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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Bar Brief-116-Special Fellows Dinner

SPECIAL FELLOWS DINNER SPECIAL FELLOWS DINNER The WV Bar Foundation Board of Directors has made special plans for the 16th Annual Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner on April 24 to include a celebration of the Bar Foundation’s 25th Anniversary in 2014. The outstanding event at the Marriott Hotel in Charleston, beginning at 6:00 PM, will include […]
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Bar Brief-115-Bar Foundation Fellows

BARFOUNDATION FELLOWS BAR FOUNDATION FELLOWS The WV Bar Foundation Board of Directors is very pleased to announce the outstanding members of the 16th class of Bar Foundation Fellows. The criteria for the Fellows is “those judges and lawyers whose professional, public and private careers have demonstrated outstanding dedication to the welfare of their communities and honorable service […]
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Bar Brief-114-25th ANNIVERSARY

                                                           25TH ANNIVERSARY25TH ANNIVERSARY During 2014, the West Virginia Bar Foundation will be celebrating its 25th anniversary! Incorporated as a non-profit charitable organization on December 30, 1988, the initial       incorporators were Kemp Morton of Huntington and Jim MacCallum, who was practicing law in Madison. The first President was Bob Steptoe of Bridgeport. These three excellent lawyers […]
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Bar Brief-113-Child Advocacy Grant

CHILD ADVOCACY GRANT The Bar Foundation Board of Directors, a diverse group of fifteen judges and lawyers, has awarded a grant to the Logan County Child Advocacy Center to provide forensic interviews for child abuse and neglect victims. Pictured above at the Center’s office in Logan are its Executive Director, Beth Cook, and the Bar Foundation’s President, Harry […]
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Bar Brief-112-Donations=Grants

DONATIONS = GRANTS DONATIONS=GRANTS The tax deductible donations which are made to the WV Bar Foundation each year enable the Board of Directors to make valuable grants to worthwhile charitable organizations in West Virginia to improve the administration of justice and the provision of legal services to our citizens. Since 2008, more than $200,000 has […]
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Bar Brief 111-Legal Clinics

STUDENT LEGAL CLINICS U.S. District Court Judge Irene Keeley, pictured above in the middle, was the honoree during the most successful Lunch and Laughs with a Legal Legend event held by the Bar Foundation in September. The net proceeds from the Lunch are equally divided between the honoree’s favorite charitable activity and for Bar Foundation […]
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Bar Brief-110-Scholarship

PUBLIC SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP The WV Bar Foundation’s Board of Directors is very pleased to announce the recipient of its annual Public Service Scholarship–Stephanie Mascella, a second year student at the WVU College of Law. The scholarship is paid from contributions/donations made to the Bar Foundation and provides tuition and fees for the entire academic year. […]
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Bar Brief-109-Honor

KEN GRAY HONORED The WV Bar Foundation congratulates Ken Gray, a Board of Directors member and Bar Foundation Fellow, for having a national award named in his honor. Ken, pictured above, has served for more than 16 years as the Vice President of Student Affairs at West Virginia University, where he received his law degree, […]
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