After bringing and defending securities and fiduciary duty claims for 25 years, Steve believes that the greatest value proposition is to partner with his clients in pursuing accretive litigation strategies. As the co-creator of the firm's Appraisal Rights Litigation blog, the only online forum devoted to educating investors about how appraisal litigation can enhance their returns in M&A deals, Steve has become widely known for his insights on this underutilized but highly effective shareholder tool.
As a securities and complex commercial litigator focusing on corporate governance and shareholder rights, Steve also helps his investment fund clients with their contract and other business disputes.
Steve represents a broad range of clients, including investment funds and their portfolio companies, mortgage lenders and servicers, and public and privately held companies across different industry sectors. He relentlessly pursues the best course for each case while always striving to find the earliest possible exit from a litigation environment.
Steve's work also involves representing clients before the SEC and FINRA, and he regularly appears in New York, New Jersey, and Delaware courts. He is a member of FINRA's Board of Arbitrators.