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Experienced Energy Transactional Attorney

The Woodlands/Houston, Texas

Steptoe & Johnson PLLC is actively searching for experienced Energy Transactional lateral attorneys for our office in The Woodlands. If you are a partner, lead a practice group or have in-house experience and are looking for a unique opportunity to join a law firm which emphasizes core values such as unconditional dedication to clients, firm and family with fairness and dignity for all, and a commitment to community involvement, then you should consider a future with Steptoe & Johnson PLLC.

Steptoe & Johnson’s Energy Transactional team assists upstream and midstream energy companies in all aspects of corporate and transactional law. We’re looking for energy transactional attorneys with specific experience in M&A, inter-company transactions, private equity, finance, securities, MLP’s, etc. The team has 75 attorneys with more than 100 years of experience in energy law. Steptoe & Johnson PLLC is ranked the 12th largest energy practice in the country – according to Energy Law 360.

An ideal candidate for this position would have representative experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Joint ventures
  • Joint operating agreements
  • Project finance, private placement and private equity
  • IPOs and equity offering
  • Reserve-based lending
  • Master limited partnerships
  • Distressed debt/assets

Steptoe & Johnson PLLC will provide the assistance and commitment necessary to build and leverage your practice, offering competitive billing rates and a national platform where your clients can grow and receive top quality legal support. We believe in teamwork and in marketing and cross-selling both internally and externally to build strong cross-office and cross-practice teams.

If you are a top performing energy transactional partner or practice group leader with a portable book of business, we would like to speak with you about this unique opportunity. All inquiries will be held in the strictest of confidence. Steptoe & Johnson PLLC is a business-focused firm with core strengths in energy, transactional law, labor & employment and litigation.

For over a century, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC has demonstrated its commitment to quality, devoting personal attention, experience, skill, and resources to client-focused service. Steptoe & Johnson PLLC has more than 300 attorneys with offices in Texas, Colorado West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

Qualified candidates may contact Heather L. Cavanagh​ to find out more about this opportunity.
Heather L. Cavanagh, Director of Recruiting and Professional Development
Director, Attorney Recruiting & Professional Development
Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
1085 Van Voorhis Road, Suite 400
Morgantown, WV 26507
+1 (304) 598-5362

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Heather L. Cavanagh

Director Attorney Recruiting & Professional Development


David J. Gorman

Director of Human Resources