FAYETTE COUNTY, W.Va. — A vacancy has been filled on the 12th Judicial Circuit Court serving Fayette County.

On Friday. Governor Jim Justice appointed Fayetteville attorney Thomas H. Ewing to the post.

Ewing brings years of experience to the position as he has been an attorney with the law firm of Kay, Casto & Chaney, PLLC since 2004 and has been the Managing Member of the firm’s Fayetteville location since it opened in 2015.

He is a graduate of the West Virginia University College of Law after completing his undergraduate degree at Glenville State College with two Bachelors degrees, one in Education and one in History.

Ewing and his wife Mindy reside in Edmond and have four children.