von Briesen & Roper, S.C.
Steve Carlson is a shareholder in the Milwaukee office of von Briesen & Roper, s.c. He is a member of the Litigation & Risk Management Practice Group and a member of the firm’s cross-practice Manufacturing team. His practice focuses on aggressively, yet cost-effectively, protecting the interests of clients in the industrial and manufacturing sector. Steve also has a strong background representing clients in the health care, transportation, insurance and financial services industries.
Steve defends companies against product liability, asbestos, toxic tort, fire loss, workplace accident and other tort claims. He also handles both plaintiff and defense-side cases for companies in commercial and business disputes. Steve has extensive experience in state and federal courts in Wisconsin, Illinois and many other states across the nation. He represents clients in all phases of litigation from initial fact investigation and strategy to discovery, motion practice, mediation, arbitration, trial and appeal. Importantly, but less visibly, Steve also advises clients prior to litigation to help avert lawsuits. Steve also works collaboratively with the firm’s deep bench of Manufacturing attorneys who assist clients with intellectual property, OSHA, antitrust, environmental, tax and labor & employment issues.
Steve began his career in Chicago and he continues to devote a considerable amount of his practice to defending and prosecuting cases in Illinois for Wisconsin companies looking for experienced counsel a little closer to home.