Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig: Charleston WV

The Charleston, West Virginia, office of Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig is located on beautiful Capitol Street a healthy walk away from the state capitol complex in downtown Charleston. With over 20 years of combined legal experience the attorneys in our "Almost Heaven" West Virginia offices are admitted to practice and routinely provide service in West Virginia and Ohio, and before the United States Patent & Trademark Office.

The office was originally established in 2017 by Robert E. Akers and Dusty Gwinn with a core objective of assisting artists, engineers, entrepreneurs, and businesses with intellectual property rights and other business matters. The West Virginia team serves the entire Mountain State and has extensive expertise in intellectual property, entrepreneurship, business management and development, technology transfer, licensing, technology commercialization, sports and entertainment law, and mineral and surface real property titles and development.

What makes Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig unique is the dedication to our clients that holds true for all of our nearly 70 attorneys who are licensed to practice in over 40 states. Lawyers at Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig passionately advocate for their clients at every stage of a legal issue, and work endlessly to make sure that the client’s goals become a reality. We are a veteran-owned law firm with practitioners who aren’t just lawyers, but also business owners, MBAs, patent holders, and aerospace engineers. Each member of the Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig team brings with them a vast knowledge of other fields of study, which allows out team to take care of your issues from every angle.

Services Available at Our Charleston Office

Our attorneys, who have 30 years of combined legal experience, provide a variety of legal services for the community, including the following:

Business Law & Corporate Transactions

Intellectual Property

Contact Us Today

We offer clients a wide range of services to grow and protect ideas and businesses. The country roads location serves as a diverse and friendly channel to all of the services and locations of Dunlap, Bennett, & Ludwig PLLC. Let us be your new teammates on your mission to grow and succeed.

Latest News

Whistleblower Immunity and the Defend Trade Secrets Act

By Tom Dunlap & Lee Sutherland Dunlap is a partner at Dunlap, Bennett & Ludwig. Sutherland is a law student at The George Washington University...

11 Jul, 2019

Cardi B’s Trademark Applications are Not “Okurrr”

By MacKenzie Millam Law student at West Virginia University College of Law, Millam is part of Dunlap, Bennett & Ludwig Summer Internship Program and holds...

3 Jul, 2019

Brunetti Wins as Supreme Courts “FUCTs” USPTO

By Ashley Barendse Associate Attorney with Dunlap, Bennett & Ludwig that primarily provides client counseling on trademark registration issues. [06.26.19  Leesburg]  In a much-expected decision,...

26 Jun, 2019