Stephen was called to the bar in 2008, entering practice as a barrister sole following a short stint in the public service. After practicing as a litigation solicitor from 2009 to 2011, Stephen returned to sole practice focusing on criminal and civil litigation.
Stephen's practice now primarily covers civil and commercial disputes, with the occasional criminal brief accepted.
Stephen grew up in Pukerua Bay, on the coast just north of Wellington. He has traveled extensively, and is developing a more global practice, having recently traveled to London as counsel in an International Arbitration.
Outside of the law, Stephen can either be found enjoying life with his family, training in martial arts, or pursuing one of his entrepreneurial endeavors.