Steptoe & Johnson Earns Top Rankings from "Best Lawyers"



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Ninety attorneys ranked, firm top-listed in forty-two practice areas

Bridgeport, W.Va. – A total of 90 attorneys from Steptoe & Johnson PLLC have been included in the 2014 list of The Best Lawyers in America®, regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence in the United States. Steptoe & Johnson is also a top-listed firm in Pennsylvania for Oil and Gas Law; in Ohio for Natural Resources Law; and in West Virginia for Energy Law and Labor and Employment Litigation.  In total, 42 of the firm's practice areas are top-listed.

2014 marks the third consecutive year Steptoe & Johnson is top-listed in Ohio for Natural Resources Law.  The Oil and Gas Law Practice in Pennsylvania is ranked for the first time. 

Of the 42 ranked practice areas, Environmental Law and Environmental Litigation, as well as Government Relations are top-listed for the first time.

Other practice area rankings include:

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Energy Law
  • Litigation: Real Estate
  • Litigation: Regulatory Enforcement
  • Project Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securitization and Structured Finance Law
  • Water Law

Click here for the complete list of Steptoe & Johnson attorneys ranked in The Best Lawyers in America®.

About Steptoe & Johnson
Steptoe & Johnson PLLC is a U.S. energy firm with core strengths in energy, labor & employment, litigation and transactional law. In 2013, Steptoe & Johnson celebrates 100 years of helping clients reach their goals. Visit

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