Steve is a partner at Rendigs, Fry, Kiely & Dennis, LLP. His practice focuses on business law, estate planning, trust administration, and the defense of professional liability claims. These practice areas include corporate law, commercial and malpractice litigation. He regularly handles negotiations, acquisitions and leasing of commercial properties. Steve also assists small businesses in all aspects of initial startup including entity selection and formation as well as the sale and purchase of a business. His litigation experience includes numerous trials in State and Federal court both prosecution and defending contract disputes, will contests, fiduciary and professional liability claims, and personal injury lawsuits. His professional affiliations include the Cincinnati Bar Association, the Ohio State Bar Association, the Hamilton County Common Pleas Court Arbitration (Chairman), and the Clermont County Common Pleas Court Arbitration (Chairman). He is also involved with the Volunteer Lawyers for the Poor. Steve is a 1982 graduate of Xavier University, and a 1985 graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Law.