Justin L. Fisher
(304) 353-8117
Office: Charleston
J.D. University of Notre Dame
B.B.A. University of Oklahoma
Licensure: WV
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Justin Fisher focuses his practice in the areas of energy, real estate, and commercial finance. Mr. Fisher represents energy clients in both the purchase and sale of coal, oil and gas assets.  He also regularly represents lenders and borrowers in commercial financing arrangements.

Work Experience

2011 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

Speaking Engagements

Guest Lecturer, Oil and Gas Law (BA 318), West Virginia State University (2014)

"Proper Identification of Lessors and Proper Execution of Leases," CONSOL Land School (2013, 2014)

"Oregon," 1 Tex. A&M L. Rev. (Surv. on Oil & Gas) 309 (2013)

Student Note, "Substantive Media Regulation in the Twenty-first Century: A Fair Look at the Fairness Doctrine," 25 Notre Dame J.L. Ethics & Pub. Pol'y 305 (2012)

Key Experience

Counsel to House of Delegates Committee on Energy during the 2015 and 2016 Legislative Sessions
Assisted lenders and borrowers in various commercial financing matters, including representation of publicly traded energy company in senior credit facility refinancing
Prepared deeds, assignments and other transactional documents for energy clients in connection with various acquisitions and divestitures

Memberships & Awards

Article Editor, Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics & Public Policy
Dean's List, University of Notre Dame Law School