Nick Casey is a member of the firm, and he has extensive experience in business development matters,financing, real estate leasing and acquisitions, government relations. Mr. Casey is a lobbyist before the West Virginia legislative and executive branches regarding legislation, policies and regulations. In addition, he holds a certificate as a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Casey is listedin Best Lawyers in America® in government relations.
Mr. Casey's professional experience includes: natural gas statutory and regulatory matters, acquisition and sales of hospitals, nursing homes, out-patient clinics, home-health agencies, behavior health organizations, multi-specialty groups, individual physician practices and capital companies.He also helped secure passage of legislation by the West Virginia Legislature regarding tax increment and excise tax financing.
He has been a Campaign Financial Agent or Treasurer for statewide gubernatorial races and local races including: Governor, Secretary of State, Legislature, State Court Judges, count ad city officials. Mr. Casey's leadership positions and affiliations have included:
West Virginia Democratic Party: ImmediatePast Chairman
West Virginia State Bar Association: Past President and Current Member
American Bar Association:Boardof Governors and Treasurer
Kanawha County Bar Association: Past President
West Virginia Bar Foundation, Inc.: Past President and Past Board Member
Mr. Casey has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Kentucky and a Doctor of Jurisprudence from the West Virginia University College of Law.
He is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, United States District Courts in West Virginia, United States Bankruptcy Court, United States Tax Court, United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals and Circuit Courts in the State of West Virginia.