Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC

200 Capitol Street
Charleston, WV 25301
United States

Phone: (304) 345-0200
Fax: (304) 345-0260

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Primary Contact
Peter T. DeMasters
  • Office: (304) 225-3058
  • Cell: (304) 906-7490
  • Fax: (304) 598-0790
Alternate Contact 1
J. Tyler Dinsmore
  • Office: (304) 347-4234
  • Cell: (304) 546-5610
  • Fax: (304) 345-0260
Alternate Contact 2
Michael Bonasso
  • Office: (304) 347-4259
  • Cell: (304) 545-0200
  • Fax: (304) 345-0260

About this Firm

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC serves local, national and international clients in the areas of litigation and transactional law. Founded in 1991, today more than 50 attorneys provide quality counsel to turn clients’ obstacles into opportunities.

At Flaherty, we are deeply committed to partnering with our clients to obtain optimum results. Throughout our history, our prime consideration has been our client’s interests, with a key consideration of the costs associated with litigation

While avoiding litigation may be desired, when necessary, our attorneys stand prepared to bring their considerable experience to the courtroom. We are experienced in trying matters ranging from simple negligence to complex, multi-party matters involving catastrophic damages.

Areas of Practice

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Appellate Law
  • Auto Liability
  • Banking and Financial Services
  • Bankruptcy, Creditor's Rights, and Insolvency
  • Business Litigation and Class Actions
  • Business Transactions/Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Commercial and Business Contracts
  • Construction Law
  • Data Privacy and Security
  • Energy/Oil & Gas
  • Environmental & Toxic/Mass Tort
  • Government Relations
  • Healthcare Law
  • IP and Technology
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor and Employment
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home/Assisted Living
  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Device
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Public Utilities and Administrative
  • Real Estate
  • Retail and Hospitality Law
  • Subrogation
  • Transportation and Logistics
  • Trust and Estates
  • White Collar Defense
  • Workers' Compensation

Representative Clients

We represent and defend many clients in a variety of industries, including automotive, banking, coal/mining, construction, construction equipment, consumer products, healthcare, insurance, oil and gas, pharmaceutical/medical device, recreational products, retail, timber and wood manufacturing and trucking. However, out of respect for their privacy and confidentiality, we do not list our clients in publications.

Additional Offices

205 West Main Street
Clarksburg, WV 26301
United States

48 Donley Street
Suite 501
Morgantown, WV 26501
United States

1225 Market Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
United States

Primary USLAW Practice Group Contacts

Appellate Law

Jeffrey M. Wakefield

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Banking and Financial Services

James W. Lane

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Business Litigation and Class Actions

Jeffrey M. Wakefield

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Business Transactions/Mergers and Acquisitions

Caleb P. Knight

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Cannabis Law

Caleb P. Knight

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Complex Tort and Product Liability

Michael Bonasso

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Construction Law

Peter T. DeMasters

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Morgantown, WV
United States
Data Privacy and Security

Robert L. Coffield

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Energy/Environmental

Christopher A. Brumley

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Government Relations

Christopher A. Brumley

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Healthcare Law

Robert L. Coffield

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
IP and Technology

Caleb P. Knight

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Insurance Law

Erica M. Baumgras

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Labor and Employment

Peter T. DeMasters

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Morgantown, WV
United States
Mediation and Arbitration

Thomas V. Flaherty

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Medical Law

Amy R. Humphreys

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Professional Liability

Peter T. DeMasters

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Morgantown, WV
United States
Real Estate

James W. Lane

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States
Retail and Hospitality Law

Alonzo D. Washington

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Morgantown, WV
United States
Transportation and Logistics

Peter T. DeMasters

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Morgantown, WV
United States
Trusts and Estates

Richard R. Marsh

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Clarksburg, WV
United States
White Collar Defense

Jeffrey M. Wakefield

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Charleston, WV
United States

Resources & Articles

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Posted November 17, 2021

Featuring Peter T. DeMasters, Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC (Morgantown, WV); Jessica Farley, Snyder Burnett Egerer, LLP (Santa Barbara, CA); Michael R. Sistrunk, McCranie, Sistrunk, Anzelmo, Hardy, McDaniel & Welch, LLC (Covington, LA) About this program As Bob Dylan put it, “The times they are a-changin’”— and employers should care. Receiving… Continue Reading

Passing the Reigns: Law Firm Succession Planning and the Strategic Transfer of Client Relationships and the Role Clients Play in This Transfer

Passing the Reigns: Law Firm Succession Planning and the Strategic Transfer of Client Relationships and the Role Clients Play in This Transfer

Posted October 22, 2021

Featuring Michael Bonasso, Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC (Charleston, WV); Larry A. Schechtman, SmithAmundsen LLC (Chicago, IL); Bradley A. Wright, Roetzel & Andress (Cleveland, OH) About this program As the baby boomer generation moves into their mid and late 60s and beyond and begin to contemplate retirement, many strategic decisions need… Continue Reading

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso Earns Defense Verdict Obtained in Cabell County

Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso Earns Defense Verdict Obtained in Cabell County

Posted August 26, 2021

After a three-day in-person jury trial, Amy R. Humphreys and Jason Proctor of Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC obtained a defense verdict on behalf of a hospital in the Circuit Court of Cabell County, West Virginia. Plaintiff alleged that the firm's client failed to properly maintain their premises which caused plaintiff… Continue Reading

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