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Law Office of James T. Cooper
108 Hills Plaza
Charleston, WV 25312-2438
Telephone: (304) 344-3542
Fax: (304)-344-3591
Toll Free: (800) 625-6248
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James Truman Cooper

James Truman Cooper

Solo Practitioner
Location:
Charleston, West Virginia
Phone:
(304) 344-3542
(800) 625-6248
Fax:
(304) 344-3591
Email:

Year Joined Firm

  • 1971

Areas of Practice

  • 65% Family Law
  • 15% Wills and Estates
  • 15% Business Practice
  • 5% Real Estate

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • West Virginia, 1967
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 1967
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit

Education

  • West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • J.D. (1967)
    • Law Review: Assistant Editor, 1966 - 1967
  • West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • B.S. (1964)
    • Major: Business Administration

Honors and Awards

  • Bronze Star for Military Service in Vietnam, 1968
  • Army Commendation Medal for Military Service in Vietnam, 1968
  • Captain of all State Football Team (West Virginia), 1959
  • Mentioned on All State Basketball & BaseBall Teams (West Virginia), 1959
  • Named a Centennial Sports Great by West Virginia Centennial Commission, 1963
  • Member of Mountain Honorary, West Virginia University, 1967
  • Member of Fi Batar Cappar, Mock Honorary, West Virginia University, 1962
  • Scholarship Athlete and Member of West Virginia University Football Team, 1960 - 1963

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • West Virginia State Bar Association, Member, 1967 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • United States Army , Captain Company Commander - Vietnam, 1967 - 1969
  • West Virginia University, Project Manager continuing Education, 1969 - 1970
  • West Virginia State Tax Department, Lawyer, 1970 - 1971
  • Private Practice, 1971 - Present

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Beta Theta Pi
  • Phi Delta Phi

At the Law Office of James T. Cooper, we represent clients in Charleston, West Virginia, and throughout the region, including the communities of South Charleston, Madison, Logan, Danville, Teays Valley, Scott Depot, Hurricane, Dunbar, Winfield, Nitro, St. Albans, Huntington, Milton, Ripley, Williamson, Elkview, Clendenin, Parkersburg, Clay, Buffalo, Sutton, Flatwoods and Beckley; and other locations in Kanawha County, Putnam County, Cabell County, Boone County, Logan County, Mingo County, Fayette County, Raleigh County, Summers County, Braxton County, Wood County and Jackson County.