Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso attorney Michael Bonasso has been re-elected to a three-year term on the firm's management committee while continuing to serve as the firm's managing member.
Bonasso joins Mark A. Robinson and Christopher A. Brumley to comprise the firm's three-person management committee. In addition, Jeffery M. Wakefield has been appointed firm general counsel with Nathaniel K. Tawney named the firm's assistant general counsel.
Bonasso, a founding member of Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso, has served as the managing member since the inception of the firm in 1991. He has overseen and managed the firm's growth from six lawyers to more than 60 lawyers in three offices across West Virginia. He focuses his practice on complex litigation and product liability.
Robinson, a member in the firm's Charleston office, focuses his practice on medical liability and nursing home/extended care litigation involving legally and medically complex issues. He serves as chairman of FSB's Long Term Care Group.
Brumley, also a member in the firm's Charleston office, focuses his practice on the defense of deliberate intent cases, representing employers in the coal, oil and gas, timber, construction, mining and drilling industries.
In addition, Brumley serves as chairman of the Workplace Liability Group and is responsible for the creation of M-RAM, an innovative program designed to assist coal industry operators and contractors in the ever-changing regulatory landscape.
Wakefield, another founding member of Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso, focuses his civil litigation practice in the areas of insurance coverage and defense, personal injury, mass tort and product liability. He leads FSB's Business Litigation Group.
Tawney, a member in the firm's Charleston office, focuses his practice on the defense of deliberate intent cases, representing employers in the coal, oil and gas, timber, construction, mining and drilling industries. He also counsels clients on regulatory matters, preventative measures and investigation and documentation of work-place accidents.