Steve is a member of Husch Blackwell’s Energy and Natural Resources and Government Contracts groups. He focuses on litigation and arbitration of complex commercial disputes involving renewable energy, construction and government contracts.
Steve has extensive experience advising and representing renewable energy developers in the preparation and pursuit of warranty claims against several global original equipment manufacturers. He has also assisted renewable energy project owners on numerous transactional and corporate matters affecting day-to-day project operations, including compliance issues arising under contracts with the U.S. government agencies.
Steve’s construction and government contracts practice includes assisting owners, general contractors and subcontractors in claims or disputes in both state and federal court litigation and alternative dispute resolution proceedings. He has counseled on and litigated a broad array of legal disputes before the Government Accountability Office, the Boards of Contract Appeals, the Court of Federal Claims and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Prior to joining the firm, Steve was a special assistant and assistant attorney general in the Criminal Section of the Public Safety Division for the Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia. He served as a criminal prosecutor in traffic and misdemeanor criminal cases before the District of Columbia Superior Court.
Steve's recent experience includes: