Approachable, responsive and energetic describe Steve perfectly. His clients give him five-star ratings for easing their anxiety and getting their cases handled quickly and with favorable outcomes.His peers describe him as “compassionate, caring, and extremely knowledgeable, you are in good hands with Steve Parke.”
Born on a Chippewa Indian Reservation in Minnesota and raised in Southern Utah, he learned early that criminal law, the police and individual rights often collide in an open and free society. Experience led him to an interest in law and specifically personal injury, criminal law and civil rights.
Opting to transition from Utah jeweler with a degree in diamond grading to law student at William S. Boyd Law School at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas remains an easy decision. His winning personality shone as a law student, helping him ascend to leadership positions as student body president and co-founding and serving as president of the Real Estate Law Society.
While at law school, he taught pro bono courses on bankruptcy through Legal Aid of Southern Nevada. Additionally, he served as an intern in the Clark County Public Defender’s office. He found his place in the world, defending the people who most need a strong advocate.
Steve has received many awards and accolades including the Lionel Sawyer Collins’ Most Valuable Student Award and a Dean’s Award. Since law school, he’s established his own law practice where he’s been recognized as one of the Top 100 Lawyers in Las Vegas by MyVegas Magazine, as well as being honored by the National Trial Lawyers of America.