Steve was a founding partner of Cohen Johnson and has earned a reputation for his skill and experience. However, his ties to Las Vegas predate his professional life. Raised in Las Vegas, Steve attended the University of Nevada Las Vegas and graduated in 1978 with a degree in business administration. After attending law school at Arizona State, he linked up with life long friend Stan Johnson to start the firm in 1986. Together they have established an impeccable reputation in the areas of civil litigation, corporate and commercial real estate, gaming and casino litigation, corporate start-up companies, and served as counsel to national and international corporations and casinos. Steve also has extensive experience in both jury and court trials and mediation.
Steve has cultivated many valuable connections though out his professional life and works tirelessly to leverage them for the benefit of the firm and his clients. He is a proud member of the National Association of Trial Lawyers and has served on numerous political, humanitarian, and charity boards assisting with their events and fund raisers. He is a proud UNLV alumni and rarely misses a chance to cheer them to victory.