Steve brings a fresh perspective and more than 30 years’ experience to bear in high-stakes class actions and appellate litigation.
Steve primarily assists clients with federal and state appeals and class actions. He co-chairs the firm’s Appellate Practice Group. He is ranked in Band 1 by Chambers USA for appellate litigation and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers, one of only four attorneys in the State of Colorado to have been inducted into the Academy.
Depth of Experience: Steve has handled more than 150 appeals and has presented more than 65 oral arguments in civil appeals in state and federal appellate courts. He has represented clients in a wide array of civil litigation matters, including commercial, constitutional, construction, employment, environmental, insurance, oil and gas, product liability, tort, and real estate litigation.
Broad Range of Jurisdictions: Steve has litigated multiple Federal District Courts in the 4th, 6th, 8th, 9th, and 10th Circuit Courts of Appeals, and in the U.S. Supreme Court. He has appeared before state appellate courts in numerous states across the country.