Thomas J. Murray


During his career, Thomas has built a substantial practice in the areas of banking and securities law, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate law. He has been named in Best Lawyers for his work in banking law since 1995 and for corporate law and securities law. He is also listed in Chambers USA: Guide to America's Leading Business Lawyers and in the publication West Virginia Super Lawyers.


  • Washington and Lee University School of Law  (J.D., cum laude, 1976)
  • Washington and Lee University  (1973)

Bar Admissions

  • West Virginia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia


  • United Way of the River Cities
    • Board of Directors
    • Executive Officer
  • Marshall University Artist Series


  • West Virginia Super Lawyers® 
    • Mergers & Acquisitions (2021)
  • Best Lawyers®
    • "Lawyer of the Year" in Charleston for Financial Services Regulation Law (2012)
    • Banking & Finance Law (2021-2024)
    • Corporate Law (2021-2024)
    • Financial Services Regulation Law (2021-2024)
    • Mergers & Acquisitions Law (2021-2024) 
    • Securities/Capital Markets (2021-2024)
    • Securities Regulation (2021-2024)
  • Chambers USA®: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Corporate/Commercial