Steve is an accomplished trial lawyer respected for his skill in the courtroom as well as his exemplary ethical standard of practice. Having tried over 200 cases to jury verdict, Steve’s experience in the courtroom spans a wide range of issues including breach of fiduciary duty, theft of trade secrets, patent infringement, probate, breach of contract, environmental, election law, class action, mass torts, oil and gas, and professional malpractice defense.
In the first half of 2019, Steve has tried two multi-week jury trials involving multi-millions of dollars to successful jury verdicts and handled a multi-week arbitration that resulted in a successful outcome for the client. In recognition of his excellent advocacy, superb reputation and recent outstanding trial results, TEX-ABOTA named Steve the 2019 Lawyer of the Year and awarded him Diplomate Status.
He has represented Fortune 500 Corporations, some of Texas’s largest law firms, the Chief Justice of the Texas Supreme Court, family owned businesses, and individuals. Steve is committed to fostering the firm’s legacy of dedicated client advocates by continuing to lead strong trial teams, sharing his legal knowledge and serving the community.