Steven Prawitt

Steven Prawitt is an Associate at JFB Legal. Steven started with JFB Legal as a Law Clerk, working on a large commercial dispute in New York state court with tens of millions of dollars at stake. Steven’s practice today includes representation of a large national bank, high-net-worth individuals, and a cryptocurrency exchange. He works with a small team on dozens of open matters, including regulatory inquiries, enforcement actions, and private lawsuits in multiple jurisdictions and forums. At JFB Legal, Steven has learned the value of rigorous preparation and attention to detail. At William & Mary Law School, Steven attained an early-practice certification to defend indigent clients in Virginia state courts. He was an active member of the Moot Court team, competing in national tournaments and serving as director of recruitment.


  • William & Mary Law School, J.D., 2022
    • The Bushrod T. Washington Moot Court Tournament, Director Public Discourse Initiative, President
  • Utah State University, B.S., Political Science, 2018
    • Government Relations Council, Lobbying Chair USUSA Dedication to Excellence Award USU Men’s Volleyball

Office of the Public Defender, Fredericksburg, VA (Summer 2020)

  • Third-year Practice Intern – Represented indigent clients charged with misdemeanor offenses in Virginia. Tried cases, argued bond motions, and negotiated and presented plea agreements in General District Court, Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court, and Circuit Court in Spotsylvania County, Virginia. Assisted with research and preparation for felony cases. Conducted client interviews, jail visits, and witness interviews in the interest of client-centered representation.

BrownGreer PLC, Richmond, VA (Summer 2019)

  • Summer Law Clerk – Evaluated claim packages related to the 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting settlement. Reviewed medical and financial documents to recommend claim value under the claims administration protocol. Prepared Notices of Allocation for hundreds of potential claimants.

Deputy Campaign Manager, Logan, UT (Summer-Fall 2018)

  • Staffed the most successful independent campaign for the U.S. House of Representatives in state history. Directed all grassroots and canvassing efforts with over 500 volunteers. Oversaw political events and debate preparation. Drafted press releases, policy positions, and outreach messaging with the candidate and staff.

Bar Admissions
  • Virginia