Bar Blast – September 4, 2018

September 4, 2018
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The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity 
Law School Mentoring Program
LCLD has developed the Success in Law School Mentoring Program, a comprehensive initiative for first-year law students from diverse backgrounds based on the principles of legal excellence and personal involvement. 

We need 19 mentors for our 2018-2019 Leadership Council for Legal Diversity program.  If you are interested in participating in this program, please contact Ashley Pack at Dinsmore & Shohl at 304-357-9937 or

Keller Notice to State Bar Members
The time schedule which will be followed on Keller issues is available on the Bar’s website.  If any member has a question concerning this matter, contact Anita Casey at The West Virginia State Bar at 304-553-7228 or by e-mail at

Upcoming Events

September 7, 2018 – 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Lunch and Laughs With a Legal Legend
Charity Roast of WV Supreme Court Senior Status Justice and WVU College of Law Adjunct Lecturer Larry Starcher
Host: WV Bar Foundation
Location: Erickson Alumni Center-Morgantown, WV
More Information: CLICK HERE

September 14-15, 2018 – 8:30AM to 5:30 PM
Introductory Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice Training CLE
Host: The Collaborative Practice Training Institute (CPTI),
Location: University of Virginia, Northern Virginia Center, Falls Church, Virginia
CLE: 18.20 credit hours including 2.40 Ethics/Office Mgmt/Substance Abuse/Elimination
If you are interested in collaborative divorce, this training meets the IACP standards for Introductory Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice Training.

September 19, 2018 – 10AM-1PM
Employment Law CLE
Host: The West Virginia State Bar
Location: Steptoe & Johnson PLLC Office – Bridgeport, WV and by Video Conference
CLE: 3 credit hours
Click Here to register to attend via video conference
Click Here to register for live attendance (Live attendance is limited to the first 55 registrants)

October 9 -25, 2018 – 10:30AM – 1:30PM
West Virginia State Bar Regional Meetings
CLE: 3.0 credit hours including 3.0 of ethics
For more information or to register click on the location below.
Event Date
Location Registration Deadline
10/9/2018 Bridgeport, WV 10/3/2018
10/10/2018 Morgantown, WV 10/3/2018
10/11/2018 Wheeling, WV 10/3/2018
10/16/2018 Charleston, WV 10/10/2018
10/17/2018 Huntington, WV 10/10/2018
10/18/2018 Parkersburg, WV 10/10/2018
10/19/2018 Chapmanville, WV 10/10/2018
10/23/2018 Beckley, WV 10/15/2018
10/24/2018 Shepherdstown, WV
*Maximum Capacity 35
10/25/2018 Moorefield, WV 10/15/2018

October 28-30, 2018
69th Annual Meeting of the West Virginia Tax Institute
Host: The West Virginia Tax Institute
Location: Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place -Morgantown, WV
CLE: 16.4 credit hours including 1.0 of ethics
Further information, including registration information, can be found at or by calling Ilena Thomas at 304-624-6555.

November 13, 2018 – 10AM-1PM
Veterans & Military Affairs Annual CLE
Host: The West Virginia State Bar Veterans & Military Affairs Committee
Location: Huntington V.A. Medical Center – Huntington, WV
CLE: 3 credit hours
Registration & Agenda Coming Soon

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