Public Service Scholarships

PUBLIC SERVICE SCHOLARSHIPS The Bar Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce that its Public Service Scholarship has been equally divided between two outstanding first year students at the WVU College of Law, both of whom are from right here in West Virginia. James Jolly, the Director of Marketing and Communications at the Law School […]
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Bar Brief-242-We The People

WE THE PEOPLEOn December 12, 2018, the state finals for the We the People program were held at the Robert C. Byrd Federal Courthouse in Charleston. Pictured above is the state champion school, Clay County High School, with U.S. District Court Chief Judge Thomas Johnston, on the left, who gave remarks and made the award […]
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Bar Brief-241-Investiture Ceremony

INVESTITURE CEREMONY On November 30, 2018, the Investiture Ceremony for U.S. Magistrate Judge James Mazzone was held before an overflow crowd at the Federal Courthouse in Wheeling. Pictured above are the members of the Federal Judiciary for the Northern District who were in attendance for the auspicious event. Seated are Chief Judge Gina Groh and […]
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Bar Brief-240-Three Reasons

THREE REASONS THREE REASONS Tomorrow, Tuesday, November 27, is Giving Tuesday! After Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday is the internationally recognized day for everyone to support their favorite charitable organizations. There are three reasons for YOU to consider giving a tax deductible donation to support the Bar Foundation’s Justice Fund: […]
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Bar Brief-239-Public Service Scholarships

PUBLIC SERVICE SCHOLARSHIPS The Bar Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce that its Public Service Scholarship has been equally divided between two outstanding first year students at the WVU College of Law, both of whom are from right here in West Virginia. Pictured above are Emily Neely, and below Emily, is Hannah Vogt. […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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Bar Brief-235-Another Successful Lunch and Laughs

ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL LUNCH AND LAUGHS On September7, 2018, another successful Lunch and Laughs With A Legal Legend was held at the Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown with West Virginia Supreme Court Senior Status Justice Larry Starcher as the honored guest. These “friendly roasts” are well attended and highly anticipated annual events for members of the […]
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Bar Brief-234-Lunch and Laughs Sponsors

LUNCH AND LAUGHS SPONSORS LUNCH AND LAUGHS SPONSORS The Sponsors for the 8th Lunch and Laughs With A Legal Legend on Friday, September 7, 2018, where the honored guest will be WV Supreme Court Senior Status Justice and WVU College of Law Adjunct Lecturer Larry Starcher, are: Justice Starcher Family and Friends WVU President’s Office […]
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