Kevin Kaufman

Kaufman & McPherson, PLLC
16 Sterling Dr Ste 205
Bridgeport, WV 26330
304-842-4300
www.wvattorneys.com


Kevin S. Kaufman is a 1977 graduate of Bridgeport High School, where he received a National Merit Scholarship, a Consolidated Natural Gas Company full scholarship, and a West Virginia Achievement scholarship

Mr. Kaufman completed his education at West Virginia University, where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, an MBA, and his law degree.

Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Kaufman accepted a position with Columbia Gas Transmission Corporation. Shortly thereafter, he was selected to work within the law department of the newly formed production branch, known as Columbia Natural Resources.

In 1987, Mr. Kaufman left the Columbia system to form the Charleston law firm Pierson & Kaufman. Mr. Kaufman remained a partner in that firm, and the successor firm of Pierson, Kaufman & Stowers, until 1992.

In 1992, Mr. Kaufman returned home to North Central West Virginia and established The Law Offices of Kevin S. Kaufman, which ultimately became Kaufman & Bowen, PLLC.

Mr. Kaufman and his wife, Wanda, live in Bridgeport, West Virginia. When they are not working, they enjoy traveling and spending time with their grandchildren.

Year Joined Organization:

1992

Areas of Practice:

Personal Injury

Motor Vehicle Accidents

Workplace Injuries

Medical Malpractice

Product Liability

Wrongful Death

Insurance Disputes

Litigation Percentage:

50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions:

West Virginia, 1985

U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 1985

U.S. District Court Northern District of West Virginia, 1985

U.S. Federal Court, 1985

Education:

West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, West Virginia, 1985
Doctor of Jurisprudence

West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, West Virginia, 1985
Master in Business Administration

West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, West Virginia, 1982

Bachelor of Science

Major: Business Administration

Honors and Awards:

Scholarship from Consolidated Gas Transmission Corporation

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Columbia Natural Resources

Assistant to General Counsel

Past Employment Positions:

Legal Department of Columbia Gas Transmission Corporation's, Charleston, West Virginia

Pierson & Kaufman

Pierson, Kaufman & Stowers