Steve has a broad practice in government relations, administrative law, utility law and civil litigation. He has represented the State of New Hampshire and all of its agencies as well as private clients in litigation in state and federal court including New Hampshire state courts, federal district courts, appellate courts and the United States Supreme Court. Steve has taught trial practice courses in New Hampshire and for the National Association of Attorneys General. In his administrative law practice, Steve has represented or appeared before most of the state boards including the Board of Registration in Medicine, the Public Employees Labor Relations Board, the Board of Tax and Land Appeals, and the Supreme Court Committee on Character and Fitness. He has also spoken before the Governor and Executive Council in order to obtain approval for state contracts on many occasions. He has lobbied for and against legislation on behalf of the Attorney General. Steve has represented clients in the electric and water industries before the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. In addition to the State of New Hampshire, Steve has represented national corporations including Taco Bell and U-Haul. He has also represented individuals and small companies. He has extensive experience with alternate dispute resolution including the successful conclusion of a settlement negotiation involving 40 parties over a three year period which revolutionized the electric utility system in New Hampshire.