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Biography

Mitch Moore thrives on hard work and is known by his colleagues and clients as an effective communicator and problem solver. Clients appreciate that Mitch addresses their concerns and answers their questions honestly and objectively, while helping them navigate the litigation process with an eye toward the most advantageous result.  Mitch helps clients mitigate the immediate risk and guides them through best practices to prevent future disruptive and costly litigation. 

Mitch represents insurance companies and their insureds in premises liability, commercial and general litigation, and transportation-related accidents. Mitch's sweet spot is in medical malpractice and professional liability practices where he defends hospitals and their affiliated practices, and long term care facilities.

Mitch’s approachability and focus on responsive client service endear him to his clients and colleagues.  

Memberships & Awards

Professional
West Virginia State Bar Young Lawyer Board Representative, 2022-2026
Order of the Coif
Order of Barristers
Senior Editor, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 121
Associate Editor, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 120

Key Experience

Represented long-term care and assisted living facilities in wrongful death and resident care litigation in West Virginia state courts
Won motions to dismiss for lack of personal jurisdiction for parent companies of nursing facilities
Defended multiple long term care facilities in COVID 19 litigation involving claims of immunity under the PREP ACT

Work Experience

2019 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2017-2018 Summer Associate, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC