Betsy Griffith
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Betsy Griffith

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Biography

Betsy Griffith is a native of West Virginia and has been practicing primarily in the area of Family Law since 2007. She has extensive trial experience, arguing before the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia and conducting numerous jury and bench trials. Mrs. Griffith and her husband reside in Pennsylvania with their 2 children and rescue animals.

Education

  • West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • J.D. - 2006
    • Honors: Moot Court Team
  • West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • B.S. - 2001
    • Honors: summa cum laude
    • Honors: Moot Court Team
    • Major: Economics

Admitted to Practice

  • West Virginia, 2006
  • Pennsylvania, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 2006

Languages

  • English

Professional Associations

  • Ohio County Bar Association, Member, 2015 to Present

Current Employment Position

  • Associate

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Guardian ad litem, Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia, 2015
  • Approved Family Law Mediator, Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia, 2010

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Secretary, Board of Directors, Washington Area Humane Society, 2014 to 2016
  • President, Board of Directors, Harrison County Humane Society, 2011 to 2013

Past Positions

  • Betsy Griffith Attorney at Law, Sole Practitioner, 2007 to 2014
  • Schillace Law Office, Associate Attorney, 2005 to 2007

Practice Areas

  • Family Law 70%
  • Abuse & Neglect 15%
  • Adoption 5%
  • Estate Planning 5%
  • Mediation 5%

Bar Admission

  • West Virginia, 2006
  • Pennsylvania, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 2006