CHARLESTON -- Huddleston Bolen congratulates Kevin Nelson and the Charleston Catholic High School Girls Soccer Team on their second consecutive win in the 2009 AA-A West Virginia State Championship.
Nelson is managing partner at Huddleston Bolen's Charleston office and girl's soccer coach at Charleston Catholic High School.
"We applaud Kevin's on field success, as well as his success in the courtroom," said Tom Gilpin, chairman of the firm's management committee. "Kevin is a hard worker and an excellent motivator."
The team ranked No. 15 in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Region 4 rankings for the first time this season. The Fighting Irish were the defending Class AA-A state champions and ranked No. 11 in Region 4 -- one of six regions nationally -- also includes teams from Tennessee, Maryland and Kentucky. The team finished the 2009 season with an accumulative score of 107-8 against opponents, finishing 20-1-4, with their only loss to Parkersburg South (4-2).
Along with success on the field, Nelson has a broad legal background with more than 20 years of experience representing retailers, industrial supply companies, manufacturers and other employers. He specializes in employment law, where he has litigated matters involving trade secrets, discrimination, wrongful discharge, and gained recognition in The Best Lawyers in America, for his work.
Huddleston Bolen is a law firm with more than 50 attorneys practicing in offices located in Huntington and Charleston, West Virginia and Ashland and Louisville, Kentucky. The firm, founded in 1871, represents clients in many practice groups, including banking and finance, health care, insurance, labor and employment, litigation, natural resources, real estate, transportation, and trusts and estates.
For more information about Huddleston Bolen, visit the firm's web site at www.huddlestonbolen.com.