Steve represents debtors, trustees, creditors, and committee in all aspects of bankruptcy litigation, including appeals.
Steve’s work on behalf of bankruptcy trustees has included the following examples:
Matters in which Steve has represented secured creditors include:
Prior to joining SulmeyerKupetz, Steve served as term law clerk for three years for the Honorable Erithe A. Smith, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Central District of California, and as an associate at a boutique bankruptcy law firm in Orange County. He is a member of the Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section of the Orange County Bar Association and the Orange County Bankruptcy Forum, as well as a former participant in the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges’ Honorable Cornelius Blackshear Fellowship Program and the Next Generation Program.
Steve is a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps having served honorably for four years.
State Bar of California
Central District of California
Southern District of California
U.S. Bankruptcy Appellate Panel of the Ninth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Chapman University School of Law – Juris Doctor (2012)
University of Michigan – Bachelor of Arts, History and Political Science (2007)