CHARLESTON -- Phyllis H. Carter, F.T. "Tom" Graff Jr. and Anthony G. Halkias from Kanawha County have been named as West Virginia Bar Foundation Fellows.
They were honored recently at a Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner in Charleston.
For 14 years, the Bar Foundation, which is the philanthropic organization for the legal profession, has selected "those lawyers whose professional, public and private careers have demonstrated outstanding dedication to the welfare of their communities and honorable service to the legal profession with the individuals selected reflecting the diverse nature of the legal profession in West Virginia."
This year's class of 16 lawyers and judges joins 239 lawyers and 35 judges, who have been previously selected as Bar Foundation Fellows. There are more than 5,000 judges and lawyers in West Virginia.