Members Area


Membership Services


Aside from the obvious networking benefits of attending DTCWV functions and use of the DTCWV staff for selected communications to membership, we offer many benefits for the defense attorney and paralegal.


An electronic Newsletter is produced quarterly to provide members more insight into the activities of the organization, membership activities, CLE opportunities, firm updates, events, industry news and any other news of interest to our members. 

Expert Witness Search

Our Expert Witness Search allows DTCWV members to  poll membership and the DRI expert database for cross-information on expert witnesses via e-mail.

Verdicts, Rulings, Opinions
Opportunity to upload any verdicts, ruling and opinions to the DTCWV website and share with membership.




Substantive Law Committees

Membership in DTCWV allows involvement and sharing of information from the various Substantive Committees.  These Committees are:


Committee contacts and email addresses can be found on our website's Substantive Law Committee Page.

Other Benefits or Activities


DRI Membership

The Defense Research Institute (DRI) membership is available through membership in DTCWV.  First year membership in DRI is free if you are a DTCWV member and a first-time member of DRI.  We encourage our membership to become members of DRI.   Visit their website for more information at


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Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia
P. O. Box 527, Charleston, WV 25322-0527
304-552-7794, 304-344-4711 fax