Steve graduated from the USC School of Law in 1992. As a student, he was named to the "Order of the Wig and Robe" for superior academic achievement. Additionally, Steve was part of the "Mock Trial Competition" winning team at USC, which represented USC in the Southeastern regional of the national competition.
Steve served as a state court prosecutor from 1992 to 1994. His primary case load consisted of prosecuting DUI, Felony DUI, Reckless Homicide and Traffic offenses.
In 1997, Steve opened his own practice as a criminal defense attorney, with a special focus on defending clients accused of DUI, Felony DUI, all driving offenses and drug cases.
Steve currently represents clients in over 25 courts in Upstate South Carolina. These courts include Greenville, Anderson, Spartanburg, Pickens and Laurens counties; as well as the city/municipal courts of Greenville, Anderson, Spartanburg, Simpsonville, Mauldin, Greer, Fountain Inn, Easley, Clemson, Central, and Laurens.
University of South Carolina School of Law
Professional Associations & Memberships
South Carolina Super Lawyers
The National Trial Lawyers – Top 100 Trial Lawyers
National College for DUI Defense
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
American Bar Association – Criminal Justice Section
South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association
South Carolina Bar Association
South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Greenville Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Honors and Awards
Order of the Wig and Robe, University of South Carolina School of Law