STEVEN (STEVE) M. WOLOCK, shareholder, focuses his practice on complex litigation in the areas of professional liability defense law on behalf of lawyers and other professionals, and insurance coverage, employment, commercial, and appellate law.
He earned his law degree from the University of Michigan Law School in 1985 and obtained a Bachelor’s of Science in economics from the University of California at Santa Cruz in 1977.
Since 2008, Steve’s peers have continually selected him for inclusion in the annual edition of Best Lawyers in America in the areas of legal malpractice law-defendants and professional malpractice law-defendants. Since 2007, his peers also have continually chosen him for inclusion in the Michigan edition of Super Lawyers for his work in professional liability defense. The Top Lawyers edition of DBusiness Magazine has, since 2010, regularly selected Steve for inclusion in matters of legal malpractice.
Law Bulletin Media has named Steve a Michigan Leading Lawyer in the areas of Commercial Litigation, Insurance Coverage & Reinsurance Law and Professional Malpractice Defense Law: Legal, Technical and Financial. Since 2002, Martindale Hubbell has recognized Steve with its highest peer rating standard, AV Preeminent. This ranks him at the highest level of professional excellence for legal knowledge, communication skills, and ethical standards.
Steve has served on the Michigan State Court Administrative Office Dispute Resolution Rules Committee and on the Michigan State Court Administrative Office Mediation Confidentiality and Standards of Conduct Committee. In 2009, Michigan’s governor appointed him to a four-year term to serve as the attorney member of the Michigan State Board of Accountancy. Steve serves as a hearing panelist for the State Bar of Michigan Attorney Discipline Board.