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Spilman Corporate & Real Estate Groups Top-Ranked in Chambers USA
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va...

Spilman Helps Secure Important Ruling for United Hospital Center
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<h1><span style="font-size:16px;">Court Decision Important to Health Care Industry in W.Va.</span></h1> <strong>Morgantown, W.Va...

Spilman Honored as Legal FRONTLeader
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<p><strong>Roanoke, Va. -- </strong>Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC was recognized as a Legal FRONTLeader in the <em>Valley Business FRONT</em> FRONTList 2011 for its Community Banking Group.</p> <p>Spilman attorneys saw that community banks needed assistance navigating through new federal regulations...

Spilman Joins Leading Law Firm Network
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<h3><strong>Admitted as Exclusive Lex Mundi Member for W.Va.</strong></h3> <br /> <strong>Charleston, W.Va.</strong> — Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) was recently selected by Lex Mundi, the world’s leading network of independent law firms, as its exclusive member for the state of West Virginia...

62 Spilman Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers 2017
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va. – </strong>Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that 62 of the firm’s attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in <em>The Best Lawyers in America</em> 2017 directory of leading attorneys.<br />  <br /> <em>The Best Lawyers in America</em>, published by Woodward White, Inc...

COBRA Subsidy Extended
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<p><strong>COBRA Subsidy Extended in Defense Appropriations Act of 2010</strong></p> <p>As we reported last spring, one of the more significant items for employers in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Bill of 2009 (ARRA) was a temporary federal subsidy of COBRA premiums that employees pay to continue their health care coverage after they lose their jobs...

COBRA Subsidy Extended Again
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<p><strong>COBRA Subsidy Extended in Temporary Extension Act of 2010</strong></p> <p>As we previously reported, one of the more significant items for employers in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Bill of 2009 (ARRA) was a temporary federal subsidy of COBRA premiums that employees pay to continue their health care coverage after they lose their jobs...

Corporate Compensation and Benefits Attorney Joins Spilman's Pittsburgh Office
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Pittsburgh</strong> — Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that attorney <a href="~/Attorneys/A-C/Cullen,-William-T">William T. Cullen</a> has joined the law firm’s <a href="~/Locations/Pittsburgh">Pittsburgh</a> office as Counsel...

Jane Cline Receives Prestigious Insurance Industry Award
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va.</strong> —Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that Director of Public Policy <a href="~/Attorneys/A-C/Cline,-Jane-L">Jane L. Cline</a> recently received The Shannon Award, the Independent Insurance Agents of West Virginia’s highest honor...

John Teare in Major Feature Article for Charleston Gazette
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<p><strong>JOHN TEARE IN MAJOR FEATURE ARTICLE FOR CHARLESTON GAZETTE</strong></p> <p><strong>'I miss the action' Ex-cop wears lawman label in a different way</strong></p> <p>By Sandy Wells, Charleston Gazette</p> <p>These days, he wears a dark suit appropriate for his position with a prestigious downtown firm...

KPS Co-Founder and Managing Partner Michael Psaros to Keynote Spilman SuperVision Symposium
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Pittsburgh</strong> — Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that Michael Psaros, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of KPS Capital Partners, LP, will deliver the keynote address at its 2014 SuperVision<sup>TM</sup> symposium Monday, May 5 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh.<br /> <br /> Psaros is also a member of the KPS Investment Committee...

Fracking Ban Overturned: Court Strikes Down Morgantown's Ordinance
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Morgantown, W.Va.</strong> — The Circuit Court of Monongalia County, W.Va. entered summary judgment Friday overturning the City of Morgantown’s recently enacted ordinance banning horizontal drilling and fracking in and around the city. This type of ordinance is frequently referred to as a <strong>fracking ban</strong>...

Iskra Re-Elected to Management Committee
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<div class="headline"> <p><font size="5"><strong>SPILMAN THOMAS & BATTLE ANNOUNCES ELECTION OF MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE MEMBER</strong></font></p> </div> <p> </p> <div class="headline"> <p><font size="5">Charleston, W. Va...

Counsel Joins Growing Morgantown Office
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Counsel Joins Growing Morgantown Office</strong><br /> <br /> <p>Morgantown, W.Va. – Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC is pleased to announce that Kelly J. Kimble has joined the firm as Counsel in the growing litigation practice.</p> <p>She received her B.F.A. in 1992 from West Virginia University. She received her J.D...

Ferretti Reelected to Spilman Management Committee
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va.</strong> — The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that David P. Ferretti was reelected to a two-year term on Spilman’s Management Committee, continuing his service as Member in Charge of Lawyer Administration...

Spilman Adds Depth to Corporate & Business Services
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Morgantown, W.Va. — </strong>Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) is pleased to announce attorney <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw.com/attorneys/d-h/patrick-r-esposito,-ii">Patrick R...

Spilman Adds Depth to Labor & Employment Law Practice
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va. — </strong>Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) is pleased to announce that attorney <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw.com/attorneys/d-h/john-b-hardison">John B. Hardison</a> has joined the firm. His primary area of practice is <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw...

