Before joining HALPERN, Steven served as Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, Legal, Consumer and Commercial Lending at Conseco Finance Corp, now a part of Green Tree Servicing LLC. Prior to that, Steven worked as in-house counsel for Norwest Bancorporation (now Wells Fargo), St. Paul Companies (now Travelers), and Arcadia Financial Ltd. While serving in these roles, Steven gained extensive experience in consumer, mortgage and commercial lending and servicing. Steven is a graduate of Carleton College and Washington University’s School of Law. He is licensed to practice in Minnesota.