J.D., Boston College
Steven grew up in San Rafael, California. After graduating with honors in philosophy and economics at the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington, he attended Boston College law school. There, he served as Managing Editor of the Boston College International and Comparative Law Review and earned a commencement award for his editorial work. In his third year Steven worked with the District Attorney’s office Appeals Unit in Bristol County, where he helped author and successfully defend an appeal involving a sexual assault conviction. Steven practiced law at a litigation firm in Boston before returning to academia to pursue a career in teaching and research.