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September 25, 2018

Eleven lawyers from Robinson & McElwee PLLC were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in ThBest Lawyers in America© 2019. 

The Robinson & McElwee attorneys listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 for Charleston, WV include:

September 25, 2018

Members of the Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia (DTCWV) appointed Mark H. Hayes as Vice President of the organization.  Mr. Hayes, a Member of the Charleston-based law firm of Robinson & McElwee PLLC, will serve his term from the present day until June, 2019.

June 6, 2018
Robinson & McElwee has been named among the leaders in West Virginia business law in the 2018 edition of Chambers USA, with three practice groups recognized and three individual attorneys ranked as prominent practitioners in their fields.
May 22, 2018
Robinson & McElwee PLLC member John C. Palmer IV was presented with the 2018 Defense Attorney of the Year award by the Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia (DTCWV) in recognition of his distinguished service to the legal profession in the Mountain State through his work with DTCWV.
April 4, 2018

The verdict in three-day trial in a collective action brought against a subsidiary of CVS Health Corp, Omnicare Inc., ended with a WV federal jury concluding that Omnicare did not violate the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

August 30, 2017
Eleven lawyers from Robinson & McElwee PLLC were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018. The newly released edition of The Best Lawyers in America© 2018 recognized these attorneys for their work in West Virginia and Ohio.
May 26, 2017

The newly released edition of Chambers USA 2017 recognized four Robinson & McElwee attorneys as leaders in their field for their practices in West Virginia:

February 27, 2017
Robert George, a Princeton University professor and Of Counsel at Robinson & McElwee, was featured in The Wall Street Journal’s Weekend Confidential section...
January 30, 2017

Robinson & McElwee PLLC announced the addition of Craig Beeson as its newest member on Monday.  Mr. Beeson accepted the firm’s invitation to membership after previously serving as an associate at the firm since 2008. 

December 28, 2016

John C. Palmer IV, one of the founding members of Robinson & McElwee PLLC, was featured in an article in The West Virginia Lawyer magazine that shares the story of the Palmer Family and its five generations of West Virginia Lawyers.

August 15, 2016

Nine lawyers from Robinson & McElwee PLLC were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in ThBest Lawyers in America© 2017.  Additionally, Joseph M.

May 27, 2016

The newly released edition of Chambers USA 2016 recognized three Robinson & McElwee attorneys as “Leaders in their Field” for their practices in West Virginia:

  • Kent George, Real Estate (Band 2)
  • Doug McElwee, Real Estate (Band 1)
  • Joe Price, Labor & Employment (Band 1)

Robinson & McElwee was also recognized as a leading firm in four practice categories in West Virginia:

April 5, 2016

Selected from among only five percent of attorneys in the Mountain State, four of Robinson & McElwee’s attorneys were honored with inclusion in the West Virginia 2016 Super Lawyers Magazine.

November 30, 2015

Robinson & McElwee PLLC has donated over $3,000 to sponsor the Kanawha-Charleston Humane Association’s Black Friday Adoption Event.  The donation from attorneys and staff at the firm will sponsor the adoption of all animals to their forever homes on Friday, November 27th

“We are extremely appreciative of the very generous donation from Robinson & McElwee.  Donations such as this one make it possible to save the lives of thousands of animals every year,” said Jessie Schafer, Director of Development at the Kanawha Charleston Humane Association.

September 22, 2015

The Southern Political Report magazine, Summer 2015 edition, has ranked Robinson & McElwee as one of the most influential lobbying firms in the State of West Virginia for “The South’s Top Government Affairs Firms and Lobbyists.”

September 21, 2015

Two attorneys have recently joined Robinson & McElwee PLLC and have passed the West Virginia bar exam.  Robinson & McElwee is excited to welcome John Langley and Thomas Olik to the firm’s Charleston office.  They will be sworn in at the Supreme Court of Appeals on October 14, 2015.

September 2, 2015

Robinson & McElwee PLLC has been recognized in three metropolitan tiers in two cities in the 2016 U.S.

August 17, 2015

Nine lawyers from Robinson & McElwee PLLC were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2016.  The newly released edition of The Best Lawyers in America© 2016 recognized these attorneys for their work in West Virginia and Ohio.

The Robinson & McElwee attorneys listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2016 for Charleston, WV include:

July 7, 2015

Michael A. Kawash, a member at Charleston-based law firm Robinson & McElwee, was recently elected President of the Rotary Club of South Charleston.  The Rotary Club of South Charleston is part of Rotary International, a larger volunteer organization of professional and business leaders who provide humanitarian service, and help to build goodwill and peace in the world.

June 19, 2015

Joseph S. Beeson, a Member of Robinson & McElwee, has been presented with the Defense Lawyer of the Year award by the Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia (DTCWV).  This award is presented to a DTCWV member who has demonstrated ethical, personal and professional conduct consistent with the ideals of the organized defense bar, who has made a significant contribution to its goals and objectives and whose service is truly distinguished.

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