Dean Hartley is the managing partner of the Wheeling, West Virginia law firm – Hartley Law Group, PLLC. A graduate of the West Virginia University College of Law, Mr. Hartley is a trial attorney with thirty-six years’ experience successfully representing injured workers throughout the United States. Mr. Hartley emphasizes the representation of workers who have been injured as a result of toxic substance exposures or in industrial accidents. A frequently lecturer on toxic torts, he is specifically interested in cases involving workers exposed to toxic substances and the development of cancer. He is presently a member of the West Virginia University School of Public Health Leadership Council. His other affiliations with West Virginia University have included membership and chairperson of the Mountaineer Athletic Club’s Development Council, WVU College of Law Development Council, WVU Athletic Executive Council, and WVU Athletics Capital Campaign Committee.