Annual Report-July 1, 2016-June 30, 2017

WEST VIRGINIA BAR FOUNDATION ANNUAL REPORT JULY 1-2016-JUNE 30, 2017     Sixth Lunch and Laughs With a Legal Legend-September 9, 2016-Robert M. Steptoe, Jr. as the honoree that have generated more than $57,000 for law student scholarships. Nineteenth Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner-April 26, 2017 Sixteen honorees who join approximately 300 outstanding judges and lawyers […]
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Successful Lawyer Leadership Institute

SUCCESSFUL LAWYER LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE       The Bar Foundation hosted the sixth Lawyer Leadership Institute on May 19-21, at Stonewall Resort in Roanoke, WV. Pictured above is U.S. Magistrate Judge Michael Aloi, on the left, interacting with the younger upcoming lawyer leaders during his presentation to them.       This year’s successful event was sponsored by Antero Resources […]
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Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner

BAR FOUNDATION FELLOWS DINNER           The 19th Annual Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner will be held on Thursday, April 27, 2017, at the Marriott Hotel in Charleston.           The criteria for Bar Foundation 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 to […]
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WV Bar Foundation Grants

        WV BAR FOUNDATION GRANTS       The mission of the WV Bar Foundation is to improve the administration of justice and the provision of legal services for the state’s citizens.       The Bar Foundation Board of Directors focuses on providing grants to worthwhile non-profit entities in order to meet the mission. Since making its first grant […]
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Successful Lunch and Laughs

SUCCESSFUL LUNCH AND LAUGHS        Robert M. “Bob” Steptoe, Jr. the well known and well respected lawyer from Bridgeport, was the honored guest at the 6th Lunch and Laughs With A Legal Legend on September 9, 2016, at the Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown.        The Master of Ceremonies was WVU Provost Joyce McConnell and the “friendly” […]
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Lunch and Laughs-September 9-Robert M. “Bob” Steptoe, Jr.

The three Roasters and the Master of Ceremonies are on board for 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 the honored guest will be well known and well respected attorney, Robert M. “Bob” Steptoe, Jr. The “friendly” […]
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Annual Report-2015-16

WEST VIRGINIA BAR FOUNDATION 2015-16 ANNAL REPORT   Lunch and Laughs With a Legal Legend honoring WVU President Gee—the five annual events have generated more than $50,000 for law student scholarships. Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner where a distinguished group of two judges and twenty lawyers were inducted into membership. Lawyer Leadership Institute with ten diverse […]
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A Judge And Three Lawyers

In just the past two weeks, a Judge and three lawyers have made tax deductible contributions to the WV Bar Foundation’s Justice Fund which makes grants to worthwhile state organizations to improve the administration of justice and the provision of legal services to WV’s men, women and children. These fine philanthropic leaders are: Judge John Bailey-Wheeling […]
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Successful Lunch and Laughs

The 5th Lunch and Laughs With a Legal Legend continued the excellent tradition of having a large crowd of judges, lawyers and community leaders honor a legendary figure in the justice system with humorous stories and anecdotes with the proceeds equally dedicated to a charitable activity and for Bar Foundation grants. WVU President E. Gordon Gee, serving his […]
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Your Generous Contributions-Your Positive Impact

YOUR GENEROUS CONTRIBUTIONS-YOUR POSITIVE IMPACT The WV Bar Foundation Board of Directors, a diverse group of three judges and twelve lawyers from all parts of the state and all types of law practice, wishes to express its sincere appreciation to all Bar Foundation Fellows, Bar Foundation Lifetime Members and all law offices and contributors for […]
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