Anthony J. Majestro

Anthony J. Majestro

Location:
Charleston, West Virginia
Phone:
304-346-2889
800-290-2889
Email:

Anthony J. Majestro has a proven record of litigating matters of great complexity nationwide, as well as in Palm Cities, West Virginia.  Mr. Majestro is currently the managing partner at Powell & Majestro P.L.L.C.  The firm handles complex litigation including the representation of individuals and others who are victims of consumer fraud or are injured by defective products. Mr. Majestro and the firm have extensive experience in representing those injured by defective drugs and medical devices. Mr. Majestro has successfully represented or is currently representing clients with injuries caused by Fen-Phen/Redux, Paxil, Baycol, Propulsid, Oxycontin, Rezulin, Vioxx, hormone replacement drugs, pedicle screws, and breast implants. In addition, Mr. Majestro leads the firm’s extensive consumer protection practice.

Areas of Practice

  • Complex Litigation
  • Consumer Debt
  • Maritime Law
  • Serious Automobile Accidents
  • Class Actions
  • Products Liability
  • Wrongful Death
  • Workplace Injuries

Bar Admissions

  • West Virginia, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 1989
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1989

Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. cum laude - 1989
    • Law Review: Georgetown Law Journal, Senior Notes and Comments Editor, 1988 - 1989
  • West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • B.S. in Economics summa cum laude - 1986
    • Honors: Elected to Student Administration Board of Governors
    • Honors: Harry S. Truman Scholar

Representative Cases

  • Morgan v. Bell Atlantic (Kanawha County, W.Va.)
  • In re Diet Drugs (Brooke County, W.Va.)
  • Ysbrand v. DaimlerChrysler Corporation (Sequoyah County, Okla.)
  • Community Health Assn. v. Lucent Tech., Inc. (Kanawha County, W.Va.)
  • Cross Country Bank v. McGraw (Kanawha County, W.Va.)
  • In re Petition of B & H Towing (S.D.W.Va.)

Honors and Awards

  • American Trial Lawyers Association Top 100 Trial Lawyers—West Virginia

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kanawha County Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Hon. Thomas A. Clark, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, Law Clerk, 1989 - 1990