As a practicing attorney from 1982 – 2012, Steve worked closely with dozens of buyers and sellers of businesses and real estate projects in the USA and Mexico. He helped small and mid-size businesses develop their strategic plans, performed due diligence investigations and financial analysis for mergers and acquisitions, and handled complex negotiations with business financing sources.
Steve has 34 years of management, financial, real estate, and legal experience. He has prepared and implemented business plans for companies with annual revenue up to $ 50 Million, and supervised business financing strategies with accredited investors, venture capital groups, private equity funds, and international investors. He has also supervised real estate acquisitions, managed the development of large residential and commercial projects, and represented small and mid-size businesses in business, financial, and real estate litigation.
Steve received his Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Southern Methodist University School of Law in Dallas, and his Bachelor of Arts in Government from The University of Texas at Austin.
Outside of his work with Transworld, Steve serves as a Director of Mission World, a non-profit religious and charitable organization with community development projects in the USA and Honduras.