Jeffery L. Robinette

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Morgantown, WV

Robinette Legal Group PLLC
 | 211 Everhart Drive, Morgantown, WV 26508
Phone: 304-594-1800
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2017
Licensed Since: 1991
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (40%),
  • Professional Liability: Plaintiff (30%),
  • Business Litigation (10%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (10%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (10%)
Attorney Profile

Jeffery L. Robinette is the founding member of Robinette Legal Group, PLLC, located in Morgantown, West Virginia. Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, Mr. Robinette focuses his practice on representing individuals throughout the state who have suffered serious injuries and families who have lost loved ones due to the negligent or willful acts of others, including through professional malpractice. Mr. Robinette regularly handles cases involving unsafe work environments, motor vehicle collisions, and construction defect claims.

Mr. Robinette has been selected as a Super Lawyer and has most recently been awarded the Litigator Award, an honor given to only the top 1% of attorneys nationwide.

After graduating from Concord College, now known as Concord University, in 1983 with a degree in political science and history, Mr. Robinette joined the U.S. Army, where he served in the 82nd Airborne Division as a paratrooper and an artillery, intelligence and psychological operations officer. He earned his Juris Doctor in 1991 from West Virginia University College of Law, where he edited and contributed to the West Virginia Law Review.

Before founding his own firm, Mr. Robinette defended against serious and catastrophic injury claims as a partner in a prominent West Virginia law firm, giving him valuable insight into the operations of West Virginia industrial worksites. Admitted to practice in West Virginia, Mr. Robinette is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Northern Districts of West Virginia, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States.

Mr. Robinette maintains memberships in a variety of professional organizations, including the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, the West Virginia Bar Association and Elite Lawyers of America. He regularly lectures at West Virginia University College of Law on the topic of appellate advocacy and gives back to the community through his support of the Ronald McDonald House of Morgantown. Mr. Robinette has published three books dealing with victims’ rights and insurance claim settlements.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (40%): Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Professional Liability (30%): Legal Malpractice, Professional Malpractice - Other, Ethics & Professional Responsibility

Business Litigation (10%)

Personal Injury - Products (10%): Motor Vehicle Defects, Products Liability

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (10%)

Focus Areas

Personal Injury - General: Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Professional Liability: Legal Malpractice, Professional Malpractice - Other, Ethics & Professional Responsibility

Personal Injury - Products: Motor Vehicle Defects, Products Liability

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 4 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2017

Certificates and Credentials

  • National Board of Trial Advocacy

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About Jeffery Robinette

Admitted: 1991, West Virginia

Professional Webpage: http://www.robinettelaw.com/Attorneys/Jeffery-L-Robinette.sh...

Honors and Awards:

  • Litigators Award for Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice, Top 1%
  • AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell.
  • National Board Certified Trial Attorney
  • Lead Counsel Rated
  • Avvo Client's Choice Award, 2012 - Present
  • Elite Lawyers of America
  • Multi-million Dollar Advocate
  • West Virginia Law Review

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • National Board Certified Civil Trial Attorney, 2013

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern District of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Courts for the Southern District of West Virginia
  • West Virginia, 1991
  • Member, The Gideons International
  • Member, 82nd Airborne Division Association
  • West Virginia Bar Association
  • Brain Injury Association of West Virginia, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Member, Elite Lawyers of America
  • Member, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Sponsor for WV Hospice, Country Roads Community Fundraising Dinner, Celebrating Life and Those Who are Serving the Families of North Central West Virginia., 2016
  • Robinette Legal Group PLLC supports Zero: 2016, a national initiative to end chronic homelessness.  The goal is to end veteran and chronic homelessness in the Morgantown WV community by the end of the year., 2016
  • Supporter of Empty Bowls, a community-wide fundraising effort to fill the Morgantown, WV food pantries., 2014
  • Generous supporter of the Ronald McDonald House Charities and WV Rescue Mission in Morgantown, WV.  , 2012
  • Supporter of the Ronald McDonald House, February 6, 2013 - Present

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Adjunct Lecturer, Appellate Advocacy, WVU College of Law, August 1, 2000 - May 18, 2001

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell., 2016
  • Litigator Awards National Top 1% Law Firm for Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice, Plaintiff.  , 2015
  • National Top 100, 2014

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Educational Background:

  • Concord College, Political Science and History. Honors: Member, Dean's List, Member, National Dean's List, Singleton Fraiser Legislative Internship, 1983
Office Location for Jeffery L. Robinette

211 Everhart Drive
Morgantown, WV 26508

Phone: 304-594-1800

 

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Last Updated: 9/6/2017

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