Steven has represented very diverse clients, in cases involving a wide variety of legal and factual issues over a thirty year period, his experience has given him the ability to pragmatically develop and execute litigation strategies to achieve the best “total” result for the client.

Steven has represented very diverse clients, in cases involving a wide variety of legal and factual issues over a thirty year period, his experience has given him the ability to pragmatically develop and execute litigation strategies to achieve the best “total” result for the client.

Partner

Steven D. Ateshoglou

Steven’s legal career has spanned more than thirty years. He has represented hundreds of businesses and individuals in civil and criminal cases, in state and federal court. He has litigated complex legal issues involving property damage and insurance subrogation, waivers and releases, personal injuries and wrongful death, individual freedoms and constitutional rights, professional and fiduciary duties and standards of care, contractual breaches and commercial disputes, equity interests and derivative claims. Steven has extensive trial and appellate experience. He has represented both plaintiffs and defendants at the trial level, including many jury and non-jury trials to verdict. He has also served as appellate counsel in numerous cases in the First and Second Department and in the New York State Court of Appeals.

Steven is a member of the New York State Bar Association and the New York State Trial Lawyers Association. He is a frequent continuing legal education lecturer on trial techniques and evidence. He is also a member and former president of the Hellenic Lawyers Association of New York.

 

Education

Fordham University - College of Business Administration, B.S. Finance, 1983
Tulane University - School of Law, J.D., 1986

Bar Admissions

New York, 1987
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, 1992
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 1992