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 general litigation, personal injury litigation, asbestos litigation, products liability litigation, and workers' compensation 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
  • Representing clients in asbestos litigation

Asbestos Litigation Insurance Insurance Coverage & Bad Faith Litigation Medical Monitoring Product Liability Litigation Toxic Tort Litigation Workers' Compensation


  • 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
COVID-19 and Unprecedented: Litigation Insights - Issue 23, 2020 West Virginia Workers’ Compensation COVID-19 Quick Guide Coronavirus and Workers’ Compensation in West Virginia Product Lines - Issue 2, 2018 Product Lines - Issue 1, 2018 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 National Insurance Carrier Wins Motion to Dismiss Plaintiff Dismisses Auto Insurance Provider