Current View:

This content is provided by Steve Wolosky.

Practice Areas

Activist & Equity Investment Practice Co-Chair


Spearheaded Olshan’s Activist Practice for more than 25 years. Acknowledged as leading lawyer in the country and worldwide on advising hedge funds and investment partnerships on activist situations including Starboard Value’s unprecedented victory in its election contest against Darden Restaurants and H Partners to an unprecedented withhold campaign victory at Tempur Sealy. Led over 500 proxy contests for board representation.

Professional Memberships

Chairman of the Federal Law Enforcement Foundation; New York State Bar Association


J.D., Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law; Member, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law Law Review; B.A., Brooklyn College of the City University of New York. "Leading Lawyer" in The Legal 500 U.S. in M&A/corporate and commercial - Corporate Governance for 2018; The Best Lawyers in America in the field of Securities/Capital Markets Law from 2013-2019; Martindale-Hubbell AV ("Preeminent") rated; New York Super Lawyer since 2006.