Curtis Capehart focuses on workplace safety law, contingency preparation and emergency management, and regulatory enforcement related to these issues. His practice involves representing businesses in dealings with governmental and regulatory agencies, particularly the United States Mine Safety and Health Administration and Occupational Safety and Health Administration, on safety regulatory matters and accident investigations. Leveraging his business and litigation background, Curtis’ experience enables him to counsel companies with respect to evaluation and planning that effectively assists in handling regulatory violations and accident, fatality, and special investigations.
Curtis has experience in the areas of commercial litigation, corporate structure and governance, secured transactions, governmental relations, campaign finance, products liability, professional liability, railroad defense, wrongful death, premises liability, general civil litigation, and appellate practice. He has also coordinated and taught law to doctoral students at the University of Charleston School of Pharmacy.