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Benchmark Litigation names Bowles Rice state Firm of the Year

Robert Lawson Mar. 14, 2017, 11:01am

CHARLESTON – Benchmark Litigation, a publisher in the legal niche, has named Bowles Rice its West Virginia Firm of the Year at a recent awards ceremony at Essex House Hotel in New York in February. 

Q&A with 'Wonder Woman' Rocky Goodwin

Robert Lawson Nov. 22, 2016, 9:35am

Attorney and WVU professor Rochelle "Rocky" Goodwin was recently recognized in WV Living Magazine as one of 50 Wonder Women of 2016 and she recently answered questions about her career for West Virginia Record.

West Virginia law professor writes memoir on identity, family history

Robert Lawson Oct. 11, 2016, 8:13am

MORGANTOWN — A West Virginia University law professor has released a book on his family history. 

Marshall has no law school or pre-law major, but does have a pre-law adviser

Robert Lawson Aug. 31, 2016, 12:49pm

HUNTINGTON — Marshall University has no pre-law major curriculum or law school at its campus for college students interested in law, but it does have a pre-law adviser. 

State business leader not impressed with EPA chief being honored

Robert Lawson Jun. 23, 2016, 9:34am

CHARLESTON — Earlier this month EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy was awarded the 2016 Franklin Delano Roosevelt Public Service Award from the Roosevelt Foundation. That honor didn't set well with at least one West Virginia leader who says the agency’s agenda has had devastating financial consequences here.