Steven received his J.D. cum laude from Brooklyn Law School, where he was an Edward V. Sparer Public Interest Law Fellow and a Brooklyn Law Students for the Public Interest (BLSPI) Fellow. During law school, Steven helped tenants fight unjust evictions as a summer intern at The Bronx Defenders and South Brooklyn Legal Services. Steven also interned for the Hon. Michelle Schreiber of the New York City Civil Court. Before law school, Steven was a paralegal at a real estate law firm in New York City. He received a B.A. in History cum laude from New York University.