The West Virginia State Bar is pleased to announce the newly elected BOG & YLS officers. BOARD OF GOVERNORS President Monica N Haddad President-Elect Thomas E. Scarr Vice-President Benjamin M Mishoe YOUNG LAWYERS SECTION Chairperson ERIC M. HAYHURST Vice-Chair ANGELA N. BRUNICARDI-DOSS Secretary ASHTON L. BIAS
In order to protect the health and well-being of court employees, litigants, witnesses. jurors, attorneys, and the general public. a judicial emergency is declared for the day(s) of March 23, 2020, through May 1, 2020, in all fifty-five (55) counties in West Virginia. Pursuant to W. Va. Code §2-2-2(a).
Last week, Fastcase announced the launch of the Fastcase COVID-19 Resources page. This resources hub was created to centralize real-time, relevant information and resources about COVID-19’s impact on our community to arm you with information you need. In addition to Fastcase, Docket Alarm and Law Street Media free legal resources, we wanted to support and highlight […]
WASHINGTON, April 3, 2020 – The American Bar Association’s Task Force on Legal Needs Arising Out of the 2020 Pandemic launched a website today to provide information about resources, changes in benefits and emerging legal issues caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The task force, which includes representatives from the top legal organizations in the country, […]
Per Rule 6.05 (f) of the new State Bar Administrative Rules: A lawyer may obtain one credit hour for every three completed hours of pro bono legal service which satisfies Rule 6.1 of the West Virginia Rules of Professional Conduct and is performed during the reporting period through one or more of the following approved […]