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Attorney Profile

John Einreinhofer is a highly-qualified attorney with experience bringing cases to settlement, verdict, and arguing before the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals. His performance has earned him membership in the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, which is reserved for attorneys reaching settlements in cases of $2 million or more. Einreinhofer has also become known in West Virginia for his work on sexual harassment and discrimination cases.


Einreinhofer received an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell in the practice areas of Personal Injury, Litigation and Insurance. The rating demonstrates that a lawyer had earned the highest rating available for their legal ability and professional ethics. Einreinhofer concentrates his practice on representing plaintiff’s in litigation.


Einreinhofer is primarily based in West Virginia, where he is actively involved in the community through volunteering and sponsorships. He is the proud father proud father of WVU grad with a criminology major.


Einreinhofer enjoys attending WVU and Marshall sporting events, as well as boxing and mixed martial arts events. An avid and well-versed boxing fan, Einreinhofer was named a member of the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board and offers commentary as a contributor on the popular boxing podcast Inside Boxing Weekly on


While attending West Milford High School, Einreinhofer played both varsity football and track. He also was also a varsity letter winner at Ithaca College, where he played football and ran track. While an undergraduate at Ithaca, Einreinhofer broadcasted on both television and radio and wrote for the school newspaper.

  • Admitted to bar by exam in West Virginia, Ohio and New Jersey

  • Admitted in 1991 to West Virginia, Ohio and U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia

  • Admitted in 1992 to New Jersey and US District Court, District of New Jersey

  • Admitted in 1993 to US Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit

  • Admitted in 2020 to practice in US District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia

  • Licensed in West Virginia, Ohio, New Jersey, US District Court for Southern District of West Virginia and District of New Jersey, 4th Circuit Court of Appeals

  • Stamper v. Kanawha County Board of Education, 191 W.Va. 297, 443 S.E. 2d 238 (W.Va. 1994) 

  • State ex rel Nationwide v. Kaufman, 213 W.Va. 624, 594 S.E. 2d 480 (W.Va. 2003)

  • Conley v. Stollings, 679 S.E.2d 594 (W.Va. 2009)


  • Ithaca College, B.S. in Television/Radio with an emphasis in Sports Communications, Minor in History, 1987

  • West Virginia University, J.D., 1990

  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum

  • West Virginia Association for Justice (formerly the West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association) Board of Governors

  • Clinical Law Program while attending WVU College of Law

  • American Association of Justice

  • West Virginia Employment Lawyers Association

  • New Jersey State Bar

  • Transnational Boxing Rankings Board

  • Born in Passaic, New Jersey, May 10, 1965. Law Clerk intern for Monongalia County Circuit Court Judge Larry V. Starcher, formerly of WV Supreme Court of Appeals (retired), 1988-1990.

  • AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell in the practice areas of Personal Injury, Litigation and Insurance
    (Read: The State Journal article) 
    (Read: The WV Record article)


  • Featured as one of's Top Rated Lawyers of West Virginia 2013

  • Author of Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Law in WV (2001).

  • Author of Auto Insurance Law and Accident Litigation in West Virginia (2006).

  • Featured as lecturer on personal injury and insurance law.

  • First gained admission into the Million Dollar Advocates Forum in 1999.

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