Prior to joining Morrison & Foerster as an associate, Steven was a certified legal intern for the Penn Legal Assistance Office, as well as a Law and Policy intern for the ACLU of Northern California. In these capacities, Steven worked on various civil rights matters in U.S. federal and state courts that involved access to government benefits, rights to privacy, education equity, and administrative accountability. Before attending law school, he worked as a paralegal in Morrison & Foerster’s State + Local Tax and Litigation Departments.
Steven received his J.D. cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. At Penn Law, he was a winner of the law school’s Edwin R. Keedy Cup moot court competition after briefing and arguing an arbitration case before a panel of federal judges. He also served as an executive editor of the Journal of Constitutional Law, Co-Founder of the First Generation Professionals group, Political Director of Penn Law Lambda, and Captain of Penn’s team in the Williams Institute Moot Court on sexual orientation and gender law. Steven received his B.A. in political science from the University of California, Berkeley, where he graduated with high general distinction and highest departmental honors.Show More