James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C

Based in West Virginia, James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. has provided injury victims and their families with representation after a serious personal injury or a wrongful death since 1979.

Firm Overview

The law firm of James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. represents men, women, and children, like you and your friends and neighbors, who have been injured through no fault of their own, by the indifference, negligence and greed of others.

The firm concentrates its practice in the areas of mass and complex litigation involving asbestos, including mesothelioma and lung cancer, plus brain injury toxic substances, bad drugs, defective medical devices and other harmful products and workplace injuries. James F. Humphreys & Associates has serviced nearly 15,000 clients with personal injury and wrongful death cases . Humphreys & Associates was recognized as among the top 75 plaintiffs firms in the entire United States in a survey conducted among defense law firms.

Main Office

Main Office
112 Capitol Street, 2nd Floor
Charleston WV 25301


(304) 347-5050

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

When returning from school to my home, I had a chance to represent big corporations and insurance companies or people. I chose people injured through no fault of their own and who might not otherwise have a spokesman or champion.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others?

The attorneys of James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. are licensed to practice in West Virginia, Ohio and Washington, D.C. The firm can also handle mesothelioma, brain injury and defective product cases across the United States by associating with local attorneys in other states. James F. Humphreys & Associates attorneys are members of many bar and professional associations, including the American Association for Justice and West Virginia Association for Justice.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C., has provided injury victims and their families with compassionate representation for nearly 40 years. The firm works with a network of local high-quality law firms in other states in order to be able to provide representation to its clients in almost every state in the U.S.

James Humphreys

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C

Attorney James F. Humphreys has been named as one of West Virginia's Top 100 Trial Lawyers by defense survey to 75 attorneys. He has appeared before courts and negotiated mass settlements, or participated in the negotiation of mass settlements, where the total values exceeded $250 million.

James Humphreys is a graduate of West Virginia University (AB), Ohio State University (MA), Princeton University (MPA) and the George Washington University (JD). Humphreys received the coveted AV rating representing the highest possible standing for both legal ability and integrity when judged by fellow lawyers and judges, and was named by his peers as a "Super Lawyer" in another survey.


The George Washington University School of Law
J.D., 1978

Princeton University
M.P.A., 1972

Ohio State University
M.A., 1970

West Virginia University
A.B., 1969

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