Profile

Cover photo
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC
21,782 views
AboutPostsPhotosVideos

Stream

 
We are pleased to announce 21 West Virginia-based Spilman attorneys have been recognized by Super Lawyers. Congratulations! http://ow.ly/Loa9r
Charleston, W.Va. – Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC announced that 21 of the firm's West Virginia-based attorneys were recognized by Super Lawyers for 2015. This number represents a remarkably high proportion of Spilman honorees when compared to the overall percentage of lawyers recognized within ...
1
Add a comment...
 
We are proud to sponsor the Southwest Virginia Life Science Forum - bringing academic, industry and nonprofit technology organizations together. Hope to see you there later today! http://ow.ly/Li0we
1
Add a comment...
 
We are pleased to be a part of West Virginia State University's Student Professional Day. And, we look forward to our own Kate Sturdivant Gibson's presentation! http://ow.ly/L4E5S
1
Add a comment...
 
Did you miss our WV Employment Law Changes webinar? Not to worry. You can access it here. #SpilmanSV http://ow.ly/KYrh5
Several bills affecting employers in West Virginia were brought before the 2015 Legislature, including bills relating to discrimination, prevailing wage, wage payment issues and more. Which ones passed, and how will they affect you? Our attorneys have closely monitored these bills and are ready ...
1
Add a comment...
 
Congratulations to Managing Member Michael Basile for his election as Chair of the Charleston Area Alliance Board of Directors! http://ow.ly/KSxEg
Charleston, W.Va. — The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that Managing Member Michael J. Basile recently was elected Chair of the Charleston Area Alliance Board of Directors. “I have big shoes to fill following Chairmen Jack Rossi and Pat Bond as our recent leaders, ...
1
Add a comment...
 
Congratulations to our own John Allevato for his installation as State Chair of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel! http://ow.ly/KPoow
Charleston, W.Va. — The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC (Spilman) announced that Member attorney John F. Allevato recently was installed as the West Virginia State Chair of The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) at its annual meeting in Florida.
1
Add a comment...
 
Looking forward to presentations by our own Alyesha Asghar Dotson and Kate Sturdivant Gibson at the Fundamentals of Employment Law conference today! #SpilmanSV
1
Add a comment...
 
What are the best practices from onboarding to offboarding for HR professionals? Join us in Pittsburgh for our next SuperVision symposium to find out. #SpilmanSV http://ow.ly/Lo08E
1
Add a comment...
 
West Virginia amends Wage Payment Act to ease burdens on employers. #SpilmanSV http://ow.ly/L52em
The West Virginia Legislature has brought West Virginia more in line with its neighbors in regulating how employers must pay former employees upon the employee's departure. Historically, West Virginia has imposed different standards for providing an employee his or her final pay depending on ...
1
Add a comment...
 
An update on the WV AST Act, Utica Shale production is up, a possible reduction in global GHG emissions, chemical industry exports fairing well, and state lands reveal Utica Shale success. Read up on these items now with this issue of The Shale Play Today. #natgas http://ow.ly/L1Fok
Even before the June 6, 2014 effective date of the Aboveground Storage Tank Act (the "AST Act" or "Act"), W. Va. Code §§ 22-30-1 et seq., representatives of the industries most impacted by the expansive and detailed AST Act had been working to educate the public, regulators and legislators about ...
1
Add a comment...
 
Did you catch our webinar on the WV Aboveground Storage Tank Act? Here it is again to fill you in on the details. http://ow.ly/KSQc7
Spilman Thomas & Battle attorneys have been following developments and changes in the Aboveground Storage Tank Act since it was first introduced in the West Virginia Legislature in 2014. The 2015 Regular Session saw a lot of back-and-forth on amendments to the Act. Where has it ended up and how ...
1
Add a comment...
 
U.S. Supreme Court revives Pregnancy Discrimination Act claim. Read the important details now. #SpilmanSV http://ow.ly/KSvHV
On March 25, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling overturning a lower court's decision dismissing a woman's Pregnancy Discrimination Act (“PDA”) case and remanded the case for further proceedings. By overturning the Fourth Circuit's decision to reject that UPS driver's pregnancy ...
1
Add a comment...
Story
Introduction

Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC is a full-service law firm with more than 140 attorneys. Founded in 1864, Spilman has offices in Charleston, Morgantown and Wheeling, West Virginia; Harrisburg and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Winston-Salem, North Carolina; and Roanoke, Virginia.

As one of the region's largest law firms, we have clients that include Fortune 500™ companies with thousands of employees and family-owned businesses that are just around the corner. Our attorneys and staff have been carefully trained to serve as an extension of your management team – to work with you as one to prevent problems before they occur and to guide you carefully and efficiently through the legal process. 

Our commitment to excellence has been a tradition for nearly 150 years, and today that commitment is coupled with our passion for delivering value. Excellence. Value. It's how you Get There!
 
 
 
 
DISCLAIMER
This page is to be considered for informational use only, and not to be construed as legal advice. Your use of material or information on this page does not constitute or create an attorney-client relationship between you and Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC or any attorney associated with the firm. This page is maintained with the understanding that no posters on this page are rendering legal or other professional advice on specific facts or matters and, accordingly, assume no liability whatsoever in connection with its use. This page should not be used as a substitute for competent legal advice from a licensed professional attorney in your state or jurisdiction.
Contact Information
Contact info
Phone
800.967.8251