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Real Property Practice

Lisa M. Schmitt

  • Senior Business Counsel, Robinson & McElwee, 2011-present
  • Member, Schrader, Byrd & Companion, 2009-2011
  • Associate, Schrader, Byrd & Companion, 2002-2008
  • Law Clerk to The Honorable Martin J. Gaughan, First Judicial Circuit, Ohio, Brooke and Hancock Counties, W.Va., 2001-2002
  • Research Editor, West Virginia Law Review, 2000-2001
  • Summer Associate, Thorp Reed & Armstrong, 2000
  • Legal Technician III, United States Attorney’s Office Contract Employee, 1993-2000


Charles F.W. Saffer

  • Chair, Business Law Department, Robinson & McElwee, 2007-2009, 2013
  • Member, Robinson & McElwee, 2007-present
  • Associate, Robinson & McElwee, 1998-2006

Mr. Saffer is an experienced real estate attorney, who has handled numerous complex transactions and has litigated business and real property issues in courts throughout West Virginia. He currently maintains an extensive title research and analysis practice throughout West Virginia for several natural gas exploration and production companies.

Leslie Dillon

  • Associate Robinson & McElwee, 2012-present
  • Associate, Campbell Woods, 2005-2012
  • Cash Management Regional Consultant, Branch Banking and Trust Co., 2000-2002
  • Business Services Officer, Branch Banking and Trust Co./Commercial Lending Officer, Matewan National Bank (Merger-related title change), 1996-2000
  • Financial Analyst, Matewan National Bank, 1994-1995
  • Accountant, Vallet & Associates, A.C., 1991-1994