Elliott "Spike" Maynard plans to announce his future political plans Monday in the Governor's Press Conference Room.
Maynard has been a member of the West Virginia Supreme Court since 1996. He served as chief justice for two terms, 2000 and 2004.
Maynard also served as a judge in the 30th judicial circuit and prosecuting attorney for Mingo County.
Maynard and Larry Starcher are both up for re-election next year on the Supreme Court.