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Steven O'Brien was born and raised in Stillwater, MN and in 2009 formed the Law Office of Steven M. O'Brien in the heart of his hometown. Steve received his bachelors degree with a major in finance from the University of St. Thomas and his Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law in San Diego, CA.


Steve's practice focuses on transactions and litigation of matters relating to business and commercial law, real property law, employment law, consumer law, estate planning and probate, and property tax appeals. 


Steve is an active member of a number of organizations, including the Minnesota Bar Association (Business, Real Property and Tax Sections), Ramsey County Bar Association, Washington County Bar Association, and the American Bar Association. He is also an active member of the Stillwater Lions Club and the Stillwater Area Chamber of Commerce. He loves being outdoors in his free time and enjoys marathons, golfing, basketball and just about any other "active" activity that pops up.


Practice areas

  1. Business: 50%
    8 years
  2. Real Estate: 25%
    8 years
  3. Litigation: 20%
  4. Estate Planning: 5%
    8 years



Hourly ($175-225/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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Contact info

Law Office of Steven M. O'Brien

901 S. Third Street
Suite 204
Stillwater, MN, 55082

901 S Third St #204
Po Box 14
Stillwater, MN, 55082



MNNot Authorized - Suspended For Non-Payment Of Fees200907/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Steven M. O'Brien2009 - Present
Vice PresidentClassique Eyewear, Inc.2007 - 2008
Law ClerkLaw Office of Robert A. Waller, Jr.2006 - 2007
Law ClerkEckberg, Lammers, Briggs, Wolff and Vierling PLLP2005 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Stillwater Lions ClubMember2010 - Present
Stillwater Area Chamber of CommerceMember & Ambassador2009 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMember; Real Estate, Business & Civil Litigation Sections2009 - Present
Ramsey County Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
19th District Bar Association - Wash CtyMember2009 - Present
Legal Assistance of Washington County, Inc.Volunteer Attorney2009 - Present
IGNITE - Stillwater Young ProfessionalsMember2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember; Business, Real Estate & Solo/Small Firm Sections2003 - Present
San Diego County Bar AssociationMember2003 - 2006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
California Western School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of Saint Thomas (Houston, TX)FinanceBA - Bachelor of Arts2003