Bowles Rice

Bowles Rice was founded in Charleston, West Virginia in 1920. A century later, we have grown to a full-service firm with nearly 120 lawyers working in seven strategically located regional offices. We are committed to quality and professionalism in all that we do. U.S. News & World Report, in its 2020 Best Law Firms publication, ranks Bowles Rice as “First Tier” in 50 different areas of law in West Virginia. Chambers and Partners, a well-respected global peer-ranking organization, lists Bowles Rice among its “Top Ranked” law firms, and noted in the 2019 edition of Chambers USA, “Happy clients highlight their satisfaction with the team, saying ‘This is the best firm I have ever dealt with.’” Benchmark Litigation, which publishes a definitive guide to America’s leading litigation firms and attorneys, recognized Bowles Rice as its “West Virginia Law Firm of the Year” for 2017, 2018 and 2019.

Office Locations

  • Charleston, WV
  • Parkersburg, WV
  • Martinsburg, WV
  • Morgantown, WV
  • Southpointe, PA
  • Winchester, VA


Charleston, West Virginia
Phone 304.347.1110
Charleston, West Virginia
Phone 304.347.1701
Charleston, West Virginia
Phone 304.347.1768
Morgantown, West Virginia
Phone 304.285.2522
Parkersburg, West Virginia
Phone 304.420.5501
Charleston, West Virginia
Phone 304.347.2115
Charleston, West Virginia
Phone 304.347.1137
Morgantown, West Virginia
Phone 304.285.2524