Steven's Profile

Steven is an experienced Associate in the Firm's Real Estate Practice Group. A Certified Public Accountant licensed in the State of Alabama, he began his career in 2007 at public accounting firm Deloitte & Touche LLP. During his tenure with Deloitte, Steven served on the audits of several large public companies throughout the Southeast in industries including banking, retail, real estate investment trusts, manufacturing, and hotel & casinos.

Upon entering law school, Steven continued his work with Deloitte's audit practice. During his final year of law school, Steven co-edited Real Estate Handbook: Land Laws of Alabama, 9th Edition (with Robert McCurley, Jr.) and Alabama Legislation, 8th Edition (with the Alabama Law Institute and Robert McCurley, Jr.). Prior to joining Maynard, Steven worked for an Alabama-based law firm where his practice included corporate and tax law, real estate law, and trust and estate administration. He also has experience with litigation consulting, primarily advising clients on complex accounting matters.

Steven's Awards

  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Real Estate Law, Tax Law(2021)

Steven's Affiliations and Civic Involvement

  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • Alabama State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Bar Admissions

State Bar: Alabama

U.S. District Court: Alabama (Northern)

Education
  • University of Alabama School of Law
    • (2018, LL.M. in Taxation, summa cum laude)

  • Cumberland School of Law
    • (2014, J.D., cum laude, Scholar of Merit)

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
    • (2007, M.B.A.)
  • Auburn University
    • (2005, B.S.B.A. in Accountancy, Beta Alpha Psi)

Thursday, August 20, 2020

168 Maynard Cooper & Gale Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers© in America 2021

Birmingham, AL. (August 20, 2020) Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that 168 of the Firm’s attorneys have been recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, a peer-review guide highlighting attorneys with significant achievements in their areas of practice. With 76 practice areas listed...

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Monday, April 16, 2018

STEVEN STROTHER JOINS MAYNARD COOPER REAL ESTATE GROUP

Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce the addition of Steven W. Strother, Jr. to the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group. Steven joins the Firm’s Birmingham office as an Associate. A Certified Public Accountant licensed in the State of Alabama, Steven began his career in 2007 at public accounting...

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Thursday, March 29, 2018

MAYNARD COOPER & GALE EARNS HIGH RANKINGS IN THE 2018 CHAMBERS USA, AMERICA’S LEADING LAWYERS FOR BUSINESS

Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that the Firm and many of its attorneys have earned distinguished rankings in the 2018 edition of Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, the highly respected referral directory of the legal industry. Chambers USA ranked Maynard Cooper as one of the...

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