Bar Brief-126-Joint Foundation Fellows Luncheon

JOINT FOUNDATION FELLOWS LUNCHEON The American Bar Foundation Fellows and the WV Bar Foundation Fellows will hold their joint luncheon meeting in conjunction with the Annual Meeting of the WV Bar Association at The Greenbrier Hotel (pictured above) in White Sulphur Springs. The joint luncheon is scheduled for 11:30 AM (prompt start) in the Chesapeake […]
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Bar Brief-125-Jack Bowman-Lunch and Laughs

JACK BOWMAN-LUNCH AND LAUGHS The Bar Foundation’s Board of Directors is very pleased that Forest “Jack” Bowman, Professor Emeritus of the WVU College of Law, will be the honored guest during the 4th Annual Lunch and Laughs With a Legal Legend on Friday, October 17, 2014 at the Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown, beginning at […]
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Bar Brief-124-Bar Foundation Grant

BAR FOUNDATION GRANT The Bar Foundation is pleased to announce the awarding of a grant to improve the administration of justice to the Student Legal Services program at West Virginia University. The financial grant will be used for continuing education training for the lawyers to fulfill the mission of Student Legal Services to provide counseling, […]
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Bar Brief-123-Dean Fisher Retirement Celebration

DEAN FISHER RETIREMENT CELEBRATION On May 7, a retirement celebration for West Virginia University College of Law Dean Emeritus John W. Fisher, II was held in the magnificently remodeled Law School building in Morgantown. Pictured above is WVU President E. Gordon Gee and Dean Emeritus Fisher. Dean Fisher served as Chief of Staff to President […]
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Bar Brief-122-Fellow Honorarium

FELLOW HONORARIUM The WV Bar Foundation and its Board of Directors are pleased to announce that Antero Resources of Bridgeport, WV, has made a generous contribution as an honorarium to recognize Henry “Hank” Lawrence on being named as a WV Bar Foundation Fellow. Hank, pictured above, joined with fourteen other lawyers and three judges, who […]
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Bar Brief 121-Big Crowd-Foundation Fellows Dinner

BIG CROWD-FOUNDATION FELLOWS DINNER A big crowd of approximately 190 judges, lawyers and their guests from all parts of the state attended the 16th Annual Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner on April 24 at the Charleston Marriott Hotel. Pictured above is Bar Foundation President Harry Hatfield (Madison), on the right, after introducing the three judges and […]
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Bar Brief 120-Lawyer Leadership Institute

LAWYER LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE LAWYER LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE There are still a couple positions available for the third exemplary Lawyer Leadership Institute to be held on May 16-18, 2014, at the Stonewall Resort near Weston. Participation in the Institute is limited to twelve newer lawyers (admitted to the practice of law for ten years or less) who […]
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Bar Brief 119-Foundation Fellows Dinner Deadline

FOUNDATION FELLOWS DINNER DEADLINE DEADLINE-BAR FOUNDATION FELLOWS DINNER The deadline is APRIL 17 for making your reservations for the 16th Annual Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner/25th Anniversary Celebration, which will be held on Thursday, April 24. The outstanding event at the Marriott Hotel in Charleston, beginning at 6:00 PM, will include a grand performance of the […]
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Bar Brief-118-The Bob Noone Show

THE BOB NOONE SHOW The One and Only Bob Noone Show will make a special guest appearance during the Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner/25th Anniversary Celebration on April 24, 2014 at the Marriott Hotel in Charleston! Called the “Perry Mason of Parody”, Bob (Pictured above) and his group, the Well Hung Jury, are known throughout WV […]
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Bar Brief-117-300/1/15

300 1 15 300 Only 300 judges and lawyers in West Virginia have been selected as WV Bar Foundation Fellows! Another outstanding group of judges and lawyers will be honored during the 16th Annual Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner on April 24, which will include a celebration of the Bar Foundation’s 25th Anniversary. The Dinner/Celebration will […]
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