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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