Tony Faini
(304) 598-8154
Office: Morgantown
J.D. West Virginia University
M.B.A. West Virginia University
B.A. West Virginia University
Licensure: WV
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Tony Faini focuses his legal practice in the areas of property and contracts, particularly in mineral title and energy transactions. Before becoming an attorney, Tony spent more than five years working as Landman in the Appalachian Basin—learning the oil and gas business from the ground up. Tony is passionate about his work, and he is a valuable asset to energy companies of all sizes that buy, sell, and lease minerals. Clients appreciate his real-world experience dealing with mineral owners, his approachable nature, and his knowledge of energy law in the Appalachian Basin.

Work Experience

2019 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2019 Judicial Law Clerk, Honorable Judge Michael J. Aloi, Federal Magistrate Judge for the Northern District of West Virginia
2017-2019 Peer Writing Consultant, West Virginia University College of Law Writing Center
2017-2018 Summer Associate, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2012-2017 Landman, Texhoma Land Consultants
2011 Abstractor, Arthur Henry, LLC
2006-2013 Staff Sergeant, West Virginia Army National Guard

Memberships & Awards

Institute for Energy Law’s Hartrick Scholar Writing Competition: 2019 National Finalist
Monongalia County Bar Association
CALI Awards: Appellate Advocacy, Business Torts