Firm Overview

Amore Law, PLLC's practice areas: West Virginia consumer debt, creditor harassment, general litigation, Bankruptcy, Adversary Proceedings, Personal Injury, Wills, FDCPA, FCRA and more.

Example cases

Barr v. NCB Management Services, Incorporated and HSBC Bank Nevada, N.A., U.S. District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia Civil Action No.: 3:10-cv-60

Successfully defended the enforcement/penalty provisions of the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act before the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals. This case clarified the provision that holds creditors and debt collectors liable for their illegal activities.


O'Neal, et al. v. Capital One Auto Finance, Inc. and HSBC Mortgage Corporation (USA), U.S. District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia Civil Action No.: 3:10-cv-40

Successfully pursued the Plaintiffs' consumer claims and obtained a legal ruling applicable to the Federal Court for the Northern District of West Virginia, which found that the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act was not pre-empted by federal law.
This ruling reversed several prior federal court rulings, which held the contrary.

Main Office

Main
206 West Liberty
Charles Town  WV  25414

Phone
  • (304) 885-4111
Fax
  • (866) 417-8796

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

Amore Law, PLLC offers free consultations. Most consultations last an hour, it varies depending on what type of case the consult is regarding.

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Amore Law, PLLC does offer fixed-price services/fees for certain cases.

Hourly Rates

$325.00 attorney hourly rate

Office Information

Office Hours

Monday — Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Fridays 9:00 a.m. — 2:00 p.m.

Emergency hours by appointment.

Office Manager

Angela M. Snider, Senior Paralegal and Office Manager

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

N/A

Consumer Protection
Amore Law, PLLC takes the time to learn about your problems, consider possibilities and present your best options. We can provide the information, direction and course of action for you to accomplish your goals.
My name is Aaron Amore. I created Amore Law, PLLC to fill what I see as a vital need for West Virginia consumers. Many West Virginia residents are struggling in today's economy to make ends meet. They are often subjected to abusive and illegal collection activities by their creditors and debt collectors. There are a full range of protections under state and federal law.

For the past eleven years I have handled a wide variety of consumer related cases: bankruptcies under Chapters 7, 11, 12 and 13; predatory lending; mortgage/servicer abuse cases; West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act; Fair Debt collection Procedures Act; and the Fair Credit Reporting Act. I have successfully litigated consumer cases in both state and federal courts, obtaining money judgment/settlements, cancellation of debt and the avoidance of a mortgage deed of trust for my clients.

My experience has shown that representing financially distressed consumers presents a full range of problems as well as potential solutions. I have developed a unique skill set that enables me to assist consumers and to devise both effective and often creative solutions to accomplish the clients' goals.

I have tried many cases in both the state and federal courts of West Virginia. I possess the experience and the knowledge to litigate your claims to maximize their fullest potential.

Amore Law, PLLC can assess your financial situation and present you with options designed to accomplish your goals.

Is your firm willing to help a client with one discrete part of a case, without taking on the whole case?

No.

What are your policies about dividing work within the firm to make the process most cost-effective for the client?

Amore Law, PLLC has one attorney and two paralegals, (one litigation paralegal and one bankruptcy paralegal). At Amore Law, PLLC we believe in teamwork and we divide work as needed to best protect and our client's and administer their cases.

How frequently does your firm use mediation, arbitration, or collaborative law to resolve cases?

Amore Law, PLLC believes that mediation is a great benefit to settle cases without further litigation and tying up the Courts.

Does your firm provide pro bono legal services or otherwise participate in your community?

Our firm does provide pro bono legal services from referrals of non-profit legal service such as legal aid, WV attorney general office, etc.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Amore Law, PLLC takes time to learn about its clients and their problems, consider possibilities/choices and present options for consideration. Amore Law, PLLC provides information, direction and course of action , or lack of action that may be required for clients to accomplish their goals.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

Information is power and Amore Law PLLC, encourages its clients to keep themselves informed.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

No.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

No.

Aaron Amore

Attorney Aaron C. Amore has practiced in West Virginia since 1994. He began his legal career as a public defender and, and later created the firm of Kratovil & Amore, PLLC. Aaron started Amore Law, PLLC to focus his attention on protecting West Virginia Consumers.

"For the past eleven years, I have handled a wide variety of consumer related cases and successfully litigated them in state and federal courts to obtain monetary judgments, cancellation of debt and the avoidance of a mortgage deed of trust for my clients. I have developed a unique skill set that enables me to assist consumers and to devise both effective and often creative solutions to accomplish my clients'goals."

Aaron earned a BA from Fordham University and received his J.D. from the University of Connecticut in 1993. He current serves as the West Virginia State Chair for the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys. Aaron lives with his wife and two children in Charles Town, West Virginia.
License
  • Bar Number: 6455
    West Virginia , 1995
  • Bar Number: 408616
    Connecticut , 1993
Education
  • University of Connecticut Law School
    Juris Doctor , 1993
    West Hartford, CT
    Recipient of Public Interest Law Grant.
  • Fordham University
    Bachelor of Arts History , 1990
    Bronx, NY
    Majored in History and Theology.

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