Steptoe & Johnson promotes four West Virginia attorneys, eight others |

Steptoe & Johnson PLLC adds 6 associate attorneys |

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (WV News) – Four Steptoe & Johnson PLLC attorneys based in West Virginia were among a dozen the firm has recently promoted.

In addition to those in West Virginia, seven other attorneys in the firm’s six states were promoted to membership, while one was promoted to attorney.

“Our members and advisors are carefully selected and reflect an attorney’s dedication to clients and their goals,” said Christopher L. Slaughter, CEO of Steptoe & Johnson. “We look forward to what they will achieve for our customers in 2021 and beyond.”

The West Virginia member attorneys are John D. Pizzo of the Bridgeport office; J. Brooke Kamicker in the Morgantown office; Devon J. Stewart in the Charleston office; and Michelle E. Gaston in the Huntington’s Disease office.

Other promoted attorneys and the offices in which they work are:

• John R. Chadd, Denver

• William C. Ferebee, The Forests, Texas

• Michael E. Flowers, Columbus, Ohio

• Stacy C. Kula, Lexington, Kentucky.

• Benjamin L. Riddle, Louisville, Kentucky.

• Andrew R. Smith, Lexington, Kentucky.

• Nelva J. Smith, Columbus, Ohio

Katharine L. Platt of the Southpointe, Canonsburg, Pennsylvania office has been promoted to attorney.