memberships & Awards

Professional
Peer Review Rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell
The Best Lawyers in America®
Super Lawyers® Rising Star
West Virginia Business & Industry Council
West Virginia Health Care Association
Order of the Coif

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