Steve Sullivan is the Managing Attorney for Robert J. DeBry and Associates. He has dedicated his career to being an advocate for the many individuals he has represented over the years. Steve has successfully resolved hundreds of cases over the 30 years working at the firm.
As the firm’s legislative liaison, Steve has worked hard with legislators regarding legislation that affects Utahns rights when injured by others. Steve presently serves on the Legislative Committee for the Utah Association to Justice. During the legislative session, Steve can often be found in the Capitol supporting legislator’s work regarding Utahns rights. Over the years, there have been many instances where Utah insurance companies lobby legislators to pass legislation which may benefit the bottom line of the insurance industry, but would impact the rights of Utahns. Steve has worked hard with many legislators over the last many years to protect individual Utahns rather than insurance companies.
Steve has worked in many areas of personal injury including commercial trucking, claims against drunk drivers, product liability cases, medical malpractice claims, and automobile accidents. He gives individual attention to each client, and cares about helping them through the whole process of a personal injury claim, so they can repair their lives.
For over three decades, Steve has worked as a tireless advocate for his clients. He values his reputation of having high standards of personal and professional conduct.
Steve has served as President of the Utah Association of Justice. He presently serves as a Board Member on that organization. Steve is also a member of the American Association of Justice. Steve also served as President and Board Member of the Utah Bar Foundation.
Steve has also served on several key Utah Bar Committees. Those include the Utah Access to Justice Counsel, the Fee Arbitration Committee, and the Utah State Bar Committee on the Unauthorized Practice of Law.
From his hard work, he has been recognized with the 2015 Client Choice Award, holding a “Superior” rating of 10.0 by Avvo.com. In addition, Steve has been given the AV rating by Martindale Hubbell, which is the highest rating assigned by that organization. Steve has been listed as one of Utah’s Legal Elite by Salt Lake Magazine and has been listed as a Super Lawyer by the Super Lawyer organization.
Steve recently was appointed to the Board of Advisors for Lawyers of Distinction.
Steve’s education included an Undergraduate Degree from Utah State University in Political Science. He received his Law Degree at the University of Utah. Steve has worked at Robert J. DeBry and Associates for the last 31 years, and throughout that time has shown his dedication to his clients.
Steve feels a deep sense of commitment and obligation to every new client he works with. He truly wants to help his clients receive fair compensation for the injuries they have suffered and work with them as they go through the difficult process of a personal injury claim.
Steve also served as a Board Member for the YMCA of Northern Utah. In his free time, he likes driving the backroads of Utah on his motorcycle.
- Utah State University, B.A., 1979
- University of Utah, J.D., 1982
- American Association for Justice
- Utah Access to Justice Council, former co-chair
- Utah Association for Justice, past president
- Board of Governors
- Legislative Committee
- Utah Bar Foundation, past president
- Utah State Bar
- Fee Arbitration Committee, former chairman
- Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee, former chairman
- Martindale Hubbell, Utah Legal Elite
- Avvo Law
- Utah State Bar, 1982