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Mr. Daniels is both an Attorney at Law and a Certified Public Accountant who has practiced law for over twenty-seven years. In 1994, he founded Daniels Law Firm, PLLC, a multi-state practice serving primarily the construction industry. Daniels Law Firm, PLLC which consists of five attorneys and a support staff maintains close ties to the construction industry in West Virginia and the surrounding states, representing primarily heavy highway, building and utility contractors and their suppliers.

Mr. Daniels is an arbitrator and mediator. He serves on the CDRS national panel of arbitrators and mediators, American Arbitration Association panel of arbitrators and Mediator for West Virginia State Bar.


B.B.A. (Bachelor of Business Administration Accounting)
Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia, 1977

J.D. (Doctor of Jurisprudence
West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, West Virginia, 1980


Member, West Virginia State Bar
Member, Kentucky State Bar
Member, North Carolina State Bar
Member, Pennsylvania State Bar

Admitted to practice in following courts:

Supreme Court of the United States of America
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, Richmond, Virginia
Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia
Supreme Court of Kentucky
Supreme Court of North Carolina
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia
U. S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, Cincinnati, Ohio
U.S. District Court, Northern District of West Virginia
United States Tax Court
United States Court of Federal Claims
Internal Revenue Service
West Virginia Department of Tax and Revenue


Construction Dispute Resolution Services, LLC
National Panel of Arbitrators and Mediators

American Arbitration Association
Panel of Arbitrators

West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (Past President, 1991-1992)

West Virginia Board of Accountancy (Past President, 1995 - 2001)

West Virginia Tax Institute (Past President, 2000 - 2001)

Contractor Association of West Virginia (Past Director)

Georgetown College Board of Trustees (2006 - Present)

American Association of Certified Public Accountants

Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc.

West Virginia Coal Association

West Virginia Rural Water Association

National Utility Contractors Association


The Best Lawyers in America, 2007 Edition

U.S. Small Business Administration Advocate of the Year, 1990

West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants
Committee Chairman of the Year - Legislative Watch Committee, 1987


Bidding Disputes in Construction, Contractors Association of West Virginia (1992)

How the Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 Affects Your Business
Published by National Business Institute (1994)

West Virginia Sales and Use Tax Update
Published by National Business Institute (1997)

Sales and Use Tax For Beginners in West Virginia
Published by Lorman Education Services (2002-2006)

Advanced West Virginia Sales and Use Tax
Published by Lorman Education Services (2002-2006)

Sales Tax Planning for Certified Public Accountants
(Fairmont, Huntington, Parkersburg and Bluefield)
Sponsored by the West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (2002-2003)


Hall v. Zambelli, et al., 669 F. Supp. 753, (S.D. W. Va. 1987)

Jackson Enterprises, Ltd. v. Procious Public Service District, 363 S.E.2d 460 (W. Va. 1987)

Rice v. Ryder, 400 S.E.2d 263 (W. Va. 1990)

McKeny Construction Company, Inc. v. Town of Rowlesburg, 420 S.E.2d, 281 (W. Va. 1992)

Nesselroad, et al. v. Ansel, et al., 188 W. Va. 1993, 423 S.E.2d 596 (1992)

Banner Industries of New York, Inc. v. Sansom, 830 F. Supp. 325 (S.D. W. Va. 1993)

Cerrone & Associates, Inc., et al., 25 Fed. R. Serv. 3rd (Callaghan) 528, 991 F.2d 789, (4th Cir. 1993)

Sansom v. Hecht, 64 F.2d 659 (W. Va. 1995)

Rankin v. Pullen, 516 S.E.2d 501 (W. Va. 1999)

Interstate Traffic Control v. Beverage, 101 F. Supp. 2d 445 (S.D. W. Va. 2000)

Trafalgar House Const., Inc., et al. v. ZMM, Inc., et al., 567 S.E.2d, 294 (Sup. Crt. W. Va. 2002)