Offit Kurman Congratulates Attorney, Daniel Casto on Appointment to Board of Directors for Jefferson County Development Authority
For Immediate Release
Tysons Corner, VA | May 1, 2017 Offit Kurman attorney, Daniel Casto has recently been appointed to the Board of Directors for the Jefferson County, (West Virginia) Development Authority, effective April 26, 2017.
“Jefferson County West Virginia’s low cost of doing business, favorable legal and business climate, and its proximity to the Baltimore/Washington metropolitan region make it an excellent place to do business. I look forward to serving on the Jefferson County Development Authority’s Board of Directors, so that I can utilize my background and skills to help Jefferson County’s economy flourish” said Daniel Casto.
Since 1979, the Jefferson County Development Authority (JCDA) has worked to increase and diversify the tax base for Jefferson County. Their focus is on making West Virginia one of the best states for business by attracting manufacturing, IT, government, and agriculture businesses and retaining and expanding existing businesses within Jefferson County. The achievement of this mission provides excellent business opportunities for new and expanding businesses and provides local jobs for Jefferson County residents.
Mr. Casto is a member of the bar in the District of Columbia, Virginia, and West Virginia and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (Inactive) in the State of West Virginia.
ABOUT DANIEL CASTO
Daniel M. Casto concentrates his practice in business law and transactions. Mr. Casto earned a B.S. in Accounting from Ohio Valley University where he was named Young Alumnus of the Year in 2011. Mr. Casto earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the West Virginia University College of Law where he finished first in his class and was inducted into the Order of the Coif. During law school Mr. Casto served on the Executive Board of the West Virginia Law Review, received the Patrick Duffy Koontz Leadership Award, and the West Virginia Tax Institute’s Thomas N. Chambers Award for Tax Scholarship. During law school, Mr. Casto also served as a full-time extern for the Honorable D. Michael Fisher on the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and as a summer law clerk with the regional law firm Steptoe & Johnson PLLC.