PERSONNEL FILE: Five Jackson Kelly attorneys named Who's Who in energy

By Staff reports | Dec 26, 2013

CHARLESTON – Five Jackson Kelly attorneys were recently named among the Pittsburgh Business Times’ Who’s Who in Energy. Jessica Alsop, Michael E. Hooper, Erin E. Magee, R. Henry "Hank" Moore and Kenneth E. Tawney were all identified as “the movers and shakers” shaping and fueling the energy market.

Alsop is part of the Firm’s Commercial Law Practice Group and Oil and Gas Industry Group. Her practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, financings and energy transactions, regularly representing companies in the purchase, sale and financing of mineral rights, and related plant and equipment.

Hooper is the Co‑Leader of the Firm's Land and Natural Resource Development Practice Group. His practice is focused on energy and real estate law; business transactions and formation, including those within the field of mineral rights, titles and leases; banking; commercial real estate development and financing; and commercial litigation.

Magee is Leader of the Firm's Labor and Employment Practice Group and is also a member of the Firm’s Commercial Litigation Practice Group and the Coal and Oil and Gas Industry Groups. Her practice currently focuses on labor and employment consultation and litigation, ERISA matters and commercial litigation for energy‑industry clients.

Moore’s practice is primarily concentrated in the areas of compliance counseling, litigation of civil and criminal enforcement matters, accident investigation and discrimination claims under both state and federal statutory provisions.

Tawney is a Member of the Firm's Commercial Law Practice Group and the Leader of the Oil and Gas Industry Group. He focuses his practice on matters relating to the oil and gas industry and commercial litigation.

This prestigious listing honors key energy leaders across eight markets and underscores Jackson Kelly’s reputation as a leader in the energy arena. Recognized by Law360 as having the second largest energy practice in the United States, Jackson Kelly’s mining and energy and natural resources practices have repeatedly received national first-tier rankings by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers. In addition, Jackson Kelly was the first law firm ever to be named “Law Firm of the Year” in Mining Law by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers in the 2011-2012 Best Law Firms rankings.

Jackson Kelly PLLC is a national law firm representing leading global corporations, national companies, entrepreneurs and individuals in areas of law such as environmental, business, labor and employment, federal and state workers’ compensation, civil litigation and occupational safety and health. The firm has offices in Colorado, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and the District of Columbia.

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