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After bringing and defending securities and fiduciary duty claims for almost 30 years, Steve believes that the greatest value proposition is to partner with his clients in pursuing value-enhancing litigation opportunities. Steve is a go-to lawyer for investment funds interested in utilizing the legal process to create value for their investors. Whether by activist litigation, fiduciary duty claims, or appraisal strategies, Steve has extensive experience across the gamut of options for shareholders.
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 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.
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.