The West Virginia Public Defender Services is offering a series of presentations around the state on its Online Voucher System. These seminars will consist of a morning session of voucher training and an afternoon session of Ethics CLE. The details are: Lewisburg on March 11, 2014, at The State Fair of West Virginia’s WV Room; Clarksburg on March 13, 2014, at the Hilton Garden Inn Clarksburg; and Wheeling on March 18, 2014, at the West Virginia Northern Community College. Each seminar will begin at 10:00 a.m., and end at 3:00 p.m. The seminars themselves are free to panel counsel. For details, please visit the Public Defender Services website at http://www.pds.wv.gov/
Tax Credits Available
Please support the West Virginia Fund for Law in the Public Interest. Your donation funds fellowships for WVU College of Law students who work in public interest jobs, serving the poorest West Virginians. We are seeking donors who are willing to donate $500 or more to the WV Fund. A donation of $500 or more will qualify you for a 50% state tax credit that we have received and can issue from the WV Neighborhood Investment Program. The Fund received a large amount of tax credits this year and we have still have some remaining. We will issue them on a first come, first served basis. We need to issue our remaining credits by March 15th so time is of the essence. If you are able to donate, please remit your donation to the WV Fund for Law in the Public Interest, c/o Renee Wolf, WVU College of Law, P.O. Box 6130, Morgantown, WV 26506 as soon as possible. Thank you!
February 27, 2014
Use of Life Insurance in Estate Planning / Business Transition Planning
Location: WVU Erickson Alumni Center – Morgantown, WV
Host: North Central West Virginia Estate Planning Council
Host: WV State Bar
This event has been approved for 6 hours of MCLE including 3 hours of ethics/law office technology. Details coming soon.
May 15, 2014
Finance and Estate Planning Seminar
Location:Edgewood Country Club – Charleston, WV
Host: WV State Bar Probate Law Committee & WV Bankers Association
May 16, 2014
Mountain State Bar Annual MCLE
Location: Big Sandy Superstore Arena – Huntington, WV
The Mountain State Bar Association has a great line up of speakers offering a total of six (6) MCLE hours including two (2) ethic hours. Contact Attorney Dwight Staples for information 304-523-5732. Click here for the event brochure
June 17-18, 2014– UPDATED!
Basic Mediation Training
*There will be no Basic Mediation training in 2015.