Alana Valle Tanoury
(614) 456-1648
Office: Columbus
J.D. The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
B.A. The Ohio State University
Licensure: OH
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Alana Valle Tanoury focuses her practice in the areas of energy and business litigation.  Prior to joining Steptoe & Johnson, Alana served as law clerk to the Honorable Elizabeth Preston Deavers of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio. 

Work Experience

2015 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2014-2015 Law Clerk, The Honorable Elizabeth Preston Deavers, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
2013-2014 Law Clerk, Columbus City Attorney's Office
2012 Judicial Extern, The Honorable Judith Lanzinger, Supreme Court of Ohio
2010-2011 Legislative Aide, State Representative Timothy DeGeeter

Key Experience

Represented bank client before the Ohio Supreme Court relating to a consumer banking issue
Assisted in defense of oil and gas company against class action regarding post-production expense deductions
Represented oil and gas companies in contract and title disputes

Memberships & Awards

Ohio Women's Bar Association
Ohio Bar Association
Columbus Bar Association
Order of the Coif
CALI Award, Business Associations
Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Chief Managing Editor
Graduated magna cum laude, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law