"Letitia Chafin represents the best of West Virginia. Hard working, brilliant, a great mom, a fantastic lawyer for justice, Tish Chafin also knows what it means to have to make a payroll, run a business and survive a rough economy.
Tish's successful work in a small firm is proof that she knows not only the the issues facing all West Virginians but that she knows how to be a leader in a tough environment."
Charleston Gazette endorses Chafin for Supreme Court
Charleston Gazette A long stretch of West Virginia’s future hinges on one portion of the Nov. 6 election ballot, which will fill two 12-year terms on the state Supreme Court. The winners will help set Mountain State legal precedents affecting all aspects of life. We think the two Democratic nominees — incumbent Justice Robin Davis [...]
2012 Candidates’ Corner: Tish Chafin
Beckley Register-Herald Adding an intermediate appellate court is often discussed/debated in West Virginia. What do you consider some of the pros and cons of an intermediate appellate court? Chafin: I think a pro of an intermediate appellate court is that I think that there’s a sense from some litigants to come before the court that [...]
Letitia “Tish” Chafin: Transparency would restore public confidence
The Herald-Dispatch Public confidence in the judicial independence of the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia came into question in 2008 when email messages sent from a then-sitting Supreme Court justice to a litigant were not disclosed under our state’s Freedom of Information Act. The Associated Press had requested that the Supreme Court’s administrative [...]