Meet Our Seasoned Attorney
Michael Crim is the founding member of Crim Law Office PLLC. He is a native and lifetime resident of Clarksburg, West Virginia. He has been a trial lawyer for 25 years and counsels and represents individuals, professionals, and businesses in a wide range of personal, marketing, and insurance-related matters. Michael is frequently retained by individuals and corporate clients and insurers to protect their interests in West Virginia’s most dangerous jurisdictions. Michael maintains a Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Attorney Peer Review Rating.
Primary Practice Areas
Michael is an established and successful trial lawyer who has first-chaired more than 30 trials. While his practice is most heavily focused on legal malpractice, product liability and toxic, environmental, and mass torts, he has substantial experience litigating cases in a wide variety of practice areas, including matters involving personal injury, medical malpractice, and wrongful death.
After spending nearly 20 years with his previous firm, Michael decided to open his own practice where he could spend more time focusing on his clients and less time caught up in the day to day management of a larger, multi-office law firm. In addition to his current practice, Michael is a proud member of the International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC), where he is currently serving as a third-year member on its Board of Directors. Michael has been recognized by Who’s Who Legal in the fields of Product Liability and Product Liability Life Sciences for several years.
Professional Affiliations & Memberships
Michael has been married to his wife, Diana, since October 21, 2000. Together, Michael and Diana have a beautiful 17-year-old daughter, Sarah, who excels in soccer.
Michael and Diana followed their dream of owning and operating a farm with the creation of Running Creeks Farm in 2018. If they are not on the soccer pitch watching Sarah, Michael and Diana can generally be found working on their farm.