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Offutt Nord Burchett, PLLC | Attorneys at Law

Jody Offutt Simmons

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Phone Number: 304-529-2868
Fax Number: 304-529-2999
Email Address: jsimmons@onalegal.com

Education
Juris Doctorate, West Virginia University College of Law, 2005
Honors, Special Awards
Executive Articles Editor, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 107
Executive Committee, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 107
Associate Editor, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 106
Judicial Board of Appeals, West Virginia University, 2004-2005
Judicial Board, West Virginia University, 2003-2004
Who’s Who Among American Law Students, 2005

B.S., Business Administration, University of Tennessee, 2001
Honors, Special Awards
Dean’s List 1997-2001
Who’s Who Among American Colleges and Universities

Licenses
West Virginia, 2005
Kentucky, 2006
Virginia, 2008

Court Admissions
United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
United States District Court, Northern District of West Virginia
United States District Court, Southern District of West Virginia
West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals
All West Virginia Circuit and Magistrate Courts
All Virginia Circuit and General District Courts
Virginia Supreme Court
Kentucky Supreme Court
United States District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
United States District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
United States District Court, Western District of Virginia
Kentucky Court of Appeals
All Kentucky Circuit and Distric Courts
Virginia Court of Appeals

Professional Affiliations
West Virginia State Bar
West Virginia Bar Association
Kanawha County, West Virginia Bar Association
Kentucky Bar Association
American Bar Association
Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia
Defense Research Institute
Virginia State Bar
Virginia Bar Association
American Bar Association

Practice Areas
Medical Malpractice, Legal Malpractice, Insurance Defense, Insurance Bad Faith, Premises and Product Liability, General Defense

Employment History
Member, Offutt Nord Ashworth, PLLC, Huntington, WV 2013-Present
Associate, Offutt Nord Ashworth, PLLC, Charleston, WV, 2005-2013
Legal Extern, United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia, Charleston, Spring 2005
Summer Law Clerk, Offutt, Fisher & Nord, 2002-2004
Financial Advisor, American Express Financial Advisors, 2001-2002

Published Articles
Expanding Attorney Liability to Third Party Adversaries for Negligence, 107 W. Va. L. Rev. 553, 2005