Commercial/Complex Business Litigation

Simmerman Law has extensive experience in litigation procedures and effective trial practice.  Our focus on winning at trial guides our strategy in each case to achieve our clients’ commercial and legal objectives. Learn More 

Complex Insurance Defense Litigation

Simmerman Law’s attorneys have aggressively defended the rights and interests of businesses and insurance/reinsurance carriers throughout West Virginia. Learn More 

Appellate Advocacy

Appellate work makes up a portion of our litigation practice.  Simmerman Law handles all levels or appeals from state and federal cases, as well as administrative proceedings and arbitrations in the civil arena. Learn More 

Arbitration & Alternative Dispute Resolution

Arbitration proceedings and mediations range from one-day to extended, multi-day sessions.  Similar to litigation, the arbitrations may be high-exposure and high-stakes or small-to-medium-sized disputes. Learn More 

Wrongful Death & Catastrophic Injury Litigation

There are literally dozens of local lawyers with billboards and ads seeking to represent persons involved in fender-benders and various types of other injury cases. Simmerman Law is different.  Learn More 

Professional Malpractice or Negligence

Our practice includes advising both plaintiffs and defendants involved in disputes relating to the provision of negligent advice and professional service. Learn More 

Insurer Practices & Bad Faith

Simmerman Law represents insured and insurers in a wide range of disputes, including cases involving allegations of bad faith. Learn More  

Oilfield Litigation, Negotiation & Oil & Gas Law

Simmerman Law has dealt with many aspects of the oil and natural gas business.  Our clients have included landowners, royalty owners, pipeline companies, independent operators, exploration companies, midstream companies, and oil field service providers. Learn More 

Mediation Services

Over his nearly 40 years of practice devoted to civil litigation Frank Simmerman, Jr. has mediated multiple matters in his key practices area. Learn More