Andrew - P.  - Arbogast

Andrew P. Arbogast

  • Member
  • Vice Chair, Litigation Department
Charleston, W.Va.
304.340.3869 - office
304.206.1354 - mobile


  • West Virginia University, B.A., Political Science, 1997
  • West Virginia University College of Law, J.D., 2000
  • Trial Advocacy Institute, University of Virginia, 2006


  • West Virginia State Bar
  • West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals
  • United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia
Mr. Arbogast's primary area of practice is litigation defense, including toxic tort litigation, medical monitoring, product liability, deliberate intent and mass tort litigation.

Representative Experience

  • Representing clients in complex toxic tort and mass consolidation cases
  • Defending clients in litigation matters in state and federal courts in West Virginia and Pennsylvania
  • Serving as lead trial counsel in state court actions
  • Litigating cases before West Virginia's Mass Litigation Panel
  • Experience in aviation-related matters, including advising clients on Federal Aviation Regulation (FAR) record-keeping, post-accident investigations, and insurance claims and negotiation

Professional Affiliations

  • Leadership West Virginia, Class of 2008
  • Kanawha County Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Defense Trial Counsel
  • American Bar Association


  • Nominated by his peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants
  • Listed in West Virginia Super Lawyers as a Rising Star 


  • Instrument-rated, private pilot and co-owner of a high-performance, complex, piston-engine aircraft
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