"Chad" Sinsel practices Real Estate law.
Mr. Sinsel engaged in the general practice of law in
Clarksburg from 1960 until 1988. During that time his practice was
directed primarily toward the areas of real estate, banking,
corporations, estates and coal, oil and gas. He served as General
Counsel and a Director of the Lowndes Bank in Clarksburg from 1972 until
1985. He also served as West Virginia Legislative Counsel for State Farm
Insurance Companies from 1969 to 1985.
From 1987 until 1994, he and his wife, the former
Nuala M. Higgins, owned and operated a loan origination office at Deep
Creek Lake, Maryland.
A member of the West Virginia State Bar, Mr. Sinsel
served as Chair of the Young Lawyers’ Section in 1967, and has been a
member and Chair of the Unlawful Practices Section of the Bar. He also
served as President of the Harrison County Bar Association in 1974.
A long-time member of the West Virginia University
Alumni Association, Mr. Sinsel, was, for several years, President of the
Harrison County Chapter of that Association. He is a long-standing
member of the Board of Directors of the Daywood Foundation.
Mr. Sinsel is admitted to Practice before the Supreme
Court of Appeals of West Virginia, the United States District Court for
the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia.
West Virginia University (B.A.
History 1958); West Virginia University College of Law (LL.B.
Academic Distinction: One-year term as Chief-Justice of the
Student Court while at West Virginia University