Stephen M. BourtinConnecticut Office Head
Stephen heads up the Stamford, Connecticut office of BLG. He has is often featured in the Connecticut press relating to employment matters, and has spent his career as a litigator practicing often relating to executive contract and whistleblower disputes, class action including wage/hour class action prosecution and defense, FINRA and securities litigations and general employment and non-compete litigation.
Stephen has also represented small business clients in defense of various governmental and regulatory investigations and relating to business employment policies and compliance. After graduating law school, Stephen served as a law clerk to the Honorable Richard W. Vollmer, Jr. of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Alabama.
Prior to joining the firm, Stephen was an associate in the Employment Law department of a national law firm and an associate for a top tier litigation firm. Stephen was Executive Editor of the Boston College Law School International and Comparative Law Review. Steve is a devout fan of the Yankees and Giants and lives in Fairfield County.
Named Top Lawyer in Fairfield County in 2015. Stephen was featured as one of Fairfield County's top labor and employment law attorneys in Westport Magazine's November/December 2015 issue.Lawyers of Disctinction Award
Steve Bourtin received the Lawyers of Distinction award, certifying him as a distinguished member of this nationwide group. This honor is bestowed upon the top 10 percent of attorneys operating in the U.S. and is granted only through consistently high recommendations of peers.
- New York
- Southern District of New York
- Eastern District of New York
- District of Connecticut
J.D., Boston College Law School, 2000
B.A., Boston College, 1996