General Counsel & Governmental Affairs
Tom O’Neill serves Orion Strategies as General Counsel and a key member of the firm’s governmental affairs team. O’Neill has drafted many significant bills and is known for his efficient management of legislation through the fast-paced and complex lawmaking process.
O’Neill has previously served as Special Assistant Attorney General and has extensive experience advising businesses, energy firms and municipalities on legal matters. He served as counsel to the West Virginia Senate Committee on the Judiciary and was former legal counsel to the West Virginia Senate Republican Caucus.
O’Neil received his Doctor of Jurisprudence and his Master’s in Business Administration from West Virginia University. He is currently adding a Master of Laws in Energy and Sustainable Development to his expertise.