G. Kurt Dettinger Named a West Virginia Executive 2015 Young Gun

Steptoe & Johnson PLLC is ranked nationally in oil and gas, mining, and real estate law in U.S. News and World Report 2015 “Best Law Firms” list.

Five energy law attorneys named to Pittsburgh Business Times 2014 Who’s Who in Energy.

Steptoe & Johnson strengthens our Kentucky business and litigation practices with the addition of two prominent Louisville attorneys. Members Bonita K. Black and Rebecca Bates Manno have joined the firm.

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Steptoe & Johnson PLLC attorney Michelle A. Sottiaux has been appointed to the Pennsylvania Bar Association Judicial Evaluation Commission’s Investigative Division. Learn More
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Steptoe & Johnson PLLC is pleased to announce that Learn More
Energy law team members join industry dealmakers in Denver  Learn More
DENVER – To continue the growth of our office in Denver and support business development in that region, Learn More
New attorneys help expand services for clients in complex litigation and transactions Learn More
Steptoe & Johnson PLLC Member G. Kurt Dettinger has been named to West Virginia Executive Magazine’s list of 2015 Young Guns. Learn More
Addition bolsters firm’s presence in Louisville Learn More
The Steptoe & Johnson PLLC mining, oil and gas, and real estate law practices have been top ranked nationally in the 2015 edition of U.S. News & World Report “Best Law Firms.” Learn More
Five attorneys from Steptoe & Johnson PLLC have been named Who’s Who in Energy by the Pittsburgh Business Times. Learn More
Justin D. Pritt, Of Counsel, has joined Steptoe & Johnson PLLC. Pritt will practice energy law from the firm’s Charleston, W.Va. office. Learn More


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One Firm

Ours is a client-of-the-firm culture, service model and compensation system that matches the best talent to the assignment and puts your economic interest ahead of ours.

10.5 Years

equals the average tenure of our client relationship. We'd like to be in it for the long haul with you too.

Leaders in our Field

Steptoe & Johnson was the first firm to successfully secure regulatory approval for a multi-lateral Utica shale well.

15 Offices Throughout the U.S.

15 offices throughout Colorado, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and West Virginia.

Leaders in our Field

22 of us are ranked as “Leaders in their Field” by Chambers USA.

Face-to-Face Client Interviews

25+ face-to-face client interviews are conducted every year by our CEO and firm management to learn how we can do better (so please give us an earful).