Steve has extensive experience as lead counsel in major litigation, not only in Mississippi, but throughout the Southeast. He has tried well over 200 cases to conclusion and has tried cases in 59 of Mississippi’s 82 counties and in 17 different states. He has also tried over 100 arbitrations to conclusion.
Steve is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, and is included in The Best Lawyers in America®, in Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation, Products Liability and Bet-the-Company Litigation.
The Best Lawyers in America; Mid-South Super Lawyers; American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow; Mississippi Bar Foundation, Fellow; Benchmark Litigation, Litigation Star - Mississippi (2008-2019)
American College of Trial Lawyers, Past State Chair; American Board of Trial Advocates, Past State President; Supreme Court Historical Society; Defense Research Institute
JD, University of Mississippi School of Law (1973); BA, University of Mississippi (1970)