Steve graduated from Simpson College with a BA in Political Science. He then earned his law degree from the Drake University School of Law in 2012. In addition tohis law degree, Stephen also graduated with a Public Service Certificate for his extensive work providing pro bono legal services to under served Iowans during his law school career.
After being admitted to the Iowa Bar in September of 2012, Stephen began practicing law in Warren County. While in Warren County, he worked on a variety of matters such as criminal, family law, and estate planning. Now with the Hope Law Firm, Stephen focuses almost exclusively on family law issues including divorces and child custody cases.
Stephen is a member of the Family Law Section of the Iowa State Bar Association, the Polk County Bar Association,the Warren County Bar Association and the Iowa Association for Justice.