CANONSBURG, Pa. (PRWEB) March 07, 2013
Steptoe & Johnson PLLC announced today that Carla M. DiCicco has become Of Counsel to the firm. DiCicco joins the firm’s energy law team practicing out of the Southpointe Business Park office located in Canonsburg, Pa.
DiCicco comes to Steptoe & Johnson after serving as Senior Counsel for Burleson LLP where she was responsible for reviewing, editing and writing certified oil and gas title opinions. Prior to this position, DiCicco worked for two major energy companies as a Contract Title Curative Agent where she drafted various types of industry-related documents, reviewed and analyzed certified title opinions and also performed on site inspection of properties subject to gas leases. In her distinguished legal career, DiCicco also spent 12 years as an Assistant District Attorney in Pittsburgh (Allegheny County), Pennsylvania and subsequently maintained a private practice for several years.
“I am very happy to welcome Carla to the Steptoe & Johnson energy team. She brings industry experience and skill to our energy law practice,” said Energy Team Leader Sharon Flanery. “Her understanding of complex energy title work will be a great asset for our clients in the Appalachian Basin and the mid-continent looking to meet their development goals in these shale plays.”
DiCicco earned her Bachelor’s degree from The College of Wooster and her J.D. from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. She is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the Allegheny County Bar Association.
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