Gene Bailey  II - Hendrickson & Long PLLC

Gene Bailey II

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Affiliations and Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
    • Forum on the Construction Industry
      • Member, Steering Committee – Insurance, Surety and Liens (Div. 7)
    • Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section
      • Fidelity and Surety Law Committee
    • Section of Labor and Employment Law
  • West Virginia State Bar
    • Chair, Committee on Veterans and Military Affairs
    • Board of Governors 1996-1998
  • Kanawha County Bar Association
    • President 1994-1995
  • DRI
    • Construction Law Committee
    • Employment Law Committee
  • Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia
    • Construction Law Committee
  • Contractors Association of West VirginiaMember of Steering
    • Legislative Committee
    • Program Committee
  • President, West Point Society of West Virginia
  • Association of Graduates, USMA

Professional Highlights

  • State Judge Advocate, WVANG, 2003 to 2009
  • Assistant U.S. Attorney, Southern District of West Virginia, 1995-1996
  • U.S. Army, 1972-1981; WVARNG, 1990-1995, WVANG Staff Judge Advocate 130th Airlift Wing, 1995-2003
  • Association of Graduates, USMA
  • Board Member, West Virginia Symphony Orchestra
  • Author, Comment, “West v. National Mines: Creation of Private Nuisance by Use of Public Property,” 85 West Virginia Law Review 263, 1982
  • Chairman, West Point Society of West Virginia
  • Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s Commission of Military Spousal Licensure
  • Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s Support Enforcement Commission

Representative Matters

  • Represents contractors, owners, lenders, developers, suppliers, subcontractors and design professionals in construction law matters, including arbitration, mediation and litigation
  • Represents contractors and owners in litigation in state and federal courts in construction claims and disputes
  • Represents contractors in matters before the West Virginia Division of Labor in prevailing wage and job classification disputes
  • Represents contractors, owners and subcontractors in filing, enforcing and defending mechanic’s lien actions
  • Drafts and reviews contracts, subcontracts and other contract documents for owners, contractors and subcontractors
  • Represents employers before United States Department of Labor on MSHA and OSHA matters
  • Represents engineers and architects in professional negligence claims
  • Represents employers in labor and employment law matters
  • Represents sureties in performance and payment bond matters
  • Represents sureties in subrogation, indemnification and bad faith claims

United States Military AcademyBS 1972West Virginia UniversityJ.D. 1984
ABA Forum on Construction IndustryABA Fidelity and Surety Law CommitteeABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice SectionSection of Labor and Employment LawWV State Bar, Committee on Veterans and Military AffairsDRI, Construction and Employment Law CommitteesDefense Trial Counsel of WV, Construction Law CommitteeContractor Association of WVAssociation of Graduates, United States Military AcademyWest Virginia Symphony Orchestra

Office Location

214 Capitol Street
P.O. Box 11070
Charleston, WV 25339
United States

Practice Areas

Construction Law
Litigation - Construction

Other Information

Gender: Male