Steptoe & Johnson’s Christopher Nahley Named to Generation Next: 40 Under 40 Class of 2023

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Published: June 15, 2023

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Steptoe & Johnson PLLC is pleased to announce that Member Christopher H. Nahley has been named to the Generation Next: 40 Under 40 Class of 2023. Nahley and his classmates were honored during a ceremony and reception held on June 15.

Nahley is a member of the firm’s Energy Department and Mineral Title & Property Practice Group. For more than a decade, he has been working in the Marcellus and Utica Shale plays, helping clients secure mineral assets, writing and managing title projects, navigating complex oil and gas operating issues, and leading due diligence projects and transactions involving the sale and acquisition of mineral assets.

The State Journal has been honoring up and coming professionals through the Generation Next: 40 Under 40 for the past 18 years. The award recognizes outstanding professionals working in business, government, and communities throughout West Virginia.

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