The West Virginia Bar Association

1111 6th Avenue
P.O. Box 2162
Huntington, WV 25722
Telephone: (304) 522-2652
Fax: (304) 522-2795
Web: http://www.wvbarassociation.org

Overview

Established: 1886
Total Number of Members: 1,163
Out of State Members: 85
Membership is: Voluntary

Bar Profile:
To advance the science of jurisprudence; To promote reform in the law; To facilitate the administration of justice; To uphold integrity, honor, and courtesy in the legal profession; To encourage liberal education; and to cultivate cordial intercourse among the members of the bar.

ANNUAL MEETING
120th Annual Meeting of the West Virginia Bar Association
September 21 - September 23
The Homestead, Hot Springs, IA

Current Officers & Leadership

President
Richard A. Pill
P.O. Box 1938
Martinsburg, WV 26554
Phone: 304-263-4971
Fax: 304-267-5840
Email: Pillrpill@earthlink.net

President-Elect
Robert M. Steptoe, Jr.
P.O. Box 2190
Clarksburg, WV 26302
Phone: 304-624-8142
Fax: 304-624-8183
Email: steptoerm@steptoejohnson.com

Executive Director
Pryce M. Haynes II
1111 6th Ave., P.O. Box 2162
Huntington, WV 25722
Phone: 304-522-2652
Fax: 304-522-2795
Email: director@wvbarassociation.org

Sections

YOUNG LAWYER DIVISION
Dues are waived during first year - To invite young lawyers to become active participants of the WVBA.
Chair: Anders W. Lindberg
P.O. Box 2195
Huntington, WV 25722
Phone: (304) 526-8096
Fax: (304) 526-8089
Email: lindberga@steptoe-johnson.com
Dues: $65
Membership: 274

MEMBER DIVISION
Chair: Richard A. Pill
PO Box 1938
Martinsburg, WV 26554
Phone: (304) 263-4971
Fax: (304) 267-5840
Email: Pillrpill@earthlink.net
Dues: $140
Membership: 545

REAL ESTATE DIVISION
Entitles Real Estate lawyers a CLE sponsored exclusively for their benefit.
Chair: Mark J. Slotnick
P.O. Box 3710
Charleston, WV 25337
Phone: (304) 345-4222
Fax: (304) 343-3133
Dues: $145 + $100
Membership: 60

SENIOR LAW DIVISION
Entitles those 55+ years to participate in programs designed exclusively for them.
Chair: James W. St. Clair
630 1/2 Seventh Avenue
Huntington, WV 25701
Phone: (304) 525-5910
Fax: (304) 529-3043
Email: jwstclair@hotmail.com
Dues: $15
Membership: 69

STUDENT LAWYER DIVISION
To encourage participation in WVBA of full time students at the WVU College of Law.
Dues: $0
Membership: 59

ASSOCIATE MEMBER DIVISION
Entitles individuals other than legal professionals, to participate in the WVBA.
Dues: $275
Membership: 4

LEGAL ASSISTANT ASSOCIATE DIVISION
Encourages Legal Assistants to participate in WVBA and to earn CLE credits.
Chair: Rhonda Swartz
300 Virginia St., E., Room 4000
Charleston, WV 25301
Dues: $40
Membership: 24

LEGAL NURSE CONSULTANT DIVISION
Encourages Legal Nurse Consultants to participate in WVBA and to receive CLE credits.
Chair: Michelle Winters
105 Jamestown Rd.
Nitro, WV 25143
Phone: (304) 755-0022
Email: mwinters@adelphia.net
Dues: $40
Membership: 43