Steve is Co-Chair of the McNees Real Estate Law Group.

He served as the Firm’s managing attorney from October 2002 to October 2006. Steve’s practice includes (1) counseling developers and other property owners with respect to zoning and land use matters; (2) representation of individual and business clients in obtaining zoning, subdivision and land development approvals; (3) representation of developers and lenders in sophisticated real estate transactions; and (4) handling a wide variety of residential and commercial leasing matters.

Steve resides in Newville, Pennsylvania.


State University of New York at Buffalo, B.S., 1980, summa cum laude

State University of New York at Buffalo, M.B.A., 1981, with honors

Yale Law School, J.D., 1984, Yale Law Journal, Senior Editor 1983-1984; Law Clerk to The Hon. Max Rosenn, 3rd Cir. 1984-1985


The Best Lawyers in America®, Real Estate, 2008-present

Harrisburg Best Lawyers® Real Estate Law Lawyer of the Year, 2012, 2016

Pennsylvania Super Lawyers®, 2004

Select Lawyers, 2016

Local Legal Leader, 2016


Pennsylvania Bar Association

Dauphin County Bar Association

American Bar Association


U.S. District Court – Middle District of Pennsylvania

U.S. District Court – District of Columbia

U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit

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