Teresa Helmick concentrates her practice in the areas of commercial and mineral real estate, government affairs, and election/campaign finance. Ms. Helmick regularly assists clients with mineral title opinions and due diligence efforts in complex energy transactions. In addition, she serves as treasurer of the Steptoe & Johnson Good Government Fund, the firm’s West Virginia political action committee. She is also responsible for the campaign finance filings for the Steptoe & Johnson Bluegrass PAC, the firm’s Kentucky political action committee. Ms. Helmick has also served in several positions in state government and has drafted legislation that was passed by the West Virginia Legislature on various topics.
2004-2006 Jackson Kelly
2001-2004 Director of the Public Division and General Counsel, West Virginia Secretary of State's Office
1998-2001 Bureau of Employment Programs
1997-1998 Department of Tax and Revenue
1994-1996 Department of Transportation