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Robinson & McElwee PLLC.

Robinson & McElwee’s practice is multifaceted and includes litigation, natural resources law, corporate law, labor and employment law, utility law, bankruptcy, commercial real estate development, environmental law, state and local taxation, estate planning and administration, commercial transactions, and government relations. Specific information about each of these Practice Areas is available elsewhere on this site.For administrative purposes, the firm is organized into departments, and we continue to list those for the convenience of those accustomed to those typical law firm labels. Our five departments – Business Law, Energy & Environment, Government Relations, Labor & Employment, and Litigation – are oriented toward representation of the business community. Our clients include individuals, small businesses, and multi-national corporations.

Robinson & McElwee features an exceptional array of talent and experience to best serve the needs of our clients. Our more than 40 lawyers hold legal degrees from nearly 15 different law schools and come from varied backgrounds. Our lawyers are actively involved in their communities through a variety of civic, charitable, business, and political organizations.

Robinson & McElwee’s central offices in Charleston, West Virginia, were constructed in 2004. These offices feature a state of the art video and teleconferencing system, the latest wired and wireless data communication and electronic support system, guest offices for visiting clients, a conference room suite designed for mediation and arbitration, a conference room with seating for at least 50, which can accommodate more than 125 reception attendees, a computer training center to maintain the efficiency of staff and attorneys pertaining to the latest software developments, and excellent library facilities. The firm maintains offices in Clarksburg and Wheeling, West Virginia and Alliance, Ohio to service clients in the region.

Robinson & McElwee is the West Virginia affiliate of ALFA International, which is an association of superior quality, business-focused independent law firms. Membership in ALFA International is highly selective, and based upon peer evaluation of candidate law firms. Robinson & McElwee is a premier law firm, which is recognized by its clients and peers for its commitment to quality, service, and efficiency. Our lawyers are dedicated to the highest professional and ethical standards and a committed, hands-on approach to most effectively represent our clients and serve our communities. Please contact Kent J. George at or (304) 347-8322 to learn more about Robinson & McElwee PLLC.

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