Morgantown, WV
7000 Hampton Center
Morgantown, WV 26505
T: (304) 285-2509
F: (304) 285-2575
  • Law Clerk for The Honorable Judge K.K. Hall, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit (1987-1988)

J.D., West Virginia University College of Law (1987)

  • Articles Editor, The West Virginia Law Review

M.S., West Virginia University (1979)

B.A., West Virginia University (1972)

  • Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
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Charles C. Wise, III


Charles C. “Chilton” Wise, III focuses his practice on business litigation, intellectual property, trademarks, energy, title insurance claims and construction litigation. He also counsels political subdivisions and small and large companies in general commercial matters.

He has extensive experience in the trademark application process, responding to office actions, maintenance and renewal filings, cancellation and opposition proceedings and trademark infringement actions.

  • West Virginia University College of Law Order of the Coif
  • American Bar Association
  • West Virginia State Bar
  • West Virginia Defense Trial Counsel
  • Citizens Bank (Board of Directors)