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David J Hardy

David J. Hardy represents employers in litigation and enforcement issues arising out of occupational health and safety (MSHA and OSHA) law and deliberate intent law.  Dave has over twenty years of experience at both the federal and state levels and has lectured widely on these subjects as well.  Mr. Hardy is a graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Law and West Virginia University Institute of Technology.  He has been a Kanawha County Commissioner since 2001 and previously served on Charleston City Council for five years.  In addition he is a member of the Boards of the Clay Center and Charleston Area Alliance.

  • Practice Areas: Occupational Health and Safety (MSHA and OSHA) law and Deliberate Intent Litigation.
  • Admitted: 1983, West Virginia U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth and District of Columbia Circuits.
  • Law School: University of Tennessee, J.D., 1983.
  • College: West Virginia University Institute of Technology, B.S.B.A., 1980.
  • Member: West Virginia State Bar, Kanawha County Commissioner, Former Charleston City Council Member, Clay Center Board Member, Charleston Area Alliance Board Member.
  • Accomplishments: Assistant Professor of Business Administration at the West Virginia Institute of Technology; Adjunct Professor of legal courses at the University of Charleston; Certified Public Accountant, 1985.
  • Recognition: Best Lawyers in America 2010 in the field of Energy Law.
  • Born: Charleston, West Virginia. April 21, 1958.

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David J Hardy

Allen Guthrie & Thomas, PLLC
P.O. Box 3394
Charleston, WV 25333

(304) 720-4248
(304) 345-9941 (fax)

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