Charity K. Lawrence
Counsel
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.

Education

  • 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

Experience

  • 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

Distinctions

  • 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

Admissions

  • 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

Memberships

  • Newsletter Editor, American Bar Association Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section (TIPS) Workers' Compensation and Employer Liability Committee
  • Vice Chair, American Bar Association Workers' Compensation and Employers' Liability General Committee
  • Member Designee, Southeast Region of the National Workers' Compensation Defense Network

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
Unprecedented: COVID-19 Litigation Insights, Volume 2, Issue 12 West Virginia's COVID-19 Jobs Protection Act West Virginia's New Intermediate Appellate Court Fundamentally Changes Workers' Compensation Litigat Unprecedented: COVID-19 Litigation Insights, Volume 2, Issue 7 COVID-19 and Unprecedented: Litigation Insights - Volume 2, Issue 6 West Virginia Insurance Commissioner Bulletin No. 21-01 Provides Guidance for Filing and Handling Wo 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 Order Closing Claim for TTD Benefits Affirmed National Insurance Carrier Wins Motion to Dismiss Plaintiff Dismisses Auto Insurance Provider