CHARLESTON -– Donnie L. Adkins II has joined Dinsmore & Shohl as an associate in the Litigation Department and a member of the Environmental and Natural Resources Practice Groups.

He will practice in the firm's Charleston office.

Prior to joining the firm, Adkins practiced in the Charleston office of Jackson Kelly. His practice includes civil and administrative litigation related to the energy industry, with a particular emphasis on environmental issues and natural resources law.

Adkins also has significant experience in government relations matters. Since 2007, Adkins has served as Chief of Staff/General Counsel for West Virginia Senate Minority Leader Don Caruth. Adkins earned his LL.M. from American University, Washington College of Law and his J.D., M.A., and B.A. from West Virginia University.

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