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Orfalea College of Business

Stephen Stern

Stephen Stern

Office 92-C103
Phone 805-756-1724

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Adjunct Accounting & Law Faculty

Stephen Stern

A lawyer with an entrepreneurial focus, Stephen has created or assisted in the development of numerous small businesses. These include a celebrity rock band Rockers Collective, corporate speakers and events through The University of Rock and Roll, and numerous local businesses with state and national reach. Stephen’s law practice focuses on a full-range of legal services for business start-ups and small business, from business structure to founders agreements and stock award programs to registering and protecting intellectual property (copyrights, trademarks and patents). His law firm also specializes in asset protection, including estate planning, wills, trusts, off-shore accounts and bankruptcy.

Stephen brings together his education and real-world experiences into the classroom for students to better understanding the environment in which they live and may soon participate in as employees, executives and business owners. His interests include travel, triathlons, surfing/paddle boarding and yoga.

Academic Background:

B.S. Journalism, Northern Arizona University
Master’s in Education, Northern Arizona University
Juris Doctorate in Law, Washburn University School of Law

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