Saint Louis University School of Law,
J.D., cum laude, 2003
Order of the Woolsack
B.A., magna cum laude, 2000
Missouri USDC, Eastern District
Illinois USDC, Southern District
Missouri USDC, Western District
US Ct Appeals, 8th Circuit (Covers AR, IA, MN, MO, NE, ND, SD)
American Bar Association
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
Included in "Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers" Rising Stars list, 2013-Present
Thompson Coburn LLP
Brown & James, P.C.
Adjunct Professor of Business Law, 2006-2007
Stephen aggressively defends companies against consumer class action lawsuits in state and federal courts throughout the country as a member of Thompson Coburn's Business Litigation and Class Action departments.
He focuses his practice on defending consumer class actions and has defended companies in cases involving allegations of consumer fraud, product defect, false advertising, unfair trade practices and a number of other state and federal consumer protection laws. In addition to class actions, he has represented clients in other complex business and commercial litigation including cases involving shareholders rights, fiduciary duty claims and contract disputes.
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