Shaina D. Massie
Associate
(304) 933-8169
Office: Bridgeport
Energy
Business
Employment
Litigation
J.D. William & Mary
B.A. Marshall University, summa cum laude
Licensure: WV
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Biography

Shaina Massie focuses her practice in the area of energy litigation. As a native West Virginian, Shaina understands the importance of the energy industry. She represents the interests of oil and natural gas companies and has been involved in many aspects of mineral title, lease, and royalty litigation.

Work Experience

2016 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2015 Summer Associate, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

Speaking Engagements

Co-author, “West Virginia Appellate Litigation,” Practical Law (Thompson Reuters March 2018)

Co-author, “Litigation Overview: West Virginia,” Practical Law (Thompson Reuters March 2018)

Key Experience

Defended oil and gas operators in breach of contract cases involving royalty disputes
Represented oil and gas operators in mineral title litigation matters, including partitions, summary proceedings, and missing heirs petitions
Defended oil and gas operators in negligence, nuisance, and trespass cases

Memberships & Awards

Professional
Harrison County Bar Association
Managing Editor, William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal, Volume 24
2013, Society of Yeager Scholars