Biography

Steve has expertise in valuation for financial reporting (ASC 820) and purchase price allocations (ASC 805), as well as extensive public sector and P3 advisory valuation experience working with the US government, local municipalities, military service, colleges, and universities. He’s the national leader of the firm’s real estate Consulting Valuation Services group.

Steve focuses on valuation for financial reporting, fair value of real estate debt, corporate real estate, merger and acquisitions, equity interests, bankruptcy and reorganization, public and private tax incentives, and litigation and disputes. He also provides market feasibility studies, cash flow analysis, highest and best use studies, and tax benefit studies.

Steve has corporate real estate experience in asset monetization strategies, lease impairment estimates, M&A activities, and site location analysis. He’s also qualified as a real estate valuation expert in US Bankruptcy Court and Pima County Superior Court.

Prior to joining Moss Adams, Steve served 27 years at Big Four firms, including 15 years as managing director in transaction real estate.

External Publications

  • "Litigation Services Handbook" (Real Estate Litigation: Chapter 34, Sixth Edition, 2017)
  • "Litigation Services Handbook" (Real Estate Litigation: Chapter 26, Fifth Edition, 2012)

Professional Affiliations

  • Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, in several states
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker, Arizona
  • Member, Appraisal Institute (MAI)

Education

  • BS, finance and real estate, Arizona State University