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Practice Areas


  1. Employment & Labor: 34%
  2. Discrimination: 33%
  3. Wrongful Termination: 33%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Eric Paltell

    Steve is at the top of the list of lawyers to whom I refer employment cases. He provides practical and effective advice at reasonable rates.


    Eric Paltell Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Lebau & Neuworth, LLC

606 Baltimore Avenue #201
Towson, MD, 21204-4097


ILNot Authorized To Practice Law - Not Currently Registered,Has Not Demonstrated Required MCLE Compliance198508/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerMaryland Super Lawyers2013
Maryland Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2013
Super LawyerMaryland Super Lawyers2012
ListedBest Lawyers in America2012
Super LawyerMaryland Super Lawyers2011
ListedBest Lawyers in America2011
Super LawyerMaryland Super Lawyers2010
ListedBest Lawyers in America2010
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerLebau & Neuworth, LLC1998 - Present
AssociatePiper & Marbury (Now Dla Piper)1992 - 2000
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Disablity Rights Legal CenterAttorney Member2010 - Present
Taxpayers Against FraudMember2009 - Present
National Employment Lawyers AssociationEagle Member2000 - Present
Maryland Employment Lawyers AssociationMember2000 - Present
American Association for Justice, Employment Rights SectionMember2000 - Present
Maryland Association for JusticeAttorney Member2000 - Present
Maryland Employment Lawyers AssociationFounding Member2000 - Present
Metropolitan Washington Employment Lawyers AssociationMember2000 - Present
American Cancer SocietyMember2000 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Cross v. Fleet Reserve Assocationsettled
Rutherford v. CRUprevailed at trial
John Doe v. Williams Mechanicssettled
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Publication NameTitleDate
Baltimore Business JournalLebau Quoted About Explosion of Wage-Hour Lawsuits In Restaurant Industry2013
EEOC TAPS ProgramBest Practices2012
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
George Washington UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
EEOC TAPSEEOC - Discharge & Discipline2012
EEOC TAPSEEOC Accomodations2011