MARTINSBURG -- Michael J. Funk has joined the Business Department of Steptoe & Johnson practicing in the firm's Martinsburg office as a member.
Funk will focus his practice in the areas of commercial transactions, commercial lending, real estate, and corporate law. He is licensed to practice law in West Virginia and Illinois.
Funk received his juris doctorate from the College of William & Mary, where he was a member of the ABA's Administrative Law Review and was inducted into the Order of the Coif. He received a Master of Fine Arts degree from Virginia Commonwealth University in Furniture Design.
At Southern Illinois University, Funk received his undergraduate degree in Product Design, graduating with highest honors, and received the Academic Excellence Award.
Funk practiced in Steptoe & Johnson's Charleston office from 1992 until late 1999. From 1999 until mid-2006, he served as general counsel to Pratt & Whitney Engine Services, Inc. in Bridgeport.
With more than 170 lawyers and a support staff of more than 200, Steptoe & Johnson serves clients from seven offices in West Virginia and Ohio. For more information, visit www.steptoe-johnson.com