David M. Flannery|
500 Lee Street East
Charleston, WV 25301-3202
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David M. Flannery is a Member of Jackson Kelly PLLC and is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Firm's ancillary business subsidiary, Jackson Kelly Solutions LLC. His practice is focused upon the representation of companies and trade organizations in a variety of matters including energy and environmental regulatory issues, facility siting and the litigation of environmental enforcement and environmental tort cases at both the state and federal level.
Mr. Flannery serves on a number of state and national industry trade associations and environmental committees. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce and Chaired the Board of Directors in 2005 and 2006. He is a member of the Energy Committee of the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce and served as its Chair from 2007 to 2010. He was the Chair of the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce Environmental Committee from 1982 to 2004. Mr. Flannery is also a member of the Section on Natural Resources and Environmental Law of the American Bar Association. By virtue of an appointment by the Governor of West Virginia, he serves as a Commissioner to the Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission (ORSANCO). He also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the West Virginia Youth in Government program and as a Trustee of the Energy & Mineral Law Foundation.
Mr. Flannery has authored several published materials including, "Competition for New Energy Projects‑Incentives Offered by Various States," 28 Energy and Mineral Law Institute (2007), "The Water Resources Protection Act and its Impact on West Virginia Water Law," 107 W.Va. Law Review 749 (2005), "Ozone Transport: Will the Midwest and Southeast Utilities Have to Pay to Clean Up Air in the Northeast?," 18 Eastern Mineral Law Institute (1997); and "Water Quality Standards: Their Development and Application to Natural Resource Activities," 17 Eastern Mineral Law Institute (1996). He was also the lead author of the Legal and Regulatory Policies Chapter of The National Coal Council report entitled "Expedited CCS Development: Challenges & Opportunities," dated March 18, 2011. He is a frequent writer and speaker on environmental topics.
Mr. Flannery has been admitted to practice in Kentucky and West Virginia, the Supreme Court of the United States of America, the D.C. Circuit and various Circuit Courts of Appeal. In addition to his law degree, Mr. Flannery holds a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering. He is listed in Woodward/White's The Best Lawyers in America® for Energy Law, Environmental Law, Litigation ‑ Environmental, Natural Resources Law and Water Law, "Super Lawyers" for Environmental Law and Chambers USA for Natural Resources: Environment. He is a Founding Regent of the American College of Environmental Lawyers. In the 2011 edition of Chambers USA, Mr. Flannery was noted by sources for having "a very good reputation" in both traditional and renewable energy matters. He also has an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale‑Hubbell®.