Judge Steele was an original founding principal and member of Signature Resolution. He has over 35 years of legal experience as a transactional lawyer, trial lawyer, in-house counsel for both public and private companies, and Los Angeles Superior Court Judge. He has a reputation for being thoroughly prepared as well as highly creative. In the first four years since his retirement, Judge Steele has been involved in the resolution of over 500 disputes totaling approximately $2 billion in controversy. In addition to his undergraduate degree in economics, law degree and MBA, Judge Steele has also completed a graduate program in tax law.