G. Kurt Dettinger Named a West Virginia Executive 2015 Young Gun

Steptoe & Johnson PLLC is ranked nationally in oil and gas, mining, and real estate law in U.S. News and World Report 2015 “Best Law Firms” list.

Five energy law attorneys named to Pittsburgh Business Times 2014 Who’s Who in Energy.

Steptoe & Johnson strengthens our Kentucky business and litigation practices with the addition of two prominent Louisville attorneys. Members Bonita K. Black and Rebecca Bates Manno have joined the firm.

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New attorneys help expand services for clients in complex litigation and transactions Learn More
Steptoe & Johnson PLLC Member G. Kurt Dettinger has been named to West Virginia Executive Magazine’s list of 2015 Young Guns. Learn More
Addition bolsters firm’s presence in Louisville Learn More
The Steptoe & Johnson PLLC mining, oil and gas, and real estate law practices have been top ranked nationally in the 2015 edition of U.S. News & World Report “Best Law Firms.” Learn More
Five attorneys from Steptoe & Johnson PLLC have been named Who’s Who in Energy by the Pittsburgh Business Times. Learn More
Justin D. Pritt, Of Counsel, has joined Steptoe & Johnson PLLC. Pritt will practice energy law from the firm’s Charleston, W.Va. office. Learn More
Canonsburg, Pa. event to focus on what’s happening, what to expect, and how to comply Learn More
Steptoe & Johnson Announces Energy Summit in Houston Learn More
Jeffrey E. Fort has joined the Columbus office of Steptoe & Johnson PLLC. His legal practice will focus on oil and gas law. Learn More
Bonita K. Black and Rebecca Bates Manno have joined Steptoe & Johnson PLLC, broadening the firm’s presence in Louisville. Learn More


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August 2012 - Webcast Slides - Should I Stay or Should I Go: New West Virginia Law on Mediation Participation
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Leaders in our Field

Steptoe & Johnson was the first firm to successfully secure regulatory approval for a multi-lateral Utica shale well.

Face-to-Face Client Interviews

25+ face-to-face client interviews are conducted every year by our CEO and firm management to learn how we can do better (so please give us an earful).

10.5 Years

equals the average tenure of our client relationship. We'd like to be in it for the long haul with you too.

15 Offices Throughout the U.S.

15 offices throughout Colorado, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and West Virginia.

One Firm

Ours is a client-of-the-firm culture, service model and compensation system that matches the best talent to the assignment and puts your economic interest ahead of ours.

Leaders in our Field

22 of us are ranked as “Leaders in their Field” by Chambers USA.