WVC 30 - 38 - 16
§30-38-16. Collection of appraisal fees.
No person engaged in the business of real estate appraising in
this state or acting in the capacity of a real estate appraiser in
this state may bring or maintain any action in any court of this
state to collect compensation for the performance of real estate
appraisal services for which a license is required by this article
without alleging and proving that he or she was the holder of a
valid real estate appraiser license in this state at all times
during the performance of such services.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session