T. Matthew Lockhart Elected to West Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Executive Committee

March 29, 2016News Releases
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP’s T. Matthew Lockhart has been elected to the West Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Executive Committee.

As committee member, Lockhart will assist the Young Lawyers Division in its mission to improve the administration of justice and increase the legal services provided to the citizens of West Virginia.

“I’m extremely excited and humbled for the opportunity to be the Cabell and Wayne County representative on the Young Lawyers Executive Committee. Through our programs, I am confident that we can positively impact not only West Virginia’s legal community, but its residents and its communities in a larger way,” Lockhart stated.

Lockhart is an associate in the firm’s Huntington office, where his practice focuses on commercial, transportation and general civil defense. Matt has federal trial experience and has practiced before West Virginia’s federal and state trial courts, as well as the United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. He has extensive experience in rail transportation litigation, including derailment claims and Federal Employers’ Liability Act litigation. In 2013, his railroad practice group earned the Top Ranked Railroad Law Firm in the United States distinction by The Best Lawyers in America 2013.