CHARLESTON -– The law firm of Bailey & Wyant has announced the addition of Dan LeMasters and Betsy Stewart as their newest associates in their Charleston office.
LeMasters attended West Virginia University where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Interdepartmental Studies. In 2009, Dan graduated with a Masters Degree in Secondary Education and was an active member in the honors society Phi Beta Kappa.
He received his Juris Doctorate from the West Virginia University College of Law in 2012. While attending law school, he was awarded Order of the Barrister and was the Lugar Cup Champion his third year and first runner-up his second year.
As an associate at Bailey & Wyant, LeMasters will be focusing his practice in the area of general civil litigation.
Stewart received her undergraduate degree in History in 2008 from West Virginia University and was an active member of Phi Alpha Theta National History Honor Society. As an undergraduate, she gained experience while studying abroad at the Lingnan University in Hong Kong.
In 2012, she graduated from the Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law. While in law school, Stewart was Vice President and Public Relations Chair of the Association of Women Law Students. Additionally, she participated in Mercer University's Public Interest Practicum and interned at the Houston County Public Defender's Office in Perry, Georgia. In the summer of 2010 and 2011, she worked as a law clerk at the Charleston office of Bailey & Wyant.
As an associate at Bailey & Wyant, Stewart will be practicing in general civil litigation with an emphasis in education, civil rights as well as labor and employment law.
Bailey & Wyant is a full-service law firm with offices in Charleston and Wheeling. For more information, visit www.baileywyant.com.