Jason J. Stemple

Jason J. Stemple

Partner
Location:
Huntington, West Virginia
Phone:
304-521-4572
877-262-3376
Fax:
304-522-0088
Email:

Jason was born and grew up in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia. At the age of seventeen, Jason joined the United States Army and served in Fairbanks, Alaska as an infantry soldier. After serving four years in the United State Army, Jason enrolled and graduated from Marshall University.  Jason worked as a paralegal until he was accepted at WVU College of Law in 1998.  After graduation from WVU College of Law with his law degree, Jason worked as an associate at The Duffield Law Firm. 

Jason, now a partner at Duffield, Lovejoy, Stemple & Boggs, represents both corporate defendants and plaintiffs in all areas of civil litigation. Jason has litigated cases in state and/or federal courts in West Virginia, Kentucky, and Pennsylvania.  Jason is married to Treva Oxley, who is an attorney for the Social Security Administration.  Jason and Treva have three children, and the family enjoys hunting, shooting, hiking and spending time in the outdoors.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Corporate Defense
  • Manufactured Home Defense Retail Dealers and Manufacturers
  • Personal Injury Plaintiffs and Defendants
  • Automobile, Truck and Motorcycle Accidents
  • Workplace Injury & Deliberate Intent Cases
  • Insurance Claims and Bad Faith Insurance Claims

Bar Admissions

  • West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of West Virginia

Education

  • West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • Juris Doctorate - 2001
    • Honors: Order of the Barristers
    • Honors: Moot Court National Team
    • Honors: Baker Cup-Best Oral Advocate
    • Honors: Baker Cup-Best Brief
    • Honors: CALI Awards for Highest Grades: Legal Research & Writing, Trial Advocacy
  • Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia
    • Bachelor of Arts cum laude - 1996
    • Major: Criminal Justice
  • Marshall University Community and Technical College
    • Associate of Applied Sciences - Legal Studies - 1995
    • Honors: With Honors

Classes/Seminars

  • Former Adjunct Professor, Marshall University Community and Technical College
  • NBI Instructor, Insurance Coverage Law: West Virginia Bad Faith
  • NBI Instructor, Automobile Litigation: Strategic Issues and Answers
  • IPE Instructor, Document Management in the Trenches: How Paralegals Can Get (and Stay) Organized

Honors and Awards

  • National Defense Ribbon
  • Army Achievement Medal
  • Overseas Service Ribbon
  • Army Service Ribbon
  • Good Conduct Medal
  • Honorable Discharge
  • Presidential Unit Citation
  • Expert Qualifications with Rifle
  • Pistol and 81mm Mortar

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • West Virginia State Bar
  • Cabell County Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • United States Army, 4th 9th Infantry Manchu, Infantry, 1987 - 1991
  • Corps of Engineers, Office of Counsel Paralegal and Office Automation Clerk, 1993 - 1995
  • Duffield Law Firm, Paralegal, 1995 - 2000

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Alpha Tau Omega
  • Gamma Beta Phi