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Biography

Quentin Collie is an energy litigator who thrives on the details.  Quentin works with a variety of Appalachian-based oil and gas exploration and production companies to defend their interests in litigation involving asset ownership, leases, and solving royalty disputes.  Quentin is often called upon to work through the details, putting his investigative skills to work in discovery and e-discovery, managing large amounts of data and details.  

Memberships & Awards

Professional
CALI Awards: Criminal Law, Civil Procedure: Rules, Civil Procedure: Jurisdiction, Constitutional Law I, LRRW 1, LRRW 2, Evidence, Seminar: Law and Socioeconomics
Editor-in-Chief, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 122
Associate Editor, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 121
Order of the Coif
Patrick Duffy Koontz Leadership, Citizenship, and Academic Achievement Award
Bloom Scholar

Key Experience

Defended publicly traded oil and gas exploration and production company in class action royalty disputes
Defended publicly traded oil and gas operator in matters related to disputes of ownership, including held by production leases

Work Experience

2020 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2019-2020 Student Attorney, United States Supreme Court Litigation Clinic
2019-2020 Legal Graduate Assistant, WVU Student Legal Services
2018-2019 Legal Graduate Assistant, WVU Student Legal Services
2019 Summer Associate, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2018 Summer Associate, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2016-2017 Middle School ELA Teacher, Terra Alta/East Preston School
2015-2016 Middle School ELA Teacher, Belpre High School

Speaking Engagements

Quentin Collie, Committed To Treatment?: The Potential Role of Involuntary Hospitalization in West Virginia’s Response to the Opioid Epidemic, 122 W. VA. L. REV. 665 (2019)

Quentin Collie & Geoff Price, Podcasting Responses to Social Issues in Sports and Popular Culture, in DEVELOPING CONTEMPORARY LITERACIES THROUGH SPORTS: A GUIDE FOR THE ENGLISH CLASSROOM 146 (Alan Brown & Luke Rodesiler eds., 2016)

Quentin Collie, Choosing to Read: Scaffolding Pre-Choice, Choice, and Post-Choice Reading of Student-Selected Texts, in STUDIES IN TEACHING 2015 RESEARCH DIGEST: ACTION RESEARCH PROJECTS PRESENTED AT ANNUAL RESEARCH FORUM 19 (Leah P. McCoy ed. 2015)

Quentin Collie, Irish Falter in BCS Title Tilt Vs.‘Bama, PARKERSBURG NEWS & SENTINEL, Jan. 10, 2013