James C. Walls III
Associate
Pittsburgh, PA
office 412.325.1118
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Mr. Walls’ primary area of practice is litigation with a focus on toxic torts and commercial litigation.

Education

  • High Point University, B.S.B.A., Business Administration, Accounting Minor, 2014
  • West Virginia University College of Law, J.D., 2017

Experience

  • Assisting in all phases of litigation, including research, pleadings, discovery and trial preparation in state and federal courts throughout West Virginia
  • Defending chemical manufacturers and energy companies in complex groundwater contamination claims
  • Assisting in commercial construction disputes
  • Assisting in multi-million-dollar breach of contract disputes
  • Defending commercial clients in disputes involving the National Labor Relations Act and West Virginia’s Wage Payment and Collection Act
  • Drafting an appeal before the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals for an energy client in a West Virginia state tax case
  • Participating in litigation related to property disputes
  • Title Abstractor, Appalachian Mineral Title, 2013, 2014
  • Intern, Office of Congresswoman Shelley Moore Capito, 2012
  • Intern and Summer Clerk, Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, 2010 - 2013, 2015 - 2016
     

     
Litigation

Admissions

  • West Virginia State Bar
  • Pennsylvania Courts of Common Pleas
  • United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia

Community Involvement

  • Mentor, Big Brothers Big Sisters
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