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Steven A. Venzie

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May 18, 1977

Bar Admissions:


New Jersey


Court Admissions:

The United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

The United States District Court for the District of Delaware


2005 Environmental Law Journal John M. Hyson Staff Achievement Award



The American Bar Association (ABA): Young Lawyers and General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Divisions; Forum on the Construction Industry; Litigation Section's Construction Litigation Committee; Expert Witness Committee

The Pennsylvania Bar Association: Young Lawyers Division; Civil Litigation Section

The Philadelphia Bar Association: Young Lawyers Division; State Civil Litigation Section; Environmental Law Committee

The New Jersey State Bar Association: Young Lawyers and Construction Law Sections

Delaware State Bar Association

Construction Industry

Board of Directors of the American Concrete Institute: Eastern Pennsylvania and Delaware Chapter

American Concrete Institute - International

Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc.: Delaware Chapter: Greenbuild and Future Leaders Committees

Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc.: Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter: Greenbuild and Membership Involvement Committees

Delaware Contractors Association: Co-Chair of Young Executives Committee

Delaware Valley Green Building Council: Green Schools Circle and Metro Emerging Professionals Committee

Pennsylvania Utility Contractors Association

Suburban Contractors Association of Pennsylvania

New Jersey Utility & Transportation Contractors Association




  • Villanova University School of Law - 2005
       Juris Doctor
       Staffwriter, Villanova Environmental Law Journal, 2004-2005
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison - 2000
       Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science with a concentration    in Conservation)
       Academic Minor in Environmental Studies
       Dean’s List, 1997


Prior to joining Venzie, Phillips and Warshawer in 2006 as an associate and focusing his practice in commercial and construction litigation, Mr. Venzie worked as a contract attorney for the law firm of Morgan, Lewis and Bockius, LLP in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where his practice focused on various stages of the discovery process for securities and employment discrimination cases. In addition, Mr. Venzie served as a legal intern for the Office of Regional Counsel of the United States Environmental Protection Agency, Region III in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where he worked on matters for the CERCLA/Superfund practice group. Mr. Venzie also interned as a summer law clerk for then President Judge Honorable Howard F. Riley, Jr. of the Chester County Court of Common Pleas in West Chester, Pennsylvania where his duties involved legal research and writing on various criminal matters.


In his spare time, Mr. Venzie is an active participant in many construction industry trade assocations and their committees. He is currently serving a three year term as a board member for the Eastern Pennsylvania and Delaware Chapter of the American Concrete Institute and was selected as the 2010-2012 Co-Chair of the Young Executives Committee for the Delaware Contractors Association. He is also a member of two committees of the Delaware Valley Green Building Council and will be taking the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED Green Associate exam in the summer of 2011. He also plays in adult ice hockey leagues in the West Chester, Pennsylvania area and was a member of Vermont Law School's ice hockey team in 2002-2003 where he spent his first year of law school.


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