Spilman Adds Depth to Litigation Practice
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va. — </strong>Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) is pleased to announce that attorney <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw.com/attorneys/r-z/david-l-shuman,-jr">David L. Shuman, Jr.</a>, has joined the firm. His primary area of practice is <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw...

Spilman Adds Depth to Litigation Services
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Winston-Salem, N.C. — </strong>Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) is pleased to announce that attorney Milind K. Dongre has joined the firm as an associate...

Spilman Adds Depth to Private Client Services
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va. — </strong>Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) is pleased to announce attorney Staci N. Criswell has joined the firm as Counsel, adding significant depth to the firm’s robust Private Client Services Industry Group. Her practice will focus on estate planning, trust and estate administration, and litigation in these areas...

Spilman Adds Depth to Roanoke Office
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Roanoke, Va. — </strong>Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC is pleased to announce that attorney <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw.com/attorneys/d-h/bryce-j-hunter">Bryce J. Hunter</a> has joined the firm...

Spilman Adds Depth to Winston-Salem Litigation Team
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Winston-Salem, N.C. — </strong>Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC  is pleased to announce that attorney <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw.com/attorneys/d-h/m-rebecca-hendrix">M. Rebecca Hendrix</a> has joined the firm. Her primary area of practice is litigation with an emphasis on collections, workouts and construction matters...

Post-Cuomo: The Floodgates Have Not Opened and Watters Still Predominates
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<p><strong>Post-Cuomo: The Floodgates Have Not Opened and Watters Still Predominates</strong></p> <p>by: Nicholas P. Mooney II and Angela L. Beblo, Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC</p> <p>On June 29, 2009, the United States Supreme Court issued its decision in Cuomo v...

Prominent Corporate Lawyer Joins Spilman
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Roanoke, Va. </strong>— The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC announced today that <a href="~/Attorneys/R-Z/Wellons,-Hugh-B">Hugh B. Wellons</a> joined its <a href="~/Locations/Roanoke">Roanoke, Va.</a> office as a member in the corporate department...

Military-Related FMLA Leave Expanded Further
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<p><strong>Military-Related FMLA Leave Expanded Further</strong></p> <p>The 2010 National Defense Authorization Act (H.R. 2647) contains what could be termed a "stealth" expansion of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)...

New Member Strengthens Spilman’s Regionally Recognized Environmental Law Practice
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va.</strong> — The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that environmental attorney <a href="~/attorneys/r-z/yaussy,-david-l">David L. Yaussy</a> joined the firm as Member...

North Carolina SuperVision Symposium Helps Businesses Prepare for What’s Next
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Winston-Salem, N.C.</strong> — Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that approximately 70 business leaders from the Mid-Atlantic region gathered today for the law firm’s North Carolina SuperVision™ symposium, which focused on helping businesses prepare for what’s next in employment challenges...

Roanoke Office Expands
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Roanoke, Va.</strong> —</span><span style="font-size: 10pt;"> </span>The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle announced today that James F. McKell, Jr. joined the Roanoke office as an associate...

Spilman Adds Talent to Two W.Va. Offices
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va.</strong> —Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that five new team members have joined the law firm, adding depth to its litigation, corporate, and labor and employment law services.<br /> <br /> <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw.com/attorneys/a-c/lara-r-brandfass">Lara R...

Spilman Adds to Winston-Salem Team
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Winston-Salem, N.C. — </strong>Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) is pleased to announce that attorney <a href="~/attorneys/d-h/andrew-j-darcy">Andrew J. Darcy</a> has joined the firm. His primary areas of practice are tax law, estate planning and administration, and corporate law...

Spilman Announces Pittsburgh Hire
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Pittsburgh</strong> —Spilman Thomas & Battle (Spilman) announced that attorney <a href="~/attorneys/a-c/theo-a-collins">Theo Collins</a> has joined the law firm’s Pittsburgh office.<br /> <br /> Collins is a 2015 graduate of Duquesne University’s School of Law where he earned the Justice Michael A. Musmanno, Cyril H...

Spilman Assists Fairmont General Hospital in Sale to Alecto Healthcare Services
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Morgantown, W.Va.</strong> — The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that a team of attorneys recently assisted Fairmont General Hospital in its sale to Alecto Healthcare Services LLC. The sale is expected to be one of many in West Virginia given the current regulatory environment for the health care industry...

Spilman Attorney Atkinson Inducted Into Litigation Counsel of America
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Winston-Salem, N.C. </strong>— The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle (Spilman) announced today that attorney <a href="~/Attorneys/A-C/Atkinson,-Nathan-B">Nathan B. Atkinson</a> was formally inducted into The Litigation Counsel of America™ (LCA) as a Fellow...

Spilman Attorney David R. Croft to Speak at Heckerling Institute
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

Wheeling, WV – <a href="~/Attorneys/A-C/Croft,-David-R">David R...

Spilman Attorney Earns National Award from Risk Management Association
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Winston-Salem, N.C.</strong> — The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that attorney Jessica K. Burr recently won second place nationally in the Risk Management Association’s (RMA) 2014 Article Writing Competition. She also won first prize locally and second prize regionally...

