O’Melveny Worldwide

Steve Grossman has extensive experience in a broad range of corporate finance and securities law matters, including mergers and acquisitions, public and private offerings, investment fund and financing, and structured finance transactions. He assists public clients in answering complex disclosure and regulatory questions. In addition, he has counseled Boards of Directors and management in the area of SEC and self-regulatory organization investigations.

Steve has represented a number of clients in the entertainment and media, Internet, telecommunications, securities, health care, information services, fund management, airline and leasing industries. He has been active in: structuring and negotiating acquisitions, joint ventures, divestitures and investments; advising issuers and underwriters in high yield, investment grade debt and equity offerings; and counseling companies on public disclosure and filings. His clients include private equity sponsor groups, investment banks and other participants including management in leveraged acquisitions.


Bar Admissions

  • California
  • District of Columbia


  • University of Southern California, J.D., 1982: Managing Editor, Southern California Law Review
  • Stanford University, B.A., 1979

Honors & Awards

  • Recognized by Best Lawyers® for Securities / Capital Markets Law and Mergers & Acquisitions Law in Century City, CA (2022-2024); Steven has been listed in Best Lawyers® since 2006 and he has also been named “Lawyer of the Year” (Securities / Capital Markets Law) in local jurisdiction (2021)

Professional Activities


  • State Bar of California, Business Law Sections
  • American Bar Association