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    Jessica duDomaine focuses her practice in the area of litigation particularly in professional liability, including long term care and physician malpractice actions.  Ms. duDomaine also works with the toxic tort team and has a unique focus in defending respiratory and other injury claims related to chemical exposure.  Ms. duDomaine has defended product liability cases in a variety of industries including transportation, distribution, and manufacturing.  Ms. duDomaine has tried cases to verdict in state and federal courts in West Virginia, as well as represented clients at administrative hearings in both West Virginia and Kentucky.

    Memberships & Awards

    Defense Research Institute
    Energy & Mineral Law Foundation
    Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia
    Cabell County Bar Association

    Key Experience

    Defended major Class I railroads in a variety of occupational injury cases including allegations of toxic exposure to chemicals
    Acted as liaison counsel for defense group comprising more than twenty defendants in a toxic exposure case
    Defended hotels and other businesses in premises liability actions alleging failure to maintain premises and insufficient security measures

    Work Experience

    2011 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
    2009-2011 Setliff, Turner & Holland
    2000-2008 Honorable Discharge, Sergeant, United States Army Reserves
    2007-2009 Huddleston Bolen, LLP
    2004 Public Health Program Assistant, NIOSH
    2003 Staff Writer/Intern, The Dominion Post