Steve specializes in delivering strategic business guidance and providing clients with a broad spectrum of corporate law services, including general corporate counseling, capital raising, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), strategic partnerships, technology agreements, and diverse financings. He has a wealth of experience in supporting both business entities and investors, with a strong track record in the startup and emerging company sectors. Steve will act as outside general counsel for a variety of emerging and mid-size businesses and family offices, spanning a variety of industries.


    • Recipient, DBusiness©, Top Lawyers (2014 – present)
    • Recipient, Michigan Super Lawyers® (2013 – present)

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  • Wayne State University Law School (1997)


  • Wayne State University School of Business (2000)


  • Michigan State University (1993)



  • State - Michigan

Professional Affiliations

  • Association for Corporate Growth
    • Member
  • Michigan Venture Capital Association
    • Member
  • Pointe Angels
    • Member
  • Eastside Angels
    • Member
  • New Lab
    • Member
  • Tech Town
    • Member
  • State Bar of Michigan
    • Member, Business Law, IT Law, and Arts,  Communication, Entertainment and Sports sections
  • Western Michigan University
    • Adjunct Professor of Law