Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner

With the COVID-19 pandemic and the daily announcements of recommendations and restrictions relating to meetings, gatherings, social contacts and personal interactions, the Bar Foundation leadership is in the process of determining a new date for the 2020 Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner. The 22nd annual event had been set for Thursday, April 23, at the Charleston […]
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Lunch and Laughs Honoree-Ken Gray

LUNCH AND LAUGHS HONOREE-KEN GRAY The WV Bar Foundation’s Board of Directors is very pleased to invite members of the judiciary, the legal profession and the general public to attend the 9th Lunch and Laughs With A Legal Legend on Friday, September 13, 2019, at the Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown, beginning at 11:30 AM, […]
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Lawyer Leadership Institute-May 10-12, 2019

      The 8th Lawyer Leadership Institute, sponsored by Antero Resources, is set for May 10-12, 2019, at Stonewall Resort near Weston. The Institute is a weekend session to provide newer lawyers with specific education and professional training that will enable them to become leaders in the legal profession, in their communities and in the State. […]
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Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner

The WV Bar Foundation Board of Directors, consisting of three judges and twelve lawyers from all parts of the state and all types of law practice, announces the 21st class of Bar Foundation Fellows! The criteria for Bar Foundation Fellows is those judges and lawyers whose professional, public and private careers have demonstrated outstanding dedication […]
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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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Don’t Miss It!

DON’T MISS IT!        You don’t want to miss the 8th Lunch and Laughs With A Legal Legend on Friday, September 7, 2018, at the Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown, beginning at 11:30 AM, where the honored guest will be WV Supreme Court Senior Status Justice and WVU College of Law Adjunct Lecturer Larry Starcher, who is pictured […]
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Lawyer Leadership Institute

LAWYER LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE The seventh annual leadership training program for the next generation of lawyer leaders in West Virginia—the Lawyer Leadership Institute—is set for this coming weekend, May 18-20, at Stonewall Resort near Weston. This year’s Institute Sponsor is Antero Resources Corporation. The Institute’s objective is to provide newer lawyers with specific education and professional […]
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2018 Bar Foundation Fellows

2018 BAR FOUNDATION FELLOWS The WV Bar Foundation Board of Directors, consisting of two judges and thirteen lawyers from all parts of the state and all types of law practice, announces the 20th class of Bar Foundation Fellows! The criteria for Bar Foundation Fellows is those judges and lawyers whose professional, public and private careers […]
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A Good Time For A Good Cause!

The 7th Lunch and Laughs With a Legal Legend was held on Friday, September 15, in Morgantown with the honoree being WVU Provost and former WVU College of Law Dean Joyce McConnell. Before a set crowd of more than 125 people, Federal Court Judge Irene Keeley, serving as Master of Ceremonies, introduced WV Bar Foundation […]
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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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