COVID-19 NOTIFICATION: To protect your safety in response to the threat of COVID-19, our staff is tele-commuting, but is still available to serve you during our normal office hours. We are offering our clients and potential clients the option to connect with us through telephone, email and video-conferencing. Please call or email us to discuss your options.
When Life Gives You Lemons,
Don't Settle For Lemonade
  1. Home
  2.  » 
  3. Person
  4.  » David L. Grubb
David L. Grubb
profile
  • Attorney

Location:

Charleston, WV

Phone:

Fax:

304-345-3355

Email:

profile

DAVID GRUBB is a 1979 graduate of the West Virginia University College of Law.  He received his undergraduate degree from West Virginia Wesleyan College in 1972 and attended New York University.  David also studied graduate economics at the West Virginia University College of Business and Economics.    

David is a former State Senator and former member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, where he represented Kanawha County for a combined total of eight years.  Prior to his legislative career, David worked for consumer advocate Ralph Nader in Washington, D.C., and served as the Deputy Attorney General in charge of West Virginia's consumer protection office.  He also founded and served as the Executive Director of the Mountain State's largest consumer and public interest organization:  the West Virginia-Citizen Action Group.   

In 1983, David was recognized as the "National Consumer Advocate of the Year" by the Conference of Consumer Organizations.  The West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association also named him twice as West Virginia's Outstanding Legislator of the Year.  In addition, David received the Public Service Achievement Award from Common Cause of West Virginia, the Mother Jones Award from the West Virginia Environmental Council, and the Environmental Initiative Award from Sierra Club. 

David is married to Katherine Dallman Grubb.  They live in Charleston with their five daughters:  Katherine, Jessica, Emma, Hannah and Ellie.

Areas Of Practice

  • Consumer Protection
  • Auto Dealer Fraud
  • Lemon Law
  • Mobile Home Defects and Warranty
  • Employment Discrimination -- Employee
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Civil Rights
  • Wrongful Discharge
  • Breach of Warranty
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Car Accidents
  • Coal Truck Accidents
  • Freedom of Information Act
  • Environmental Protection

Bar Admissions

  • West Virginia, 1979
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of West Virginia, 2005

Education

  • West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • J. D. - 06/1979
  • West Virginia University College of Business and Economics, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • M. A.
    • Major: Economics (not completed)
  • West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon, West Virginia
    • B. A. - 06/1972
    • Major: Chemistry
    • Minor: Psychology
  • New York University, New York, New York
    • Undergraduate Study
  • Charleston High School, Charleston, West Virginia

    Honors and Awards

    • Recognized as the "National Consumer Advocate of the Year", Conference of Consumer Organizations, 1983
    • Named twice as West Virginia's Outstanding Legislator of the Year, West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
    • Received the Public Service Achievement Award from Common Cause of West Virginia
    • Received the Mother Jones Award from the West Virginia Environmental Council
    • Received the Environmental Initiative Award from Sierra Club

    Past Employment Positions

    • West Virginia State Senate, State Senator (8th District -- Kanawha County), 01/1993 to 12/1996
    • West Virginia House of Delegates, Delegate (23rd District -- Kanawha County), 01/1989 to 12/1992
    • State of West Virginia, Deputy Attorney General, 01/1985 to 01/1986
    • West Virginia-Citizen Action Group, Executive Director, 11/1974 to 05/1995
    • Kelly & Grubb, Partner, 05/1995 to 04/1996

    If your rights were violated by an employer or company, we want to hear about it. Our friendly staff and team of attorneys will treat you with respect, listen to your story and lay out all available options. Whether it’s better to settle out of court or take matters before a judge, you can rest assured knowing we will only do what’s in your best interests.