CHARLOTTE, NC –– Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is pleased to announce that Charlotte partner Steven (“Steve”) A. Meckler has been included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018. This is Steve’s sixth consecutive year of receiving this recognition.
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Steve’s practice focuses primarily on representing corporations with respect to complex business, product liability, construction and real property litigation. He is licensed in North and South Carolina and practices in both the state and federal courts. Steve also has extensive experience in representing clients in a variety of administrative actions with various state agencies.
Steve is an active Rotarian and serves on the Executive Board of the Make-A-Wish Foundation for Central and Western North Carolina. He also chaired the Mecklenburg County Civil Superior Courts Committee that re-wrote the 26th Judicial District Superior Court Division Civil Rules and is a graduate of the FBI Citizen's Academy.
Steve received his J.D. from Case Western Reserve University.
Founded in 1925, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 260 lawyers and five offices in Toledo and Columbus, Ohio; Tampa and Sarasota, Florida; and Charlotte, North Carolina. Shumaker is a premier provider of quality legal services. Whether it's commitment to clients or work in the community, involvement lies at the core of all of Shumaker’s initiatives.