GrantsThe Bar Foundation provides grants to worthwhile charitable entities that improve the administration of justice and the provision of legal services for the men, women and children in West Virginia. Grant applications are considered during the quarterly meetings of the Board of Directors. Please review the grant form here.
- Bar Brief-238-Supreme Court Candidates Forum
SUPREME COURT CANDIDATES FORUM On October 25, the WV Women Attorneys organization held a Supreme Court Candidates Forum at the LaBelle Theater in South Charleston. Pictured above are some of the candidates who are running for the two seats on the Court which are on the ballot for the November 6 general election. On the […]
- Bar Brief-237-Bar Foundation Grantees Honored
BAR FOUNDATION GRANTEES HONORED Two excellent law related organizations, which have received Bar Foundation grants in the past, were honored during the recent WV Non Profit Association’s (WVNPA) Annual Conference for their outstanding performance. Pictured above, on the left, is Adrienne Worthy, the Executive Director of Legal Aid of WV, and, on the right, is […]
- Bar Brief-236-Supreme Court Candidates Forum
SUPREME COURT CANDIDATES FORUM The Bar Foundation’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce the awarding of a grant to the WV Women Attorneys organization for its hosting of a Supreme Court Candidates Forum on Thursday, October 25, at the LaBelle Theater, 311 D Street, in South Charleston. Pictured above, on the left, is Bar […]
- Don’t Miss It!
DON’T MISS IT! You don’t want to miss the 8th Lunch and Laughs With A Legal Legend on Friday, September 7, 2018, at the Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown, beginning at 11:30 AM, where the honored guest will be WV Supreme Court Senior Status Justice and WVU College of Law Adjunct Lecturer Larry Starcher, who is pictured […]
- Lawyer Leadership Institute
LAWYER LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE The seventh annual leadership training program for the next generation of lawyer leaders in West Virginia—the Lawyer Leadership Institute—is set for this coming weekend, May 18-20, at Stonewall Resort near Weston. This year’s Institute Sponsor is Antero Resources Corporation. The Institute’s objective is to provide newer lawyers with specific education and professional […]
- 2018 Bar Foundation Fellows
2018 BAR FOUNDATION FELLOWS The WV Bar Foundation Board of Directors, consisting of two judges and thirteen lawyers from all parts of the state and all types of law practice, announces the 20th class of Bar Foundation Fellows! The criteria for Bar Foundation Fellows is those judges and lawyers whose professional, public and private careers […]