(304) 523-2100 Huntington, WV

(304) 521-6120 Clarksburg, WV

Dakota R. Warner joined Jenkins Fenstermaker, PLLC soon after completing law school. As a litigation defense attorney, Dakota helps clients in an efficient and effective way by taking all legal and non-legal concerns into consideration in order to reach the most desirable outcome. 

Dakota’s practice includes insurance coverage and defense, employment litigation, construction defense, personal injury defense, and toxic tort defense in WV. 

Dakota earned his Bachelor of Arts in Maryland at Frostburg State University. After completing his undergraduate degree, he studied at West Virginia University College of Law, where he earned his juris doctor. Dakota was active in law school outside of studies, serving his student body as Class of 2019 Vice President.  

Dakota’s education and experience have equipped him with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in legal writing, oral advocacy, and complex case management.

When he is not busy representing clients, you may find Dakota enjoying outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, or enjoying sports. Dakota also remains involved in the community through various organizations and bar association events. 


J.D., West Virginia University College of Law, 2019

Class of 2019 Vice President

Land Use and Sustainable Development Law Clinic

B.A., cum laude, Frostburg State University, 2016

Bar Admissions:

Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia

United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia

Professional Community Activities:

The West Virginia State Bar, Member, 2019 to present 

Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia

Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity

Past Employment:  

Anderson, Rudd, Donahue, & McKee, Summer Associate, 2017

Phillips, Worthington & Allen, Summer Associate, 2018

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