Chambers USA Rankings Include 33 Steptoe & Johnson Attorneys

Published: June 6, 2024

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. –Steptoe & Johnson PLLC is proud to announce that 33 of its attorneys have been included in the Chambers USA America’s Leading Lawyers and Law Firms rankings. The rankings include attorneys in Kentucky, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, and West Virginia, practicing in 10 office locations.

Additionally, Chambers USA ranked Steptoe & Johnson in the following practice areas: Banking & Finance, Corporate/Commercial, Energy & Natural Resources, Environment, Healthcare, Labor & Employment, Litigation: General Commercial, Public Finance, and Real Estate.

The ranked attorneys and their practice areas include:

Banking & Finance

• John C. Stump


• Richard L. “Rick” Reed Sr.


• Thomas L. Aman Jr.

Energy & Natural Resources

• Sharon O. Flanery
• Bridget D. Furbee
• W. Henry Lawrence


• Kathy G. Beckett
• David M. Flannery
• Jennifer L. Hughes
• Richard L. Lewis


• Gordon H. Copland

Labor & Employment

• Rodney L. Bean
• Bryan R. Cokeley
• Susan Llewellyn Deniker
• John R. Merinar Jr.
• Michael J. Moore
• C. David Morrison
• Christopher L. Slaughter
• Robert M. Steptoe Jr.
• William J. Wahoff

Litigation: General Commercial

• Shawn A. Morgan
• Jeffrey K. Phillips
• Ancil G. Ramey
• Marty Truss

Litigation: Mass Torts

• James J. Mulhall

Litigation: Torts and Insurance Defense

• Craig L. Johnson

Litigation: Medical Malpractice

• Jace H. Goins

Native American Law

• Jennifer N. Lamirand

Public Finance

• Thomas L. Aman Jr.
• John C. Stump

Real Estate

• Kenneth J. Barton Jr.
• Brian D. Gallagher
• Randall C. Light
• Steven N. Royce


• Michael W. Barill

Chambers and Partners, based in London, publishes the annual Chambers USA America’s Leading Lawyers and Law Firms. Top firms and top attorneys are ranked based on Chambers’ in-depth research, including thousands of interviews with clients and attorneys.

About Steptoe & Johnson

Steptoe & Johnson PLLC is a law firm nationally recognized for its strengths in energy law with more than a century of know-how in the areas of business, labor and employment, and litigation. Steptoe & Johnson has over 400 lawyers and other professionals practicing in 18 offices in Colorado, Kentucky, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, and West Virginia. Visit and connect with us on X and LinkedIn.

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