Bar Brief-178-Lunch and Laughs Honoree-Bob Steptoe

  LUNCH AND LAUGHS HONOREE-BOB STEPTOE The WV Bar Foundation’s Board of Directors is pleased to invite members of the judiciary, the legal profession and the general public to attend the 6th Lunch and Laughs With A Legal Legend on Friday, September 9, 2016, at the Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown, beginning at 11:30 AM, where […]
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Bar Brief-177-Bar Foundation Leaders

                                                                  BAR FOUNDATION LEADERS BAR FOUNDATION OFFICERS- The WV Bar Foundation’s Board of Directors has selected its Officers to serve from June, 2016 to June, 2017. The three Officers represent the diverse nature of the Board relating to their backgrounds, their legal careers and being from different parts of West Virginia. The Officers are: President-Jodie […]
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Bar Brief-176-Largest Individual Donation Ever

  LARGEST INDIVIDUAL DONATION EVER- The WV Bar Foundation’s Board of Directors is extremely pleased to announce the largest donation by an individual person ever to support the organization’s mission to improve the administration of justice and the provision of legal services to West Virginia’s citizens! Ancil G. Ramey of Huntington, (pictured above) the Immediate Past […]
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Bar Brief-175-Child Abuse Victim Summits

  CHILD ABUSE VICTIM SUMMITS- The WV Bar Foundation’s Board of Directors continues to pursue its mission of improving the administration of justice by providing its most recent grant to the WV Child Advocacy Network (WVCAN) to convene two statewide summits for services to child abuse victims. Pictured above, at the WVCAN office in Charleston, are Steve […]
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Bar Brief-174-Lawyer Leadership Institute

  LAWYER LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE- The WV Bar Foundation held its highly acclaimed 5th Lawyer Leadership Institute at Stonewall Resort this past weekend. Pictured above is one of the expert speakers, U.S. District Court Judge John Bailey, discussing leadership matters with the group of younger lawyer leaders from across the state and with differing law practices. The Institute’s […]
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Ba Brief-173-Foundation Fellows Dinner

  FOUNDATION FELLOWS DINNER- A very large crowd of judges, lawyers and their guests were in attendance on Thursday, April 28, in Charleston to honor the two members of the judiciary and the twenty lawyers from all parts of the state and all types of law practice who comprise the 2016 class of Bar Foundation […]
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Bar Brief-172-Legal and Policy Fellow

  LEGAL AND POLICY FELLOW- The WV Bar Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce the awarding of a grant to Philanthropy West Virginia, the statewide organization of community, private, corporate and family foundations, for a Legal and Policy Fellow. Pictured above, on the left, is Jackson Butler, the second year student at the WVU […]
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Bar Brief-171-Judge Aloi Investiture

  JUDGE ALOI INVESTITURE- On March 21, Michael John Aloi was sworn in to serve as a Magistrate Judge in the Northern District Federal Court. Pictured above is Judge Aloi taking the official oath while placing his hand on the Bible held by his daughter, Iris, a student at the WVU College of Law. The oath […]
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Bar Brief-170-125 Attendees

   125 ATTENDEES 125 ATTENDEES- More than 125 persons have already registered to attend the 18th Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner on Thursday, April 28, at the Marriott Hotel in Charleston. The event (black tie optional), which is a wonderful opportunity to honor outstanding judges and lawyers, begins at 6:00 PM and the cost is $150 per person […]
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Bar Brief-169-Public Service Scholarship

    PUBLIC SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP- The WV Bar Foundation Board of Directors is very pleased to announce the recipient of its Public Service Scholarship for the 2015-16 school year-Skyler Assif. Pictured above, here she is in her own words— “My name is Skyler Assif and I am currently a 1L and the recipient of the […]
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