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    Biography

    Anders Lindberg is the Chairman of the Litigation Department and the Team Leader of the Long-Term Care Team. 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 and international manufacturers 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 business litigation for several local businesses as well as international corporations.

    Memberships & Awards

    Professional
    The Best Lawyers in America®
    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

    Key Experience

    Won jury verdicts on behalf of physicians and other medical care providers in medical malpractice cases involving permanent injuries and death
    Lead counsel in litigation involving a $22 million construction project involving numerous parties
    Represented several of West Virginia's largest employers in matters involving employment matters. Clients include large health systems and automotive manufacturers.

    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.