Anders W. Lindberg
Member
(304) 526-8096
Office: Huntington
Energy
Business
Employment
Litigation
Attorney
J.D. West Virginia University
B.A. Marshall University
Licensure: KY | WV
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Biography

Anders Lindberg is the Practice Group Leader for the firm's Professional Liability Practice Group.  Mr. Lindberg focuses his practice in the areas of professional liability defense, employment litigation, and general litigation.

For almost twenty years, he has successfully represented large health systems in complex employment litigation involving wrongful termination, alleged workplace discrimination and other human rights violations, and harassment.   He has successfully tried these and other cases in both state and federal courts, as well as before the Human Rights Commission.

Additionally, he has handled numerous medical professional liability cases and complex litigation for several local businesses as well as international corporations.

Work Experience

2004 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
1998-2004 Farrell, Farrell & Farrell, LC

Speaking Engagements

West Virginia Practice Handbook, "Medical Malpractice in West Virginia, Applicability of the Medical Professional Liability Act" 2012

West Virginia Practice Handbook, "Medical Malpractice in West Virginia, Applicability of the Medical Professional Liability Act" 2008

West Virginia Practice Handbook, "Medical Malpractice in West Virginia, Applicability of the Medical Professional Liability Act" 2007

West Virginia Practice Handbook, "Medical Malpractice in West Virginia, Applicability of the Medical Professional Liability Act" 2006

He has also lectured at continuing legal education seminars on medical malpractice avoidance strategies and documentation issues.

Key Experience

Represented several of West Virginia's largest employers in matters involving employment matters. Clients include large health systems and automotive manufacturers.
Won jury verdicts and obtained summary judgments in employment cases on behalf of large hospitals and large manufacturers
Successfully won jury verdicts on behalf of physicians and other medical care providers in medical malpractice cases involving permanent injuries and death

Memberships & Awards

Professional
Peer Review Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell (highest rating possible)
Defense Research Institute
Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia
Former Member-Board of Governors, West Virginia State Bar
Past Chairman-Executive Committee, West Virginia State Bar’s Young Lawyer’s Section
Former Member-West Virginia Law Institute
Former Member-Visiting Committee, West Virginia College of Law
Past President, Young Lawyer Division, West Virginia Bar Association
The National Trial College, University of Virginia
Cabell County Bar Association
Former Member, Executive Council, West Virginia Bar Association
Jessup International Moot Court Team
Marlyn E. Lugar Trial Association, West Virginia University College of Law
Moot Court Board, West Virginia University College of Law
Studied at Oxford University, England
Graduated magna cum laude, Marshall University
Presidential and Herndon Scholar, Marshall University
"Student of the Year," Psychology Department, Marshall University