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West Virginia LawyerGeorge J. Anetakis
Born in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, April 11, 1934; admitted to practice law in 1961 and is licensed to practice in West Virginia. Received his Bachelor of Science degree from Waynesburg College in 1957 and his J.D. from West Virginia University in 1961. Phi Alpha Delta; City Solicitor; Chester, West Virginia , 1972-1986; Municipal Judge, 1976-1980. Member: West Virginia State Bar Association, American Bar Association, Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia, Hancock County Bar Association. Corporate Banking and C redit Union Law, Litigation, Labor, Product Liability, Personal Injury, Real Estate, Probate Law, and Insurance Law.

George J. Anetakis - email: george@facslaw.com

West Virginia LawyerCarl N. Frankovitch
Born in Steubenville, Ohio August 26, 1947; admitted to practice law in 1972 and is licensed to practice in West Virgin ia, Pennsylvania, and Ohio. Received his Bachelor of Science degree from College of William & Mary in 1969 and his J.D. from West Virginia University in 1972. Order of the Coif; Phi Alpha Delta; Note Edi tor, West Virginia Law Review 1971-1972. Member: West Virginia State Bar Association, American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Ohio Bar Association, West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association. Co rporate, Litigation, Health Care, and Personal Injury

Carl N. Frankovitch - email: carl@facslaw.com

West Virginia LawyerM. Eric Frankovitch
Born in Weirton, West Virginia November 4, 1955; admitted to practice law in 1983 and is licensed to practice law in West Virgini a, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia. Received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from Wake Forest University in 1978 and his J.D. from the University of Richmond in 1983. Phi Delta Phi. Judge, City of Weirton 1987- 1988. Member: Pennsylvania Bar Association, West Virginia, and Virginia Bar Associations, West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, and American Trial Lawyers Association. Personal Injury, Workers’ Comp ensation, Medical Malpractice, Product Liability, Bankruptcy, Social Security, and General Litigation

M. Eric Frankovitch - email: eric@facslaw.com

West Virginia LawyerMark A. Colantonio
Born in Weirton, West Virginia, July 1 1961; admitted to practice law in 1986 and is licensed to practice in the states of West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Ohio. Received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from West Virginia University in 1983 and his J.D. from West Virginia University in 1986; Order of the Coif and West Virginia Law Review. Author: “The Health Care Quality Improvement Act of 1986 and Its Impact on Hospital Law” ’91 West Virginia Law Review 92, 1988-89. Member: West Virginia Bar A ssociation, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Ohio Bar Association; Allegheny County Bar Association, Hancock County Bar Association. Personal Injury, General Litigation, Insurance, Medical Malpractice, and Prod uct Liability Law

Mark A. Colantonio - email: mark@facslaw.com

West Virginia LawyerMichael G. Simon
Born in Weirton, West Virginia on July 13, 1965; admitted to practice law in 1990 and is licensed to practice law in West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Ohio. Received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Youngstown State University in 1987 and his J.D. from the University of Dayton School of Law in 1990; Solicitor, City of New Cumberlan d, WV, 1993-present. Member: West Virginia Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Ohio Bar Association, American Bar Association, Hancock County Bar Association, WV Trial Lawyers Association Board of Governors, American Trial Lawyers Association. Litigation, Personal Injury, Social Security, Bankruptcy, Product Liability, and Probate

Michael G. Simon - email: msimon@facslaw.com

West Virginia LawyerCarl A. Frankovitch  Born in Weirton, West Virginia; admitted to practice law in 2012 and is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania.  Received his Bachelor of Arts degree, cum laude, from Washington and Jefferson College in 2009 and his J.D. from University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 2012; Earned the President's Award for Academic Achievement at W & J; Founder & President of University of Pittsburgh Energy Society focusing on legal issues in the oil and gas industry; Executive Editor, Journal of Law and Commerce; Past Assistant Counsel in Legislative & Public Affairs for WV's First Congressional District. Concentration of Personal Injury and Oil and Gas Law.
Carl A. Frankovitch - email:cfrankovitch@facslaw.com

West Virginia LawyerThomas J. Decapio
Born in East Liverpool, OH, August 7, 1967. Admitted to practice law in 1992 and is licensed to practice law in West Virginia. R eceived his Bachelor of Arts at Kent State University in 1989 and his J.D. from West Virginia University in 1992. Member: West Virginia State Bar Association and West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association. Liti gation, Personal Injury, Criminal, Domestic Relations, Real Estate and Probate

West Virginia LawyerKevin M. Pearl
Born in Wheeling, West Virginia, June 30, 1976. Admitted to practi ce law in 2001, and is licensed to practice in West Virginia, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Wheeling Jesuit University in 1998, and his J.D. from the University of Dayton S chool of Law in 2001. Member: West Virginia State Bar Association, American Bar Association and the Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Product Liability, Social Se curity, Employment Law, and General Litigation

West Virginia LawyerJ. Marty Mazezka
Born in Follansbee, West Virginia on June 15, 1955. Admitted to practice law in 1984, licensed to practice in West Virginia. Rece ived Bachelor of Arts from West Virginia University in 1979, Masters of Public Administration Degree from WVU in 1981 and his J.D. from WVU in 1984. Member: WV Bar Association, WV Trial Lawyers Association, American Trial Lawyers Association. Personal Injury, Workers’ Compensation, Social Security Disability, Employment Discrimination and Wrongful Termination

West Virginia LawyerWilliam R. Kiefer
Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, December 30, 1949. Admitted to practice law in 1974 and is licensed to practice in West Virgini a and Pennsylvania. Received Bachelor of Art Degree from Bethany College in 1971 and his J.D. from The University of Pittsburgh in 1974. Vice-Chairman Moot Court Board 1973-1974. Member: West Virginia State Bar Association, American Bar Association Pennyslvania Bar Association. Employment Discrimination and Wrongful Termination;Corporate, Litigation and Personal Injury

Jordan C. Hettrich Born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania; admitted to practice law in 2012 and is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania.  Received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania in 2006 and his J.D., cum laude, from Duquesne University School of Law in 2012; Member: Allegheny County Bar Association. Personal Injury and General Litigation.

Jordan C. Hettrich-email: jordan@facslaw.com