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    Westley Ketron focuses his practice in the areas of energy transactions and mineral title law. Mr. Ketron regularly assists clients in performing due diligence for asset acquisitions and divestitures as well as in preparing mineral title examinations and title opinions.

    Memberships & Awards

    Graduated summa cum laude, Appalachian School of Law
    Executive Editor, Appalachian Journal of Law Volume XIII
    Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Society
    Book Awards for highest grade in Oil and Gas Law, Real Estate Transactions, Sales/Consumer Protection Law, Virginia Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law I, Appalachian School of Law

    Key Experience

    Performed due diligence and provided assistance related to asset acquisition and divestiture
    Prepared various energy transactional documents
    Analyzed recorded instruments affecting title to real property and advised clients on title defects and curative requirements

    Work Experience

    2014 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
    2013 Summer Law Clerk, The Hon. Elizabeth A. McClanahan, Supreme Court of Virginia
    2012 Intern, Alpha Natural Resources
    2010 Intern, PennStuart