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Alex Shook

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Alex Shook
West Virginia House of Delegates District 44
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Attorney
Alex Shook (b. August 20, 1969) was a Democratic member of the West Virginia House of Delegates. He represented District 44 from 2006-2010.

Shook earned his B.A. in Psychology from West Virginia University in 1991. He went on to receive his M.S. in Industrial and Labor Relations in 1993. He then earned his J.D. from West Virginia University College of Law in 1997.

Shook is a Real Estate Development Partner for Zoey 2, Limited Liability Company. He is also partner of Hamstead, Williams & Shook Professional Limited Liability Company, Attorneys at Law.[1]

Committee assignments

While a member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, Shook served on the following committees:



See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010

Shook did not run for re-election to District 44 in 2010.[2]


Shook has a wife, Alicia.


Shook was arrested on January 27, 2010 on a misdemeanor DUI charge while returning from a local Chamber of Commerce dinner. He pleaded guilty to the charge and was fined. Interestingly, Shook had introduced a bill in the House on January 13, aimed at reducing recidivism of DUI driving offenses for those under the age of 21. It is believed by some reporters that Shook had already decided not to run for re-election.[3][4]

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Political offices
Preceded by
West Virginia House of Representatives District 44
Succeeded by
Anthony P. "Tony" Barill (D)