Maslon is pleased to announce that Steve Schleicher, attorney in Maslon's Litigation Group, has been selected as a 2016 "Attorney of the Year" by Minnesota Lawyer. The 2016 honorees were chosen based on their leadership in the profession, involvement in major cases or other newsworthy events, excellence in corporate or transactional services, and public service.
Steve recently joined Maslon's Litigation Group following exemplary service as the Deputy Criminal Chief of the Special Prosecutions Section with the U.S. Attorney's Office. His remarkable work on the prosecution team that resolved the Jacob Wetterling case helped bring both justice and closure to the circumstances surrounding the tragedy.
Steve has over 21 years' experience as a trial lawyer and concentrates his work on high stakes civil litigation and products liability cases as well as investigative and white-collar criminal matters. Before joining Maslon, Steve served as a prosecuting attorney for more than two decades, including 13 years in the U.S. Attorney's Office where he was the Deputy Criminal Chief of the Special Prosecution Section (2014-2016) and the St. Paul Branch Chief.
To read a full list of honorees, go to: 2016 Attorneys of the Year.
View Steve's profile in the special section "Attorneys of the Year 2016" in the online version of Minnesota Lawyer.