Columbus, Ohio – Dallas F. Kratzer III has joined the Columbus office of Steptoe & Johnson PLLC. Kratzer’s practice focuses on business litigation as well as labor and employment law. Kratzer earned his law degree from West Virginia University College of Law where he graduated at the top of his class and was editor for multiple editions of the West Virginia Law Review.
Kratzer joins the firm after many years of service in the federal court system. He was most recently a staff attorney for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He also held clerkships for Judge Robert B. King of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, Judge Joseph R. Goodwin of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia, and Judge Stephanie D. Thacker of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
“We are excited to add Dallas to our litigation team after his years of dedicated public service,” said Steptoe & Johnson CEO Susan S. Brewer. “In 2019, our litigation team expanded in Kentucky, Colorado, Texas, and West Virginia. With Dallas’ addition, that expansion continues, adding Ohio to the places where our clients need us most.”
Kratzer is a past Charles R. DiSalvo Fellow for Legal Aid of West Virginia. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Wheeling Jesuit University. His Ohio practice is temporarily authorized pending admission under Gov. Bar R. I, Sec. 19.
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