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Wheeling Attorney Joins Bowles Rice

June 4, 2015

Bowles Rice is pleased to announce that Wheeling attorney Christopher P. Riley has joined the firm.  Riley will be one of several lawyers in a new Bowles Rice office, slated to open in downtown Wheeling, West Virginia, later this month.

“We are excited that Chris Riley is joining the Bowles Rice team and helping us launch our newest office in Wheeling,” said Tom Heywood, Managing Partner of Bowles Rice.  “We see great opportunities ahead for the Northern Panhandle, and we are confident that Chris’s legal experience, as well as his commitment to his community, will be of immense benefit to our  clients in the Ohio Valley region.”

Mr. Riley has practiced law in Wheeling for nearly 30 years, and has significant experience in oil and natural gas matters, employment law and real estate law.  He also counsels educational institutions, nonprofit organizations and public agencies on a variety of issues, with a focus on employment matters.

Bowles Rice is a regional law firm with more than 140 attorneys assisting local, multi-state and national businesses, as well as individuals.  In addition to the Wheeling office, scheduled to open in mid-June, Bowles Rice offices are located in Charleston, Martinsburg, Morgantown and Parkersburg, West Virginia; Southpointe, Pennsylvania; Lexington, Kentucky and Winchester, Virginia.