J.D., University of South Dakota School of Law (1997)
B.A., History/Political Science, University of South Dakota (1992)
Steve, a Rapid City native, has been with the firm for twenty years. Steve specializes in the area of family law (including divorce, custody disputes, adoptions, child support proceedings, and much more) and real estate. Steve has extensive trial experience with child custody, property and business valuation disputes, child and spousal support, and resolution of high-conflict divorce cases.
Steve is a member of the South Dakota Bar Association, South Dakota Trial Lawyers Association, American Bar Association, and the Pennington County Bar Association. While attending law school, Steve was a member of the Client Counseling and Negotiations Board. After graduation, he served as a law clerk for South Dakota's Fourth Judicial Circuit Court before joining Bangs McCullen.
Steve devotes a great deal of time to the community. He is a member of the Rapid City Chamber of Commerce and volunteers for a multitude of youth athletic programs and non-profit boards. Outside the office, Steve enjoys being with family, traveling, camping/boating, and appreciating all the Black Hills has to offer.