Steve is an experienced commercial litigator with considerable expertise representing Fortune 500 and middle-market companies in a variety of industries, including financial services, manufacturing, insurance, construction, petrochemical, and energy, in state and federal courts around the country. Steve has served as lead counsel in many high-profile, large inventory litigations, in class actions, and in significant “one-off” matters. He has also attained excellent results for clients at mediation, including as national settlement counsel for several clients. Throughout his career, Steve has also protected the interests of start-ups and entrepreneurs, including in pro bono matters for which he has received numerous awards. Prior to co-founding Fishkin Lucks, Steve practiced at an Am Law 100 firm where he was an accomplished member of that firm’s global litigation department.
Steve received his B.A. with high honors from Lehigh University and his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School where he was a Notes and Comments Editor on The Brooklyn Law Review. He is admitted to practice in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania state and federal courts, various United States Circuit Courts of Appeals, and routinely represents clients in other jurisdictions through pro hac vice admissions.
Steve sits on the Board of Directors of the Lehigh Lawyers Association and is an active member of the New York and New Jersey Bar Associations. He has been named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers in the area of Civil Litigation for each of the last 7 years.