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Arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and/or Drugs?

Charged with a criminal offense?


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For thirty-eight (38) years Neal Jay Hamilton, Attorney at Law, has provided experienced, competent and aggressive representation for people in the state, county and city courts of West Virginia. Neal is an accomplished criminal trial attorney with a long and successful history of successful jury and non-jury actions running the gamut from simple misdemeanors to serious felony cases involving DUI with Death or Injury, Murder, Robbery, Kidnapping, Arson, Conspiracy, and Sexual Assault. With his intricate understanding of the complexities of the law, and his attention to the details of the particular facts involved in your case, you can be assured that you will have the best possible chance for a favorable outcome. 

Currently an accredited business by the Better Business Bureau, Neal Jay Hamilton also possesses the distinguished rating of "Very High in Both Legal Ability and Ethical Standards" by the Martindale-Hubbell independent rating service. He also had the prestigious honor of being selected in 2020 as one of the Top 100 Attorneys in America.  He is now or formerly a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, The National College of DUI Defense, The West Virginia State Bar and Marion County Bar Association.  

TV & TEACHING SEMINARS - Neal Jay Hamilton has appeared as the featured guest three times on the Public Broadcasting System (PBS) show THE LAW WORKS on the topics of "DUI", "The New DUI Law" and "Eminent Domain". Additionally, Neal has presented numerous continuing legal education seminars at Law Schools and Bar Associations on DUI, Criminal Law and trial topics including: "DUI Litigation: Trial, Bifurcation, Voir Dire & Jury Instructions"; "The Criminal Trial: The Defendant's Viewpoint"; "DUI: The Defense of a Difficult Case - The Advanced Course"; "Cross-Examination of An Officer"; "Sentence Enhancements and Alternate Sentencing"; "DUI Strategy in Administrative and Criminal Cases" ; "Eminent Domain Law and Procedure"; Video Depositions"; "Uninsured & Underinsured Motorist Coverage & Auto Liability Coverage"; and ,"Legal Concepts and Doctrines & Personal Inland Marine / Watercraft Coverage".

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"Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do."

                                                                                  John Wooden



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