Our Firm's History

  • Over twenty years experience in the practice of law.
  • Served four years as Assistant Prosecuting Attorney.
  • Seasoned skills in handling jury trials.
  • Focused on meeting the needs of our clients.

Meet the Team:

Della Cline-Gentile

Della Cline-Gentile

Della Cline-Gentile is a highly motivated, energetic, dedicated self-made professional who is committed to success. The daughter of a coal miner, Della Cline-Gentile was born and raised in Southern West Virginia. She graduated from Gilbert High School in Mingo County in 1985 as Valedictorian. She is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of Concord College (now Concord University), receiving a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication Arts in 1989. She earned her law degree from West Virginia University in 1992. She is licensed to practice law in both West Virginia and Kentucky. She is the mother of Dominic William Gentile, IV, an honor student and member of the soccer team at Belfry High School in Belfry, Kentucky.

Lora Grimmett

Lora Grimmett

Lora Grimmett is the sister of Della Cline-Gentile and has worked as her Legal Assistant for over ten years. She has an extensive knowledge of legal issues combined with a talent for effectively communicating with clients and others in the legal profession. She is dedicated to assisting clients with all of their legal needs. She is the mother of Holly Elisabeth Grimmett, an honor student at Gilbert Middle School.

Experience:

Cline Law Office, Williamson, West Virginia and Forest Hills, Kentucky (1994 - Present)
Self employed, Private Practice of Law
Office of the Prosecuting Attorney, Mingo County, West Virginia (1993 to 1997)
Assistant Prosecuting Attorney
Thornsbury & Thompson, Attorneys at Law, Williamson, West Virginia (1992 - 1994)
Associate Attorney

Education:

West Virginia University, College of Law (1992)
Doctor of Jurisprudence
Concord College (Now Concord University) (1989)
Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts, Magna Cum Laude

Membership:

  • West Virginia State Bar
  • Kentucky State Bar
  • Mingo County Bar
  • American Bar Association
  • West Virginia Association of Justice