United Bankshares, Inc. to Present at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods 2013 Bank Conference

  United Bankshares, Inc. to Present at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods 2013 Bank
  Conference

Business Wire

WASHINGTON & CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- February 25, 2013

United Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: UBSI), will be presenting at the Keefe,
Bruyette & Woods 2013 Bank Conference on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 4:00
p.m.(Eastern) at the Langham Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts.

Speaking on behalf of United will be Steven E. Wilson, Executive Vice
President and Chief Financial Officer. The presentation will include, among
other things, discussions of United’s financial performance, corporate
objectives and United’s upcoming merger with Virginia Commerce Bancorp, Inc.

United Bankshares, with $8.4 billion in assets, has 115 full-service offices
in West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Ohio, Washington, D.C. and Pennsylvania.
United Bankshares stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the
quotation symbol “UBSI”.

The presentation may contain certain forward-looking statements, including
certain plans, expectations, goals and projections, which are subject to
numerous assumptions, risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ
materially from those contained in or implied by such statements for a variety
of factors including: changes in economic conditions; movements in interest
rates; competitive pressures on product pricing and services; success and
timing of business strategies; the nature and extent of governmental actions
and reforms; and rapidly changing technology and evolving banking industry
standards.

                               www.ubsi-inc.com

Contact:

United Bankshares, Inc.
Steven E. Wilson, 800-445-1347 ext. 8704
Chief Financial Officer