Devin C. Daines

Associate
Denver, CO

Quick Info

Phone number:
(303) 389-4362
Office:
Denver, CO

Biography

Devin Daines focuses his practice in the areas of energy, products liability, toxic exposure and appellate litigation.

Representative Experience

  • Assisted oil and gas operator in business litigation against working interest owners
  • Defended mining equipment manufacturer in products liability actions
  • Represented oil and gas operator in deliberate intent and personal injury action
  • Tried property damage case to verdict
  • Represented various product manufacturers, premises owners, and contractors in toxic exposure cases
  • Defended public official in trial court and on appeal to the West Virginia Supreme Court

Professional Snapshot

Education

  • J.D. West Virginia University
  • B.S. Utah State University

Experience

2011 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2011 Law Clerk, Judge Thomas M. Hardiman, U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals and Judge Nora Barry Fischer, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
2009-2010 Summer Associate, Steptoe & Johnson
2008 Legislative Intern, U.S. Senator Robert F. Bennett, Washington, D.C.

Memberships & Awards

Academic Excellence Dean's Fellow, Fall 2010
CALI Awards: Top Appellate Advocacy Brief and Oral Argument, Fall 2009
CALI Awards: Top Business Organizations Exam Score, Fall 2009
Associate & Senior Notes Editor, West Virginia Law Review, Vols. 112, 113; 2009-2011
CALI Awards: Top Civil Procedure Exam Score, Fall 2008