CLARKSBURG -- Larry J. Rector of the law firm of Steptoe & Johnson has been selected as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, a trial lawyer honorary society comprised of experienced and effective litigators throughout the United States, which represents less than one-half of 1 percent of American lawyers.
Fellowship in the LCA is limited and by invitation only. Rector has focused his more than 20 years of practice in the area of labor and employment law.
Rector is Editor of the West Virginia Employment Law Letter, a national publication. He is the only West Virginia member of the National Employers Counsel Network, a national group comprised of management-side attorneys.
Rector is recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® and Super Lawyers. He serves on the Boards of Directors for the Pricketts Fort Memorial Foundation and the Allohak Council for The Boy Scouts of America.
Rector received his legal education at the University of Nebraska, where he was inducted into the Order of the Coif. He served as Executive Editor of the Nebraska Law Review and was a member of the National Moot Court Team. He received his undergraduate education from Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa.
Steptoe & Johnson is a business-focused firm with particular strengths in energy, labor, employment and litigation. It comprises more than 180 lawyers resident in seven locations throughout West Virginia and Ohio.
The Litigation Counsel of America is a trial lawyer honorary society comprised of experienced and effective litigators throughout the United States, and represents less than one-half of 1 percent of American lawyers. Fellowship in the LCA is limited and by invitation only. LCA Fellows are deemed to be among the best trial lawyers in the American bar, who have exhibited accomplishment in litigation and trial work, and have superior ethical reputations.
The composition of the Litigation Counsel of America is aggressively diverse, with recognition of excellence in litigation across all segments of the bar. In addition, the LCA is dedicated to promoting superior advocacy, professionalism and ethical standards among its Fellows.
For more information about the firm, visit http://www.steptoe-johnson.com.