Stephen represents developers, owners, investors, lenders, borrowers, landlords, tenants, and managers in the, servicing, leasing, financing, purchase, sale, development and management of commercial and industrial real estate properties. His experience includes involvement on the development real estate properties, institutional and governmental financing, TIF financing, title, survey, zoning and other property issues. Stephen also advises clients in tax and organizational structuring of entities and transactions, partnership taxation, and the renewables industry on the management, purchase, sale and leasing of oil and mineral rights.
Prior to joining the firm, Stephen served was the Head of Special Assets Committee for Real Estate and Closely Held Companies at Stock Yards Bank & Trust.
University of Louisville, Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, J.D., 2002, cum laude
University of Florida, Levin College of Law, L.L.M., 2003, cum laude
Bellarmine College, B.A., Business Administration,1997, cum laude
Saint Xavier High School Alumni Hall of Honors Class of 2019
KFC Core Product and Labor Team Blue Chip Award, 1999
American Bar Association, Member
Kentucky Bar Association, Member
Louisville Bar Association, Member
Vice-Chair, Real Estate Section; Louisville Bar Association, 2006
Chair, Real Estate Section; Louisville Bar Association, 2007
Fellowship at Legal Aid Society, July-September 2005