C. Haley Bunn
Of Counsel
(304) 353-8129
Office: Charleston
J.D. West Virginia University
B.A. West Virginia University
Licensure: WV
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There isn’t much that Haley Bunn hasn’t seen or heard in her legal career.  Having spent seven years at the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Haley is a seasoned trial lawyer who is now leveraging her experience in the courtroom to defend firm clients.  Growing up in a small town in West Virginia, Haley has always been an advocate for the Mountain State.  In her experience as a federal prosecutor, Haley made a difference with her tireless efforts to disrupt the illegal narcotics trade, fight white collar crime, and protect small communities in West Virginia.  Haley has the instincts of a successful litigator, and she is passionate about making the case, fighting the fight, and standing her ground. She is equally adept at negotiation and conciliation, when that is the better course. Firm clients have the benefit of a seasoned litigator who will use her experience uncovering the truth to develop a winning strategy to protect their business, their employees, and their investment in West Virginia.

Work Experience

2019 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2012-2019 Assistant U.S. Attorney, United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia
2010-2012 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

Key Experience

Successfully defended national nursing home company in medical malpractice suit alleging wrongful death
Defended various long-term care facilities in West Virginia accused of abuse and neglect of residents
Argued at Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals to resolve issue of revocation of supervised release following federal incarceration

Memberships & Awards

Criminal Justice Act Panel Training Panel Member
American Bar Association
American Inns of Courts
Order of the Coif
Order of Barristers
CALI Award – Employment Law; Business Torts