James Mark Building
901 Quarrier Street
Charleston, West VirginiaÂ 25301-2607
Geoff focuses his law practice in litigation defense and business law at both the trial and appellate level. Â Â He represents businesses and government officials in complex litigation, and has been doing so now for nearly a decade.Â Geoff is a skilled debater and enjoys the practice of researching and briefing the legal matters that are important to his clients so that he can advocate for them on the record and in the court room.
As a teenager growing up in Beckley, West Virginia, Geoff worked at the local Western Auto.Â The knowledge gained from those early years as a service writer and parts clerk still serves Geoff today. Automobile dealership representation has become the foundation of Geoffâs law practice.Â Geoff is an active member of the National Association of Dealer Counsel.
In addition to auto dealers, Geoff also represents various businesses big and small, as well as government officials on both the State and local level.Â Geoff has an interest in alternative dispute resolution and loves to tackle the complex issues that often arise between the most sophisticated parties.
Geoff met his wife Rebecca at Marshall University, where they both graduated in 2007.Â Geoff attended Marshall University on a debate scholarship and attributes his success with Marshallâs Speech and Debate Team as the inspiration to go to law school and become an attorney. Â Â Geoff loves his alma mater and hosts the firmâs Thundering Herd Tailgate every fall.
Geoff and Rebecca live in South Charleston with their daughter, Arabella, and their dogs Archie and Dudley.Â Geoff loves spending time with his family and friends.Â His passions include music, writing, and table top gaming.
Geoff started with Pullin, Fowler, Flanagan, & Poe as a summer clerk.Â He continued his work as a law clerk with the firm up until his admission to the practice of law when he became an associate attorney.Â Geoff was made a member of the firm in June of 2015.
Current Employment Position(s):
Year Joined Organization:
Areas of Practice:
- Business Litigation
- Personal Injury
- Defense of Governmental Entities
- Auto Dealerships
- Insurance Defense
- Consumer Law
- Entertainment Law
- 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
- Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia
- U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia
- 4th Circuit Court of Appeals
Professional Associations &Â Memberships:
- National Association of Dealer Counsel
- West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, West Virginia, 2010
- Marshall University, 2007
Major: Political Science
- Flowers v. Max Specialty Insurance Co., 761 S.E.2d 787 (W.Va. 2014)
- Find it Free and Fast on the Net: Strategies for Legal Research on the Web, National Business Institute