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PERSONNEL FILE: Jackson Kelly named a top environmental firm

Staff Reports Jun. 9, 2015, 3:06pm

CHARLESTON – The Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources (SEER) of the American Bar Association (ABA) named Jackson Kelly PLLC a Top Ten Firm in its first “Annual Regional Law Firm Recognitions."

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PERSONNEL FILE: Nelson Mullins West Virginia attorneys named Super Lawyers, Rising Stars

Staff Reports Jun. 9, 2015, 3:04pm

HUNTINGTON – Five Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP West Virginia attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2015 West Virginia Super Lawyers and Rising Stars publication.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Dinsmore attorneys named to Super Lawyers list

Staff Reports Jun. 9, 2015, 2:56pm

CHARLESTON – Dinsmore & Shohl announces 33 of its attorneys have been named to the West Virginia Super Lawyers list and the Rising Stars list for 2015.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Tinder named first recipient of national excellence award

Staff Reports Jun. 9, 2015, 2:46pm

CHARLESTON – Thomas R. Tinder, executive director of the West Virginia Bar Foundation, is the recipient of the inaugural National Conference of Bar Foundations Excellence Award.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Riley Jr. joins Bernstein-Burkley's W.Va. office

Staff Reports Jun. 9, 2015, 2:36pm

PITTSBURGH – Arch W. Riley Jr., an accomplished attorney with more than 30 years of experience in commercial bankruptcy law, has joined Bernstein-Burkley, P.C. as a partner in West Virginia, where the firm is expanding its creditors’ rights and bankruptcy and restructuring practice groups.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Jernigan named a W.Va. Bar Foundation Fellow

Staff Reports Jun. 9, 2015, 2:29pm

CHARLESTON – Dinsmore & Shohl’s Henry Jernigan has been named to the West Virginia Bar Foundation Fellows 2015 Class.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Nicholson joins Steptoe & Johnson

Staff Reports Jun. 9, 2015, 2:25pm

CHARLESTON – Steptoe & Johnson is pleased to announce the addition of Roger L. Nicholson to its Energy Transactional Team.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Hurney elected VP of ADTA

Staff Reports May. 26, 2015, 2:36pm

CHARLESTON – Jackson Kelly PLLC attorney Thomas J. Hurney Jr. was elected vice president of the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys (ADTA) at its 74th Annual meeting in Ponte Vedra, Fla., on April 25.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Lawrence named to Nature Conservancy Board of Trustees

Staff Reports May. 26, 2015, 2:29pm

BRIDGEPORT – Steptoe & Johnson PLLC attorney W. Henry “Hank” Lawrence has been named to the Nature Conservancy West Virginia Chapter Board of Trustees.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Schultz elected Assistant Secretary of ADTA

Staff Reports May. 26, 2015, 2:26pm

CHARLESTON – Peggy L. Schultz of Peggy Schultz & Associates LLP in Charleston has been elected to the officer position of Assistant Secretary for the Association of the Defense Trial Attorneys (ADTA) during the 74th ADTA Annual Meeting in Ponte Vedra, Fla.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Love named a Super Lawyer

Staff Reports May. 26, 2015, 2:16pm

CHARLESTON – Attorney Charles M. Love IV has been selected to the 2015 West Virginia Super Lawyers for a sixth time.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Jenkins Fenstermaker attorneys honored

Staff Reports May. 26, 2015, 2:13pm

HUNTINGTON – Jenkins Fenstermaker attorneys Stephen J. Golder, Lee M. Hall, Barbara J. Keefer, Thomas E. Scarr, Robert H. Sweeney and Barry M. Taylor have been selected to the 2015 West Virginia Super Lawyers list.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Cyrus achieves AV Preeminent rating

Staff Reports May. 26, 2015, 2:06pm

CHARLESTON – Shuman McCuskey & Slicer PLLC is proud to announce that Managing Member Dwayne E. Cyrus has achieved the peer-reviewed AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Gallagher, Price named to Super Lawyers list

Staff Reports May. 26, 2015, 1:13pm

CHARLESTON – Two members of Robinson & McElwee PLLC recently were named in the 2015 Super Lawyers Magazine for Virginia and West Virginia.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Hogan elected West Virginia Law Review editor-in-chief

Staff Reports Apr. 28, 2015, 2:48pm

MORGANTOWN — West Virginia University College of Law student Ben Hogan has been selected by his peers to serve as editor-in-chief of the West Virginia Law Review (WVLR) for the 2015-2016 academic year.

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PERSONNEL FILE: New State Bar officers, members announced

Staff Reports Apr. 28, 2015, 2:44pm

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia State Bar is pleased to announce new officers and members of The West Virginia State Bar Board of Governors for 2015-2016.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Fuller selected as Bar Foundation Fellow

Staff Reports Apr. 28, 2015, 2:39pm

MARTINSBURG – Martin & Seibert, L.C. is pleased to announce the West Virginia Bar Foundation Board of Directors has selected Martin & Seibert’s Kay Fuller, Director of Business Development,  as a member of the 17th class of Bar Foundation Fellows.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Whalen receives award for pro bono work

Staff Reports Apr. 28, 2015, 2:36pm

BRIDGEPORT – Steptoe & Johnson attorney Sherri S. Whalen has been awarded the Kaufman Award for Pro Bono Service by the West Virginia State Bar.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Karlin selected as Super Lawyer

Staff Reports Apr. 28, 2015, 2:32pm

MORGANTOWN – Attorney Allan N. Karlin has been selected to the 2015 West Virginia Super Lawyers Top 10 list for the seventh year in a row.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Steptoe & Johnson attorneys named W.Va. Bar Foundation Fellows

Staff Reports Apr. 28, 2015, 2:29pm

BRIDGEPORT – Steptoe & Johnson PLLC attorneys Bryan R. Cokeley and James C. Wright have been named 2015 West Virginia Bar Foundation Fellows.

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