The Shaffer & Shaffer story
Shaffer & Shaffer, PLLC expanded from the general practice of Harry G. Shaffer, Sr. who began his practice in 1909 and was joined by his son, Harry G. Shaffer, Jr. Since the 1970s, the firm has carefully expanded both geographically and in the scope of services we provide. Now in the 21st century, we serve our clients with two offices representing individuals and businesses all across West Virginia and the surrounding states.
Since 1909, Shaffer & Shaffer has grown from the solo practice of H. G. Shaffer, Sr., in Madison, West Virginia to a regional firm of 12 attorneys in two offices. In 1986, the firm moved to its newly constructed 12,000 square foot quarters at 330 State Street in Madison, West Virginia. To better serve their growing client base, in 1990 Shaffer & Shaffer opened offices in Charleston, overlooking the Kanawha River in the historic East End. Shaffer & Shaffer, PLLC and its attorneys are listed in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory and our partner attorney has been AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review RatedSM by Martindale-Hubbell® for decades, AV being the highest rating.
Put the experience and skill of Shaffer & Shaffer to work for you
Shaffer & Shaffer, PLLC has more than 100 years of experience in general civil litigation before state and federal courts throughout West Virginia, with an emphasis on personal injury cases, coal mining and industrial accidents, Social Security disability, employment law, product liability, workers compensation, insurance law, mediation, commercial law, and real estate.
The attorneys of Shaffer & Shaffer possess high academic credentials and have strong community ties. The interests of every client are paramount. The firm is committed to excellence, effective communication, and the highest standards of personal and professional ethics.
State-of-the-art technology and cost-effective methods are utilized to provide services in a timely, client-friendly manner. The firm's approach focuses on each client's background, needs, and goals. Shaffer & Shaffer is committed to providing clients with timely reports of significant case developments and changes in the law to help minimize and eliminate their risk and facilitate educated decision-making.
Shaffer & Shaffer's exceptional service, knowledge of the law, and the trust and respect they've earned throughout the past century of legal excellence form the foundation for enduring relationships with our clients and the communities we serve.
When you or someone you care about needs to speak to an attorney, call Shaffer & Shaffer, PLLC at 304.369.0511 (Madison) or 304.344.8716 (Charleston). You may also contact the attorneys of Shaffer & Shaffer online.