Goff Accepts Criminal Justice Position at Potomac State

Nicklaus Goff, Esquire, has accepted a position at Potomac State College of West Virginia University (WVU) as an instructor in the criminal justice program. Goff, who has served as an adjunct with the College, will be teaching various classes and advising students.

Nicklaus Goff

Prior to this appointment, Goff served as a judicial clerk for Circuit Court Judge Philip Jordan. He has worked as a research assistant and interned at law offices as well. Goff also served as an officer in the U.S. Air Force where he was responsible for managing and coordinating various projects as well as overseeing and training military and civilian personnel. While serving in the Air Force, Goff was awarded two Air Force medals for Outstanding Achievement, a Commendation Medal for Meritorious Service and was selected as ‘Best Officer’ from a field of 22 officers. Additionally, Goff coordinated all logistical needs for a research division of NASA for an environmental study.

Goff earned two bachelor’s degrees, one in social studies and the other in sociology, from Fairmont State University in Fairmont, W.Va. He earned his doctor of jurisprudence degree from WVU College of Law in Morgantown, W.Va. where he graduated Order of the Coif. He is the son of Fred and Patricia Goff.