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Includes - Ethics - 1.20
This program may qualify for up to 7.2 hours of self-study credit, which includes 1.2 hour of self-study ethics credit, under the West Virginia Rules for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education. No more than 12.0 hours of self-study CLE credit may be earned during a reporting period.
JEFFREY P. BRAHAN is a member of Blumling & Gusky LLP’s construction and surety industry practice group. Mr. Brahan concentrates his practice in the areas of construction and commercial litigation. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Brahan was a partner at a mid-size Pittsburgh law firm where he practiced in the areas of commercial and construction litigation, as well as litigation involving labor and environmental issues. He has successfully litigated and tried cases in both state and federal court. He also has extensive experience in complex and multi-party litigation. Mr. Brahan received his B.A. degree from the University of Wisconsin in Madison and his J.D. degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
JAIME N. DOHERTY serves as the head of Goehring, Rutter & Boehm’s litigation group, with a practice including commercial and construction litigation, defense of product liability and toxic tort claims, insurance defense and coverage analysis. Her clients include corporations, insurance companies, title agencies, municipalities, professional and recreational associations, school districts, private developers, and regional contractors and subcontractors. She has also worked on behalf of design professionals and sureties. Ms. Doherty advises her clients on risk allocation and risk shifting mechanisms, including insurance, indemnity and bonding provisions in contract formation. She is panel counsel for several insurance companies and works with insurers and third-party administrators to defend construction defect, product liability, property and casualty losses. Ms. Doherty received her B.A. degree, with honors, from Boston College and her J.D. degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
JOEL P. JONES JR. is an attorney with Campbell Woods, PLLC. His main areas of practice include real property; trusts and estates, including estate planning and administration; creditors’ rights and bankruptcy; general business; and secured transactions. Mr. Jones is a member of the Energy and Mineral Law Foundation, Federalist Society, and a board member of the Greater Huntington Estate Planning Council. He earned his B.S. degree from Marshall University in ecology and evolutionary biology and his J.D. degree from the West Virginia University College of Law, where he was inducted into the Order of the Coif. Mr. Jones is admitted to the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, U.S. District Court for the Southern and Northern Districts of West Virginia, Supreme Court of Ohio, and U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio.
XAVIER W. STAGGS is an attorney with Jenkins Fenstermaker, PLLC, in Huntington, West Virginia. He focuses his practice in the areas of estate planning and business services. Mr. Staggs is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and is admitted to practice in Ohio; West Virginia; District of Columbia; and the U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia. He earned his B.S. degree, cum laude, from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio; his M.B.A. degree, cum laude, from The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business; and his J.D. degree, cum laude, from The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law.