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Attorney Bradley A. Smith has joined Steptoe & Johnson PLLC. Smith will focus his practice in the areas of Political Law and Government Relations from the firm’s Columbus office. Learn More
Please click the link below to view or download a copy of the WV Chamber of Commerce Comments on Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emi Learn More
Steptoe & Johnson is a proud sponsor of the third annual West Virginia Marcellus to Manufacturing Ethane Development Conference. Learn More
Steptoe & Johnson PLLC is pleased to announce the promotion of seven to Associate and the addition of two new Of Counsel attorneys to the firm. Learn More
Steptoe & Johnson attorney Russell L. Schetroma has accepted an invitation to address law students at Louisiana State University during its 61st Mineral Law Institute. Learn More
Steptoe & Johnson PLLC has named Richard J. Mackessy its new Chief Operating Officer. Learn More
Attorney Thomas A. Wilson has joined the Steptoe & Johnson PLLC Energy Law Team. Learn More
Charleston, W.Va. – Steptoe & Johnson PLLC attorney Miche Learn More
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Steptoe & Johnson PLLC has acquired the government and public relations practice of Capitol Concepts, LLC, and retained owner and founder Paul Hardesty. Learn More


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February 2013 - Webcast Slides - Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) & the Energy Industry
April 2013 - Webcast slides - Healthcare Providers and the False Claims Act (FCA)
May 2012 - Webcast Slides - Current Issues in Titles, Spacing and Pooling in the Utica Shale
Summer 2012 IFPAC Newsletter
October 2012 - Webcast Slides - Legislative Rule-Making in West Virginia and the Proposed WVDEP Horizontal Well Rules

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14 Offices Throughout the U.S.

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

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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.

Leaders in our Field

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

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Leaders in our Field

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

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