Charleston, WV
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Charleston, WV 25301
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J.D., University of Richmond T.C. Williams School of Law (1990)

  • Moot Court Board of Review

B.A., Stetson University (1987)

  • Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
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Charles B. Dollison


Charles Dollison has practiced for more than 20 years primarily in the areas of coal, oil and gas law, commercial real estate, land development, and electric power and gas power project development. 

Charles joined Bowles Rice in 1990. He later served as vice president and general counsel for coal company INR Energy, LLC prior to its sale to Cliffs Natural Resources, Inc., and vice president and general counsel to Natural Resources International, LLC. He returned to the Bowles Rice partnership in January 2012.

  • University of Richmond T.C. Williams School of Law American Jurisprudence Book Awards (Real Estate; and Contract Law)
  • Listed among the “Leaders in Their Field” by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business in the areas of Natural Resource Law
  • American Bar Association
  • West Virginia State Bar (Real Property Section)
  • Kanawha County Bar Association
  • West Virginia Independent Oil and Gas Association
  • West Virginia Oil and Natural Gas Association
  • Energy & Mineral Law Foundation
  • West Virginia Coal Association
  • Michael Late Benedum Chapter of Petroleum Landmen
  • West Virginia Joint Committee on Environmental and Natural Resources