Counsel

Sandra H. Kinney

A former Legal Aid lawyer, Sandy Kinney has helped hundreds of people with their divorce, custody, support, and adoption needs across the State . She served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in Southern District of West Virginia, Civil Division, and as an Assistant Attorney General in the Civil Rights Division of the West Virginia Attorney General’s Office. She also spent several years in private practice focusing on employment litigation. She has appeared in court countless times, tried cases before juries, and argued appeals before the West Virginia Supreme Court.

Richard L. Gottlieb

Richard is the head of the firm’s natural gas practice. He is a former member and former managing member of the Firm.  Mr. Gottlieb primarily represents oil and natural gas producers and other energy businesses in regulatory, litigation and commercial matters. Mr. Gottlieb was recognized by Chambers and Partners as a top attorney in Natural Resources Law. Mr. Gottlieb is also listed in Best Lawyers in America® for Energy Law and Oil & Gas and was named the Best Lawyers® 2013 Charleston, West Virginia Lawyer of the Year in Oil & Gas Law.