David R. Little Joins Steptoe & Johnson PLLC



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Senior Colorado Energy Litigator Joins Firm’s Denver Office

DENVER – David R. Little, a 30-year Colorado litigator, has joined the Denver office of Steptoe & Johnson PLLC.    

Little is a Boulder, Colo. native and focuses his practice on complex oil and gas contracts, tort and regulatory matters involving oil and gas leases, joint operating agreements, other oil and gas contracts, royalty payments, surface use issues and oil and gas operations.  He has appeared in trial and appellate courts in Colorado and other states.  

Little is an accomplished speaker on energy-related topics.  He has spoken to many groups, including the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation and the American Association of Professional Landmen.  Little is a graduate of Stanford Law School and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado.

“We are thrilled to add David to our energy team,” said Steptoe & Johnson Denver Office Managing Member Lori A. Dawkins.  “Clients have told us they are experiencing increased disputes leading to complex litigation, and we are confident that David’s background with both the business and dispute challenges affecting oil and gas companies will help us mitigate those issues and meet our clients’ needs.”

“Steptoe & Johnson is working to strengthen its Denver based team to represent energy companies working in the nation’s largest shale plays,” said firm CEO Susan S. Brewer.  “David will be an integral part of that effort.”  

He joins Steptoe & Johnson from the law firm of Bjork Lindley Little PC. 

About Steptoe & Johnson
Steptoe & Johnson PLLC is a U.S. law firm with more than 300 attorneys and core strengths in energy, business, employment, and litigation.  Steptoe & Johnson operates 14 offices in six states including Colorado, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and West Virginia.  Visit http://www.steptoe-johnson.com and connect with us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

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