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Wausau, WI 54402-8050
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As chair of the firm’s Business Transactions Practice Group, Steve works with clients to develop practical, creative solutions to their most important challenges. He believes strongly in serving clients as a trusted member of their team focused on providing advice clients can actually use.
With more than 20 years of experience, Steve’s practice involves a mix of both significant intellectual property and business law representation, giving him the perspective across both arenas to better serve clients. Specifically, Steve’s intellectual property practice includes trademark prosecution, trademark counseling and portfolio management, e-commerce and intellectual property licensing agreements, copyright matters, and intellectual property matters arising as part of business transactions. Steve also routinely advises clients in several areas of business law, including commercial and corporate law, real estate, and mergers and acquisitions. He has advised many clients of all sizes in various commercial transactions, including the following representations:
It has been said that “The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.” Steve believes in the power of travel and enjoys learning about the culture, history, art (and beers) of many countries outside the United States. When not working, Steve enjoys spending time with his wife and two children and golfing poorly.