David E. Chaney
(304) 933-8188
Office: Bridgeport
J.D. West Virginia University
M.B.A. West Virginia University
B.S. West Virginia University, magna cum laude
Licensure: WV
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For as long as he can remember, David Chaney has sought out opportunities to help people.  A natural leader and active community member, David participates in a variety of community activities and is currently an active member of the Mountaineer Area Rescue Group.  His drive to make a difference in his community also led him to pursue a career as a lawyer.  David uses this drive to help clients in the energy and business industry understand the impact of legal proceedings they face during the course of their work.

Work Experience

2019 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2018 Summer Associate, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2017 Intern, United States Federal Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of West Virginia
2017 Dean’s Fellow, Academic Excellence Center, WVU College of Law

Speaking Engagements

Realizing the Recession: Modifying Dodd-Frank with a View to the Future, 121 W. Va. L. Rev. 323 (2019)

Memberships & Awards

Executive Articles Selection & Symposium Editor, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 121
Associate Editor, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 120
Certified, Lexis Nexis Legal Research
Certified, Lexis Nexis Professional Research