Summary

Steve represents financial institutions and borrowers in commercial finance transactions, including secured and unsecured syndicated and single bank credit agreements, mezzanine lenders, complex real estate development financings, asset-based lending transactions, and acquisition financings.

Prior to private practice, Steve clerked with the Indiana Supreme Court, Indiana Attorney General's Civil Litigation Division, Indiana Secretary of State's Securities Division, and Tippecanoe County Superior Court. Before law school, he worked as a registered representative and financial advisor with Charles Schwab and Company.

Awards

  • Honoree, Best Lawyers® “Ones to Watch,” Banking and Finance Law (2022 - 2023)

  • Honoree, Indiana Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Banking (2022)

All Service Areas

Education

  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law (2013)

    J.D., summa cum laude 
    Articles Editor, Indiana Law Review

  • Purdue University (2008)

    B.S., Business Administration and Management

Admissions

  • State - Indiana

Professional Affiliations

  • Indiana State Bar Association

    Member, Young Lawyer Section, Business Law Section

  • Indianapolis Bar Association

    Member

Community Involvement

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic

    Volunteer

  • United Way of Central Indiana

    Emerging Leaders