Chris M. Hunter is a Member in the Energy industry group, focusing primarily on coal and litigation. He practices out of the Firm’s office in Charleston, West Virginia.
Chris has extensive experience working on some of the state's most prominent environmental issues. He routinely handles litigation and counsels clients on environmental matters such as permitting and surface and water pollution issues at the state and federal levels.
Chris has been admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia, the United States District Court for the Southern and Northern Districts of West Virginia as well as the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. He regularly represents clients before the West Virginia Surface Mine Board and the West Virginia Environmental Quality Board.
Chris helps usher in the next generation of legal professionals in his role as Summer Clerk Program Coordinator for Jackson Kelly PLLC’s recruiting committee.