United States District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia CM/ECF training
May 13 — The United States District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia requires all attorneys to electronically file all pleadings using the Court’s Case Management Electronic Filing System (referred to as CM/ECF). The Court is offering a two and...
State Bar Annual Meeting and Reception
May 13 — This past weekend was the quarterly Board of Governors meeting as well as the State Bar Annual Dinner. Although this is not an exhaustive list, during the Board meeting, the following actions were taken:
- President Jim Wright reported on...
West Virginia Students Get Creative with the Constitution
May 9 — CHARLESTON, W.Va.- West Virginia students have used their creativity and knowledge to win a video contest about the U.S. Constitution.
The contest, sponsored by the West Virginia Department of Education and the West Virginia State Bar, rewards...
Celebrate the State's 150th Birthday with West Virginia Reunion Kits
April 15 — CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The West Virginia Department of Commerce is again offering reunion kits for people coming home to the Mountain State in 2013.
Perfect for reunion planners, the kits welcome people to West Virginia by providing everything needed to...
Mountain State Bar Annual Meeting
March 18 — The Mountain State Bar will hold its annual meeting on May 18, 2013 at the Mountaineer Conference Center in Beckley, WV. Retiring professor Franklin D. Cleckley will be honored at the Saturday evening banquet. To view the agenda and register for the...
2013 Membership Directory
March 18 — The new version of the membership directory is now available. The directory is a digital .PDF file that can be saved to your computer. As a service to our members, this version of the directory is only available through the member login. Information...
Mediation Training Sessions
March 8 — MEDIATION TRAINING SESSIONS
Basic Mediation Training Sessions
On June 18 and 19, 2013, The West Virginia State Bar's ADR Committee will present its annual Basic Mediation Training Sessions.
The sessions will be held at the Days Hotel in...
WV Association of Administrative Law Judges Annual Meeting and Seminar
March 7 — The West Virginia Association of Administrative Law Judges will host its 2013 Annual Meeting and Seminar on Friday, May 31, 2013. It will be held in the Charleston Civic Center Meeting Room 202 from 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM. Topics will include federal ALJ...
Public Interest Advocates (PIA) Annual Auction
February 11 — The Public Interest Advocates are
celebrating 25 years of supporting public interest fellows at the annual PIA
Auction! The Auction will take place on March 7, 2013 (Dining at 5, bidding at
6). If you can't attend but wish to submit a proxy bid,...
2013 Annual Business Meeting
January 16 — Annual Business Meeting at 5:30 p.m.
Reception and Awards Banquet at 7:00 p.m.
This year's condensed format will feature a dinner and the following presentations:
- Swearing in of the new state Bar President, President-elect and Vice-President...
New Online Lawyer Referral Service
December 3 — Lawyer Referral Service Now Online
The West Virginia State Bar's Lawyer Referral Service Committee would like to introduce the new Lawyer Referral Service website! www.wvlawyerreferral.org. The new service is designed to provide a faster and easier...
State Bar Phone Number Changes
November 18 — State Bar Phone Number Changes
In order to better serve our members and the public, and to keep up with technology, the State Bar needs to replace its outdated phone system. The new technology and phone system will require the State Bar to change its...