The Office of the General Counsel provides timely and accurate legal advice and counsel to the Secretary and the Department, including the responsibility to coordinate all litigation activity through the Board of Risk and Insurance Management, Attorney General’s Office, and to issue legal opinions as needed.
Legislative Affairs Counsel (vacant)
Chief Privacy Officer, Chris Snyder
WV Department of Health and Human Resources
Office of the General Counsel
One Davis Square, Suite 100 East
Charleston, WV 25301
Phone: (304) 558-4972
Fax: (304) 558-7075
FOIA Requests: Pursuant to West
Virginia’s Freedom of Information Act, all persons are, unless otherwise
expressly provided by law, entitled to full and complete information regarding
the affairs of government and the official acts of those who represent them as
public officials and employees. All requests for public records containing
information relating to the conduct of the public’s business, prepared, owned,
and retained by DHHR should be directed to DHHRFOIA@wv.gov.