Stephen is a practicing entertainment law for close to twenty (20) years and has been involved in the entertainment industry for close to forty (40) years. His clients include film, television, and theatre companies, actors/actresses, musicians, and many authors and painters.
In addition to his law practice, he is a producer with credits in film, television, theatre, and music. He is also a professor at numerous colleges and is currently the Chair of the Community Advisory Committee to the Scottsdale School of Film+Theatre and is a member of the Arizona Production Association and serves on the Membership Committee.
He received his undergraduate degree from Fordham University in Religious Studies, graduating summa cum laude. He then attended The University of Texas School of Law, where he co-founded The Texas Review of Entertainment and Sports Law (“TRESL”).
The Arizona Film and Digital Media Coalition, Inc. Is established to organize film, television, commercial, studio, casting, production, and similar entertainment industry professionals to attract, encourage and promote Media (motion picture, theater, television and digital) production in Arizona and coordinate and integrate those efforts and programs with all appropriate State and local governmental agencies, and to work closely with such agencies to enhance the economic vitality of the Arizona film and media communities through education, legislation, and public relations.