List of famous alumni from West Virginia University College of Law, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from West Virginia University College of Law include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished West Virginia University College of Law alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended West Virginia University College of Law are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from West Virginia University College of Law.
Examples of graduates on this list include John T. Chambers and Don Caruth.This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to West Virginia University College of Law?” and “Which celebrities are West Virginia University College of Law alumni?”
John Thomas Chambers is Chairman of the Board and CEO of Cisco Systems, Inc. ...more
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States of Americasee more on John T. Chambers
Richard "Rick" Thompson is a former Democratic member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, representing the 17th District since 2000. He served as Speaker of the House from January 2007 to June 2013. He earlier served as a Delegate from 1981 through 1983. He unsuccessfully ran for Governor of West Virginia in 2011, coming in second place behind acting Governor Earl Ray Tomblin. Thompson resigned from the House of Delegates in June 2013 after being appointed by Tomblin to serve as West Virginia Secretary of Veterans Assistance. Thompson holds degrees from Marshall University and West Virginia University College of Law. ...more
Birthplace: Louisa, Kentucky, United States of Americasee more on Rick Thompson
Harley O. Staggers, Jr.
Harley Orrin "Buckey" Staggers, Jr. is a Democratic U.S. politician. He graduated from Harvard University and the West Virginia University College of Law, served as an assistant West Virginia Attorney General, served one term in the West Virginia Senate, and served five terms in the United States House of Representatives. ...more
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States of America
Donald T. "Don" Caruth was the minority leader of the West Virginia Senate and a former member of the West Virginia House of Delegates. He represented the 10th district, serving with Jesse O. Guills. His residence was in Athens, West Virginia, a town in Mercer County, where he died from brain cancer 22 days from his 60th birthday. ...more
Age: Died at 60 (1950-2010)
Birthplace: Princeton, West Virginia, United States of Americasee more on Don Caruth