News
  • ABA Retirement Funds Program Free Informational Webinar
    The ABA Retirement Funds Program is hosting free  informational webinar titled: The Role of Self-Directed Brokerage Accounts within Employer-sponsored Retirement Plans.  Click Here to register. […]
  • West Virginia Free Legal Answers (formerly WV Online Legal Help)
    The upgraded WV Online Legal Help is here!  The website’s new name is West Virginia Free Legal Answers.  It is the state of West Virginia’s site as part of the ABA Free Legal Answers national site. […]
  • Membership ID Online Application
    CHARLESTON, WV—May 22, 2017 – Members of the West Virginia State Bar who have a valid WV driver’s license are now able to complete the application for their Bar Membership ID card online. With […]
  • 2017 State Bar Regional Meetings
    2017 State Bar Regional Meetings: October 3-26, 2017 – SAVE THE DATE! Dates & Locations: October 3 – University of Charleston – Charleston October 4 – Guyan Country Club […]
  • WV Lawyers Assistance Program Website
    The West Virginia Lawyers Assistant Program is pleased to announce the launch of www.wvlap.org. The new website provides confidential information regarding services for Attorneys, Judges, Bar […]
Objects & Purposes
“The objects of the West Virginia State Bar shall be to protect the interests of the public; to advance the administration of justice and the science of jurisprudence; to improve the relations between the public and the bench and the bar; to uphold and elevate the standards of honor, integrity, competency and courtesy in the legal profession; and to encourage cordial relations among its members.

It is the purpose of the West Virginia State Bar to give effect to the pertinent rules of the supreme court of appeals of West Virginia, and to perform the functions expressed in this constitution and by-laws.”