Charity K. Lawrence
Charleston, WV
office 304.720.4056
mobile 304.382.2223
  • Overview
  • Services
  • Distinctions
  • Admissions
  • Memberships
  • Publications & Presentations
  • Community Involvement
  • Resources
  • Results

Ms. Lawrence's primary areas of practice are insurance coverage and bad faith, general litigation, insurance law, and personal injury litigation.


  • Marshall University, B.A., Journalism, summa cum laude, 2004
  • West Virginia University College of Law, J.D., 2007
  • University of Virginia National Trial Advocacy College, 2012


  • Assisting in general litigation matters, including pleadings, discovery and trial preparation
  • Representing clients in insurance defense and personal injury litigation
Insurance Insurance Coverage & Bad Faith Litigation Medical Monitoring Toxic Tort Litigation


  • Order of the Barristers
  • Member, National Moot Court Team, 2006-2007
  • Winner, Best Oral Advocate, 2006 Baker Cup Competition
  • Member, Region IV Champion Team, National Moot Court


  • West Virginia State Bar
  • Virginia State Bar
  • United States District Courts for the Southern and Northern Districts of West Virginia
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit


  • Publications Vice Chair, DRI Lawyers’ Professionalism and Ethics Committee
  • Chair, Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia Insurance Law Committee

Publications & Presentations

  • Co-author, West Virginia Chapter, Misrepresentation in the Life, Health, and Disability Insurance Application Process: A National Survey, Second Edition, 2015

Community Involvement

  • The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation Scholarship Committee
The 2016 WV Legislative Session and Your Business Attorneys’ Fees and Prosecuting Bad Faith/UTPA Cases ABA Amends Model Rules of Professional Conduct to Address Changes Brought by Technology and Globaliz Insuring Your Growing Assets in the Appalachian Shale Plays Plaintiff Dismisses Spilman Client