Rachel Perdue Turner


Rachel Perdue Turner

Huntington, West Virginia

Ms. Turner joined Jenkins Fenstermaker in 2008. Ms. Turner's legal practice is devoted to healthcare and pharmaceutical mergers and acquisitions, business organization, corporate and commercial transactions, and estate planning and administration. Prior to joining Jenkins Fenstermaker, Ms. Turner practiced law in New York.

Ms. Turner received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and Accounting from Washington and Lee University in 2001. In 2004 Ms. Turner received her J.D. from Washington and Lee University School of Law.

Ms. Turner is admitted to practice law in West Virginia and New York and is a member of the Huntingon Estate Planning Council.

You can learn more about Ms. Turner's estate planning practice by reading Jenkins Fenstermaker's estate planning brochure. You may also read the following legal articles, which Ms. Turner drafted to address her clients' most common estate planning questions:

How Do Medical Powers of Attorney Differ From Living Wills

What are Durable Powers of Attorney

Areas of Practice

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Estate Planning and Administration
  • Business Organization
  • Corporate and Commercial Transactions

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2005
  • West Virginia, 2005
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 2005
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member, 2005 - Present
  • New York State Bar Association, Member, 2005 - Present
  • West Virginia State Bar Association, Member, 2005 - Present
  • West Virginia Bar Association
  • Cabell County Bar Association
  • Huntington Estate Planning Council


  • Washington and Lee University School of Law, Lexington, Virginia
    • J.D. magna cum laude - 2004
    • Honors: Recipient, Roy L. Steinheimer, Jr. Commercial Law Award
    • Honors: Washington & Lee Law Fellow
  • Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia
    • B.S. summa cum laude - 2001
    • Honors: Member, Phi Eta Sigma
    • Honors: Member, Phi Beta Kappa
    • Honors: Member, Beta Gamma Sigma
    • Honors: Recipient, Virginia Society Of Certified Public Accountants' Award
    • Honors: Recipient, James Robert Wingert, III Award, Accounting
    • Major: Business Administration and Accounting

Past Employment Positions

  • Sidley Austin Brown & Wood, New York, New York
  • Covington & Burling, New York, New York
  • Lowey Dannenberg Cohen & Hart, P.C., White Plains, New York

Pro Bono Activities

  • Washington and Lee University Alumni Admissions Program, Co-Chair of Tri-State Chapter
  • Huntington-Cabell Republican Women, Member
  • Cabell Huntington Hospital Foundation Women's Philanthropy Society, Member