William R. Slicer

William R. Slicer: Attorney with Shuman, McCuskey & Slicer, PLLC AV stamp icon


Admitted to practice in 1989, William R. Slicer handles Insurance Law, Litigation and Industrial Accidents matters for West Virginia clients. He has earned a law degree from Wake Forest University School of Law. He has achieved client rated status. This attorney is peer rated based on evaluations from professional colleagues.

(Also at Morgantown Office)

Areas of Practice (35)

  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation
  • Industrial Accidents
  • Coal Mining Liability
  • Complex and Mass Torts
  • Deliberate Intent (Mandolidis)
  • Contracts
  • Insurance Defense
  • Automobile Insurance Defense
  • Automobile Liability Defense
  • Casualty Insurance Defense
  • Commercial Insurance Defense
  • Extra Contractual Insurance Defense
  • Fire Insurance Defense
  • First and Third Party Insurance Defense
  • Flood Insurance Defense
  • General Liability Defense
  • Insurance Bad Faith Defense
  • Insurance Coverage Defense
  • Personal Liability Defense
  • Property Damage Defense
  • Property Insurance Defense
  • Public Liability Defense
  • Self Insured Defense
  • Libel, Slander and Defamation
  • Negligence
  • Premises Liability
  • Inadequate Security
  • Products Liability
  • Architects and Engineers Errors and Omissions
  • Architects and Engineers Liability
  • Architects and Engineers Malpractice
  • Torts
  • Intentional Torts
  • Mass Torts

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
304-932-4398  Phone
304-345-1400  Phone
304-541-9326  Cell Phone
304-343-1826  Fax
University Attended:
Davidson College; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., 1986
Law School Attended:
Wake Forest University School of Law, J.D., 1989
Year of First Admission:
1989, U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia; 2001, U.S. District Court, Northern District of West Virginia; 2016, United States Court of Appeals Fourth Circuit; 2016, Virginia; 1989, West Virginia
West Virginia State Bar; Virginia State Bar; Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia; West Virginia Coal Association; Energy & Mineral Law Foundation.
Birth Information:
Charleston, West Virginia, 1964

Peer Reviews

  • 4.8/5.0 (27 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 07/23/13 in Insurance Litigation

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 07/23/13 in Personal Injury

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