MARTINSBURG -- Managing partner Thomas A. Heywood has announced that Julie R. Shank has joined the law firm of Bowles Rice McDavid Graff & Love LLP as an associate in the firm's Martinsburg office.
She is a member of the firm's litigation department.
Shank joins Bowles Rice after serving two years as a law clerk to the Honorable Christopher C. Wilkes, 23rd Judicial Circuit, Berkeley County.
She received her bachelor of arts degree, magna cum laude, from Seton Hall University and her law degree from West Virginia University College of Law, where she was associate editor of the West Virginia Law Review.
Bowles Rice is a regional law firm with 120 attorneys and seven offices in Charleston, Martinsburg, Morgantown and Parkersburg in West Virginia; Lexington, Ky.; and Winchester, Va.