Stephen V. Cheatham
“Being entrusted with finding solutions is a role we thrive in.”
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Steve's career has focused on the banking and financial services sector, with an emphasis on real estate and commercial litigation. Having last served as Vice President and Associate General Counsel to New York Community Bank in its Contracts and Corporate Governance division, Steve understands the value of managing risks and achieving results in a proficient and cost-effective manner.
As Of Counsel to Buckley King, Steve negotiates contracts, real property leases and amendments, and reviews estoppel certificates and attornment and non-disturbance agreements involving real property leased from third party landlords. In addition, he litigates matters involving Articles 3 and 4 of the Uniform Commercial Code and foreclosures of commercial and residential real property. His recognitions include being named among the one of the Top Lawyers of Cleveland.
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D.
Yale University, B.A.
U.S. Court of Appeals - Sixth Circuit
U.S. District Court - Northern District of Ohio
U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Michigan