Bailey & Wyant
500 Virginia Street East
Charleston WV 25301
Charles R. “Chuck” Bailey is the Managing Member of the Charleston office of Bailey & Wyant, PLLC. He was admitted to the West Virginia State Bar in 1982 and is admitted to practice before the United States District Courts in the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. He obtained his law degree from the West Virginia University College of Law and his Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from West Virginia University.
Mr. Bailey’s civil litigation practice areas include Labor & Employment Law, Medical Malpractice, Governmental Liability, Real Estate Litigation & Transactions, Toxic Torts, Products Liability, Aviation, Employment Benefits, Professional Liability, Construction Defects and Insurance Coverage. He is a Member of the Defense Research Institute, the West Virginia Independent Oil and Gas Association and the American Bar Association committee on Litigation and Employment Law. He is on the Board of Directors for the West Virginia Defense Trial Counsel and is a member of the Employment and Labor Law Committee.
Mr. Bailey currently serves as General Counsel for the Central West Virginia Regional Airport Authority, which operates Yeager Airport in Charleston. He was identified as the Governor’s “Go To” attorney in the National Law Journal. Mr. Bailey frequently lectures on topics pertaining to litigation tactics, professional liability, insurance coverage, labor and employment law, civil rights and governmental liability.
He is active in various charitable and civic organizations within the state.
The Aviation Law Practice:
Perhaps most unique to Bailey & Wyant, PLLC is its experience in handling aviation matters. We currently serve as general counsel for the Central West Virginia Regional Airport Authority, which operates West Virginia’s largest airport, Yeager Airport.
Our law firm is a sponsor of the annual West Virginia Aviation Conference, and are available to serve international and regional airports in the following:
• Airport construction
• Contract drafting
• Compliance with state and federal bidding procedures
• Employment law
• Personal injury liability
• Other aviation law matters
Our knowledge of the Federal Aviation Administration, and other regulatory bodies within the industry, allows us to serve in an advisory capacity as well as take on any disputes that arise. No matter what legal challenge you are facing, our team is ready for it. We will seek the resolution that is most effective for you.
Bailey & Wyant:
Bailey & Wyant, PLLC is a full-service defense law firm with offices in Charleston and Wheeling, West Virginia.
Our philosophy is simple. We provide aggressive and effective legal representation, while being ever mindful of each client’s individual needs, goals, and economic interests. No matter how complex or novel, our focus in a case is always to reach the right resolution for our client.