Andrew P. Arbogast

Andrew P. Arbogast

Chair, Litigation Department


  • Asbestos Litigation Defense
  • Litigation
  • Asbestos Litigation
  • Chemical

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Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC
West Virginia, U.S.A.

Mr. Arbogast's primary areas of practice are litigation, asbestos litigation, deliberate intent, toxic tort, product liability, medical monitoring, and mass tort litigation.

Bar Admissions


  • West Virginia State Bar
  • West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals
  • United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia


  • West Virginia University, B.A., Political Science, 1997
  • West Virginia University College of Law, J.D., 2000
  • Trial Advocacy Institute, University of Virginia, 2006
Areas of Practice

Asbestos Litigation | Asbestos Litigation Defense | Chemical | Deliberate Intent Litigation | Litigation | Medical Monitoring | Product Liability Litigation | Toxic Tort Litigation

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments

  • Representing clients in complex toxic tort and mass consolidation cases
  • Defending clients in litigation matters in state and federal courts in West Virginia and Pennsylvania
  • Litigating cases before West Virginia's Mass Litigation Panel
  • Experience in aviation-related matters, including advising clients on Federal Aviation Regulation (FAR) record-keeping, post-accident investigations, and insurance claims and negotiation
  • Litigating cases to verdict in state courts
  • Defending clients against personal injury, wrongful death and products liability claims, including deliberate intent and premise liability lawsuits in toxic tort litigation
  • Representing a manufacturing client in FAA airspace safety negotiations related to construction at facility
  • Defending manufacturers, suppliers, employers and premise owners in asbestos litigation in West Virginia since 2005