To use my thirty six (36) years of legal and business experience to work serving my clients.

Introduction

Steve is  an experienced lawyer with administrative, litigation, civic and business experience willing to dedicate his time and energy for your benefit.

Professional Profile

Thirty six years of legal experience in general law practice in Greenbrier and surrounding counties. Former Prosecuting Attorney and County Commissioner of Pocahontas County , and; four years as General Counsel and Director of Legal Division to West Virginia Public Service Commission

Experience

STEVE HUNTER ASSOCIATES, LC LEWISBURG ,WEST VIRGINIA

Managing owner February 1989 to present

General law practice with emphasis in plaintiff litigation, real estate, criminal defense and civil defense. Staff of three to five individuals. Fiduciary Commissioner for Greenbrier County. Active member of the Criminal Justice Act panel of attorneys for Southern District of West Virginia. Admitted in Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia and Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals.

WEST VIRGINIA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA

General Counsel and Director of Legal Division 7/1985 to 2/1989 Served as general counsel to three member utility regulatory commission. Directed staff of ten attorneys and support staff. Responsible for evaluation and employment of professional staff. Appeals in State and Federal court and Federal Regulatory Agency relations

PRIVATE LAW PRACTICE MARLINTON, WEST VIRGINIA

General law practice. 5/1970 to 7/1985

General law practice. Acted as local counsel to number of business clients and as General Counsel to Bank of Marlinton. Extensive personal injury, real estate and estate litigation. Served as member of and President of Pocahontas County Commission January 1, 1975 to January 1, 1977 Active in West Virginia Association of County Officials and Chairman of the Region 4 Planning and Development Council. Member of Board of Mountain Transit Authority which helped to establish bus service in counties of Greenbrier, Pocahontas, Nicholas, Webster and Fayette Counties.

PROSECUTING ATTORNEY

POCAHONTAS COUNTY, MARLINTON ,WEST VIRGINIA

Prosecuting Attorney (part time) 1/1977 to 12/1984

Statutory attorney for prosecuting all crimes and acting a counsel to all county agencies and police departments. Also acted as City Attorney for Towns of Durbin, Cass and Marlinton.

EDUCATION

West Virginia University Morgantown, West Virginia

Doctor of Jurisprudence 9 /1970 to 5/1973

West Virginia University Morgantown, West Virginia

Bachelor of Science Animal Science/Journalism 1/1967 to 5/1970

Mendenhall School of Auctioneering

Other Activities:

Lewisburg Elks Lodge, PER; Lewisburg Rotary Club; Advisory Council, Buckskin Council Boy Scouts of America; Past President of both Greater Greenbrier and Pocahontas County Chambers of Commerce; Past President of Marlinton Rotary Club; Board of Directors, Greenbrier Valley Theater; Past Master, Greenbrier Lodge #42 of AF&AM; Scottish Rite 32 KCCH; Director and Past President of Lewisburg Foundation; West Virginia State Bar; Lewisburg United Methodist Church,  Licensed Real Estate Broker and Auctioneer.

 

   
   
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