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Steger, Mike



I am the founder managing partner of the Law Offices of Michael D. Steger, PC, which provides effective legal solutions for business.

We focus on intellectual property, entertainment, litigation, and corporate and other business matters.  Whether in business transactions, litigation and other disputes, or counseling behind the scenes, I provide value and cost-effective services to the companies and individuals

My intellectual property practice includes trademark registration and prosecution, copyright registration, trade secrets and other intellectual property litigation, and counseling on corporate branding.  In 2010, New York Enterprise Report magazine named me “Best Intellectual Property Attorney for Growing Businesses”.  My entertainment practice focuses on film, television, Internet and music projects, and he represents producers, artists, writers, directors and production companies.  Among other matters, I handle film, television and online financing, production, distribution and syndication agreements.

The firm also maintains a broad commercial litigation practice, handling, intellectual property, entertainment, and other business litigation matters.

My corporate and business experience includes forming and dissolving corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships, as well as contract drafting and review, drafting buy-sell and other shareholder agreements, and handling investment transactions.  We frequently serve as outside general counsel for our clients, whose business range from cosmetics, food and beverage to furniture, marketing companies and financial services.

Before returning to private practice I spent five years as in-house counsel for Fox’s “America’s Most Wanted” and the syndicated “Final Justice.”

(646) 517-0600




Licensed in New York, California, Virginia and the District of Columbia





Dessberg, Claudio


Russ, Adam

Adam RussAdam H. Russ is a litigation partner and co-founder of the New York Law Firm of Wasser and Russ. He is admitted to practice in New York, Massachusetts and Illinois and the US District court, Northern District of Illinois and the Southern and Eastern District of New York.

Mr. Russ represents clients in a wide range of state and federal suits, arbitrations and mediations involving insurance runoff and agency disputes, complex contract and commercial claims, business torts, declaratory actions, bad faith and insurance coverage claims, wrongful termination and employment matters.

Mr. Russ has prosecuted and defended actions for clients in a variety of industries, including insurance, manufacturing, banking, health care, real estate, construction, sanitation, and art dealers/auctions. email: adam@wassruss.com web: www.wassruss.com 212-430-6040