James D. Lamp
  • Member


Huntington, WV



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Areas Of Practice

  • Defense Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Products Liability
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Insurance Law
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution

Bar Admissions

  • West Virginia, 1979
  • Kentucky, 1989
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • J.D. - 1979
    • Honors: Moot Court Board
  • West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • A.B. - 1976
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi

Honors and Awards

  • Fellow, The West Virginia Bar Foundation
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell
  • Listed in the Best Lawyers In America
  • Listed in West Virginia's Top Lawyers
  • Listed in Super Lawyers West Virginia
  • Arbitration – Lawyer of the Year, 2018 and 2015 (Best Lawyers)
  • Mediation – Lawyer of the Year, 2017 (Best Lawyers)
  • Insurance Law – Lawyer of the Year, 2016 and 2012 (Best Lawyers)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Cabell County Bar Association
  • The West Virginia State Bar
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia, Board of Governors 1997; President 2000
  • West Virginia Law Institute, Former President, Member, Governing Council, Present
  • National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, Charter Member, West Virginia Chapter