Steve maintains a dynamic commercial real estate practice, acting for developers, lenders, vendors and purchasers, landlords and tenants, and for one of Calgary’s leading residential developers. Steve has extensive experience in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, municipal planning and subdivision, leasing law, condominium law, construction law and mortgage law. The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory identifies Steve as a Consistently Recommended lawyer for Property Development (real estate, land use, planning/municipal) and Property Leasing. Steve was identified as a leading Canadian lawyer for Property Development law in The 2020 Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada. He was also recognized as Band 1 in Alberta Real Estate by Chambers Canada for 2019. Steve completed his term as the President of the Law Society of Alberta in February 2013 and completed his term as President of the Federation of Law Societies of Canada in 2021 (he is currently the Past-President). He is also currently the Chair of the Advisory Board for the Alberta Lawyers Indemnity Association.