Marty Truss Joins Steptoe & Johnson’s San Antonio Office

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Published: May 16, 2022

San Antonio, Texas — Marty Truss has joined the law firm of Steptoe & Johnson PLLC as a Member. He joins the firm’s Litigation Department, focusing his practice in the area of energy litigation.

“I am excited to welcome Marty to the Steptoe & Johnson team,” said Steptoe & Johnson CEO Christopher L. Slaughter. “His deep energy industry knowledge and his skill in solving complex commercial litigation issues with a tough, yet practical approach will benefit our energy clients. Meanwhile, our depth in many energy-related practice areas will significantly benefit Marty’s clients.” Katy David, Steptoe’s Office Managing Member in San Antonio, said, “We opened offices in Dallas, Plano, and San Antonio in 2021. After focusing primarily on growing the Dallas-area offices over the past year, we are now working hard to grow in San Antonio. We will concentrate on energy-related practices and specialized services to sophisticated businesses, tax-exempt entities, and high-net-worth individuals and families. Marty’s practice is a great fit for us.” 

Truss is an experienced trial lawyer. His clients include oil and gas producers, operators, mineral interest owners, oil field service companies, drilling contractors, pipeline companies, and refiners.  Truss has handled a wide variety of business litigation, arbitrations, and complex business disputes in all corners of Texas and across the country.

The Best Lawyers in America® named Truss “Lawyer of the Year” in Energy Law in San Antonio in 2022. Truss has been a leader in the legal profession at local, state, and national levels. He is a former president of the San Antonio Bar Association, served in various roles for the Texas State Bar, and he has led committees in the Litigation Section of the American Bar Association. He earned his law degree summa cum laude from St. Mary’s University School of Law and his bachelor’s degree from The University of Texas at San Antonio.

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