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:
Areas of Practice:
Motor Vehicle Accidents
50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
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
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