News
  • New Member Benefit – LawPay
    The West Virginia State Bar is excited to present a new member benefit. Endorsed by 45 states, and more than 50 local bar associations, LawPay is proud to be the preferred payment partner of more […]
  • FOIA Requests
    Freedom of Information Act Requests should be directed to Anita Casey Executive Director of the West Virginia State Bar and send via USPS or to caseya@wvbar.org. […]
  • Posting of Potential Scams and Cyber Threats
    The West Virginia State Bar is establishing a section of our website where members can post information or concerns they have regarding fraudulent emails, phishing scams or cyber threats.  The CYBER […]
  • Judge of the Court of Claims
    The West Virginia State Bar is seeking candidates for the position of Judge of the Court of Claims. The State Bar Board of Governors will nominate three (3) lawyers and will submit these names to the […]
  • Mandatory E-Filing Counties
    The following counties require E-Filing: Marion, Jefferson. Monroe and Hampshire are voluntary. The E-Filing system can be accessed at https://efile.courtswva.com/Default.aspx Any questions contact […]
Mission Statement
“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.”

Article II. Objects and Purposes. Constitution of The West Virginia State Bar