Christopher P. Stroech

Christopher P. Stroech

Charles Town, West Virginia
304-725-0282 (Fax)

Christopher P. Stroech, Esq. joined Arnold & Bailey, PLLC in October, 2005.  Previously, he was an Associate with the Law Office of Richard L. Douglas, in Martinsburg, West Virginia. Upon Mr. Douglas' retirement, Mr. Stroech assumed responsibility for the remaining cases and merged with Arnold & Bailey, PLLC.

Mr. Stroech's practice areas include general civil litigation, specializing in personal injury, contract, civil rights, land use, real estate  and business litigation matters; homeowner association law; collection and simple estate planning; and criminal defense.

He received his law degree from the West Virginia University College of Law in 2003, and graduated magna cum laude with bachelor degrees in Political Science and History from West Virginia University in 2000.  He is graduate of Jefferson High School and resides in Shepherdstown, West Virginia.  

Mr. Stroech is licensed to practice law in West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Washington D.C.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Homeowner Association Law
  • Collection
  • Real Estate / Land Use Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Civil Rights
  • Estate Planning
  • Criminal Defense

Litigation Percentage

  • 85% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • West Virginia, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of West Virginia, 2003
  • Pennsylvania, 2004
  • District of Columbia, 2006


  • West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • J.D. - 2003
  • West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • B.A. magna cum laude - 2000
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: History


  • HOA Collection Law Update, Eastern Panhandle Organization of HOAs, September 1, 2017 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Protector of the Potomac - Potomac Riverkeeper Award, April 1, 2013 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • West Virginia State Bar, 2004 - Present
  • WV Eastern Panhandle Bar Foundation, Board Member, January 1, 2018 - Present
  • Jefferson County Criminal Justice Board, Board Member, January 1, 2016 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Office of Richard L. Douglas, PLLC, 2003 - 2005

Pro Bono Activities

  • Potomac Riverkeeper, 2014 - 2016
  • WV Legal Aid - Legal Connect, 2015 - Present


  • English (Primary)