Steven G. Gersten
Steven Gersten channels his competitive nature to achieve wins for his clients. He solves clients’ problems by weaving his thorough understanding of the facts with solid legal analysis, creating compelling presentations for judges and juries.
Prior to joining Stanton LLP, Steven practiced in the litigation section of Jones Day. There, he represented businesses in a wide range of commercial disputes, and conducted numerous internal investigations, both domestically and abroad, on behalf of Fortune 500 companies. Steven’s practice also included defending executives and other high-profile individuals in matters before the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Department of Justice.
Steven graduated magna cum laude from Washington University School of Law, where he was a two-time member of the National Moot Court Team and received the Judge Amandus Brackman Moot Court Award. He also served as a Senior Staff Editor on the Washington University Law Review and as an extern to the Honorable Raymond W. Gruender of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.
Steven is married to Shira Abramovitz, an adolescent and family therapist at the Excel Center of Lewisville. In their free time, they enjoy barbecuing in their backyard, watching the latest true-crime documentary, or catching a comedy show. Steven can also be found fighting custody and civil liberty battles for his pro bono clients or immersing himself in a Kurt Vonnegut novel.
Stanton LLP is known for high ethical standards and doing the right thing even when no one is watching.
General Counsel Escalante Golf, Inc.
Washington University School of Law
- Juris Doctor, magna cum laude
- Order of the Coif
- Senior Staff Editor, Washington University Law Review
- Washington University’s Judge Amandus Brackman Moot Court Award
- National Moot Court Team
- Best Brief - ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition (Regional Round)
Queens College (City University of New York)
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, cum laude
- High Honors in Psychology
Mevaseret Tzion Talmudic Law Seminary
- Studied Talmudic law for two years post-high school in Israel
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas