We Work To Exceed Your Expectations
If you’ve suffered a personal injury or are facing a legal challenge, you want an attorney who is experienced in the law, invested in your case and cares enough to get to know you and your needs as a person. At Akers Law, we understand that every case is different, and every client is different, and we are here to serve YOU.
Our Practice Areas
We represent people who are facing a legal problem in West Virginia and anyone from outside the state. We know how to deal with every aspect of the cases we handle, from negotiating with insurance companies to collecting evidence and proceeding through the court system.
We are here to fight for your rights and help you move forward with your life.
Why Choose Akers Law Offices, PLLC?
At Akers Law Offices, in Charleston, we take pride in our West Virginia roots. JB Akers chose to establish his practice in his hometown. Why is his local history valuable to you?
You meet in person at your convenience
Unlike large or national firms, JB has the ability to sit down with you at his office, your home or your hospital room, and discuss your case in person.
JB takes the time to understand your definition of success and knows how to use the law to help get it
West Virginia offers a unique mix of industries and recreational activities. JB Akers grew up in this atmosphere and litigated hundreds of cases right here, in state and federal courts. He knows the law, but more importantly, he knows the people.
We are invested in the outcome of your case
JB Akers works in a community he loves. He genuinely wants to see the people he spends his life with succeed. That means working tirelessly for a positive outcome in every case, and treating every case like it matters, yours included.
Call Us Today to Schedule Your Free Consultation!
We are here to help. Even if you just have questions about your rights and options or are trying to figure out if you even have a case. It is that simple, but it doesn’t always feel that way. With complicated claims processes, delays or bad-faith denials, together we can decide the best way to handle your situation, whether through a lawsuit or some other form of representation.
Injured? We're here to get you compensation AND peace of mind
When you suffer from a personal injury, you need and deserve compensation. You need to know it’s going to be ok. It is that simple, but it doesn’t always feel that way. With complicated claims processes, delays or bad-faith denials, insurance companies can be experts at not making it easy for you to get all or any of the money you are entitled to.
Work with us to make sure that does not happen. You already have enough to worry about. We have the experience and the resources to help and an established record of settlements and jury awards for our clients. When you suffer an injury the toll is not only financial. Let us help you become whole again financially and emotionally by handling the most stressful parts of the healing process so you can put your attention where it should be.
Whether you were injured in a car wreck, hunting accident or slip-and-fall, we understand the laws and the processes regarding the types of accidents that occur in West Virginia, and how to get you the best possible outcome in West Virginia.
We Can Help With Many Civil Litigation Matters
We want you to be the kind of client that is able to return to us for help when you, a family member or a friend needs legal help. We won’t just be your lawyer, we will be your partner in creating the best possible outcome from your situation. In addition to personal injuries, JB Akers can use his litigation and life experience as an experienced West Virginia Lawyer to advise and represent individuals, businesses and municipal entities in matters involving:
General settlement negotiations
Fired? Discriminated? We're Here To Protect Your Reputation And Your Livelihood
Whether you are a logger, miner, shipyard worker, schoolteacher or nurse, we fight hard for you when you face adverse employment actions, discrimination, or are not paid the overtime compensation you earned. Why? Your job is about more than just a paycheck:
- It is the tool you use to provide the food on your table and the roof over your family’s head.
- Your career becomes a part of who you are and how you contribute to the community.
- You take pride in knowing that every paycheck was earned with your hard work and skill.
- Your hard work has earned you the right to be protected as a valued employee in a safe work environment that follows all applicable laws
Contact Us. We’ll Even Come To You.
Like many other lawyers, we offer free initial consultations. Unlike Many Other Lawyers we are happy to meet in person at a time and place that work for you. We can arrange to meet at your home or other convenient location, and make special appointments for evenings and weekends that don’t further interrupt your life.
Contact us for a free consultation to discuss your legal options with a lawyer from our firm. You can either call 304-720-1422, toll-free at 888-720-1422 or complete our form online.