Joshua I Barrett
Attorney Joshua Barrett is a Member of DiTrapano, Barrett & DiPiero, PLLC, a law firm in Charleston, WV. As a lawyer in Charleston, West Virginia, attorney Barrett serves Kanawha County, as well as clients throughout West Virginia.
Areas of Practice
- Auto Accident
- Class Action
- Commercial Litigation
- Criminal Defense
- Defective / Dangerous Products
- Employment Law
- Medical Malpractice
- Personal Injury
- Sports Law
Admitted to Practice Law
- 1979, West Virginia and US District Court, Southern District of West Virginia; 1980, US District Court, Northern District of West Virginia and US Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit; 2000, US Supreme Court
|:||Wesleyan University, BA, 1971|
|Law School||:||West Virginia University, JD, 1979|
- Kanawha County and American (Member, Litigation Section) Bar Associations; West Virginia State Bar (Member, Lawyer Specialization Commission, 1998-1999); Association of Trial Lawyers of America.
Member, Order of the Coif. Recipient, West Virginia Law Review Literary Award, 1979. Law Clerk to Hon. K.K. Hall, United States Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, 1979-1980. Research Editor, West Virginia Law Review, Vol.81. Author: Chapter 91, (West Virginia), Environmental Law Practice Guide, Matthew Bender, 1992; "Longwall Mining and SMCRA--Unstable Ground for Regulators and Litigants," 94 West Virginia Law Review 693 (1992); "Citizen Participation in the Regulation of Surface Mining," 81 West Virginia Law Review 625 (1979). Co-Author: "Valid Existing Rights in SMCRA," 5 Journal of Mineral Law and Policy 585 (1990); "Pennsylvania Coal Company v. Mahon Revisited: Is the Federal Surface Mining Act a Valid Exercise of the Police Power or an Unconstitutional Taking?" 16 Tulsa Law Journal 418 (1981); "The Commerce Clause and the Tenth Amendment at Odds: Can the Federal Surface Mining Act Survive National League of Cities?" 8 Northern Kentucky Law Review 107 (1981). Adjunct Instructor of Environmental Law, West Virginia University College of Law, 1996. Member, West Virginia Law Institute Business Corporations Act Advisory Committee, 1999.
Born: New York, N.Y., September 4, 1948
DiTrapano, Barrett & DiPiero, PLLC
604 Virginia St E
Charleston, West Virginia 25301
DiTrapano, Barrett & DiPiero, PLLC is located in Kanawha County West Virginia.
Civil Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Automobile Accidents, Product Liability, Employment Litigation, Class Actions, Estate Litigation, Libel, Slander and Defamation, Sports...