Stephen   Houck
Special Counsel

Contact

Phone: 917.603.0286
Fax: 212.545.1656
Mailing: 10 East 40th Street ,
New York , NY   10016
Linkedin: Stephen Houck

PRACTICE FOCUS

Stephen D. Houck (Of Counsel) concentrates in the field of commercial litigation and antitrust. He has extensive commercial litigation experience.  Steve represented clients in a broad range of commercial disputes, arbitrations and tort actions. He also served as Vice President of the CPR Institute for Dispute Resolution and Co-Chair of the Homelessness Committee of the New York County Lawyers Association. Steve holds an A.B., magna cum laude, from Princeton University (1969) and a J.D. from Harvard Law School (1972).

Steve also has extensive antitrust experience includes both government service and private practice. While Chief of the Antitrust Bureau, New York State Attorney General’s Office (1995 to 1999), Steve acted as lead trial counsel for the 20 state plaintiffs in the government lawsuit against Microsoft. He has represented private clients, both plaintiffs and defendants, in numerous antitrust litigations as well as before government agencies. Steve is a member of the Executive Committee, and a former Chair, of the Antitrust Section of the New York State Bar Association, and has lectured and written on a variety of antitrust topics. He was the 2012 recipient of the William T. Lifland Award for distinguished service to the New York State Bar Association’s Antitrust Law Section and to the legal profession.

Peer Review Rating: AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5

 

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Practice Areas

Education & Admissions

  • Princeton University
  • Harvard Law School
  • New York

Activities

  • Executive Director, Center for State Enforcement of Antitrust and Consumer Protection Laws, Inc.
  • Board of Directors, Princeton Class of 1969 Community Service Fund, Member