Spilman Attorney Heather Heiskell Jones Named W.Va. Bar Foundation Fellow
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va.</strong> — Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced today that <a href="~/Attorneys/I-Q/Jones,-Heather-Heiskell">Heather Heiskell Jones</a>, Member in the law firm’s <a href="~/Locations/Charleston">Charleston office</a>, was named a West Virginia Bar Foundation Fellow...

Spilman Attorney Leads National Service Project
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<p><strong>Winston-Salem, N.C. –</strong> The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC announced that <a target="_self" href="~/Attorneys/R-Z/Roberts,-Stephanie-U">Stephanie U. Roberts</a>, counsel in the firm’s Winston-Salem office, successfully led the DRI Women in the Law Committee’s annual public service project...

Spilman Attorney Max Wilkinson Honored with 2011 Citizen Soldier Award by the West Virginia State Ba
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va. —</strong> The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle announced today that John C. (Max) Wilkinson, counsel in the firm's Charleston office, was honored by the West Virginia State Bar with the 2011 Citizen Soldier Award for helping bring support to orphans in Afghanistan...

Spilman Attorney Named Lawyer of the Year
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<p><strong>Charleston, W.Va.</strong> - The management team of the law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle announced today that T. Randolph Cox has been named the “Charleston, WV Best Lawyers Government Relations Lawyer of the Year” for 2011. Only a single attorney in each specialty in each community is recognized as such...

Spilman Attorney Named N.C. Legal Elite® for Bankruptcy Law
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

Winston-Salem, N.C. – The law firm of Spilman Thomas & Battle (Spilman) announced today that <a href="~/Attorneys/A-C/Adams,-Rayford-K--Trip-III" target="_blank"><span>Rayford K...

Spilman Attorney Receives Coal Mining Safety Award
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va. — </strong>Spilman Thomas & Battle (Spilman) is pleased to announce that attorney Nicholas S...

Spilman Attorney Recognized by 2016 Virginia Super Lawyers
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Roanoke, Va.</strong> – The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle (Spilman) announced that attorney Carrie M. Harris was selected to the 2016 Virginia Super Lawyers Rising Stars list.<br /> <br /> <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw...

Spilman Attorney Recognized by Super Lawyers
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Winston-Salem, N.C.</strong> – The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that <a href="~/Attorneys/A-C/Atkinson,-Nathan-B">Nathan B. Atkinson</a>, member in the firm’s <a href="~/Locations/Winston-Salem">Winston-Salem</a>, N.C. office, was recently recognized by Super Lawyers®...

Spilman Attorney Sue Seibert Farnsworth Honored at Wheeling YWCA Tribute to Women
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<p><strong>Wheeling, W.Va.</strong> — The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle announced today that attorney Sue Seibert Farnsworth was among six women honored at the Wheeling YWCA’s annual Tribute to Women for outstanding contribution to the community.</p> <p>The Wheeling YWCA has been honoring women in this fashion for more than 20 years...

Spilman Attorneys Named on 2016 NC Super Lawyers Lists
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Winston-Salem, N.C.</strong> – The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle (Spilman) announced that three attorneys were recognized in <em>North Carolina Super Lawyers</em> magazine. Rayford K. “Trip” Adams III was named on the Super Lawyers list, and Erin Jones Adams and R. Scott Adams were named on the publication’s Rising Stars list...

Spilman Attorneys Named to 2017 NC Legal Elite List
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Winston-Salem, N.C.</strong> —Spilman Thomas & Battle (Spilman) announced that four attorneys in the firm’s Triad office recently were named to <em>Business North Carolina</em> magazine’s 2017 Legal Elite list...

Spilman Attorneys Recognized by 2016 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC announced that attorneys <a href="~/attorneys/d-h/edison,-sally-e">Sally E. Edison</a> and <a href="~/attorneys/r-z/schuler,-ronald-w">Ronald W. Schuler</a> have been selected to the 2016 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list, and <a href="~/attorneys/i-q/naum,-barry-a">Barry A...

7 Spilman Attorneys Recognized as “Lawyers of the Year” 2017
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va. – </strong>The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that seven attorneys were named 2017 “Lawyers of the Year” by <em>The</em> <em>Best Lawyers in America</em>. Only a single attorney is recognized as such for each practice area in each community...

Associate Joins Roanoke Office
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<p><strong>SPILMAN THOMAS & BATTLE, PLLC GROWS ROANOKE OFFICE</strong></p> <p><br /> Roanoke, Va. – The law firm of Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC is pleased to announce Carrie M. Harris has joined the firm. <br /> <br /> Harris is an Associate in the Roanoke office and practices litigation with a focus on consumer finance...

18 W.Va.-based Spilman Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, March 2017
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va.</strong> – Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC announced that 18 of the firm’s West Virginia-based attorneys were recognized by Super Lawyers for 2016. This number represents a remarkably high proportion of Spilman honorees when compared to the overall percentage of lawyers recognized within each state...

 

 


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