San Diego, CA WW/Press/November 29, 2021 – Steven H. Wilhelm, Attorney & Founder of Steven H. Wilhelm, A.P.C. was selected as a President’s Circle Member into the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Whos Directories
The Law Offices of Steve Wilhelm is San Diego’s trusted business law firm. Currently offering multiple services in areas of business organization, tax law, employment law, commercial real estate, financing and Trusts & Estates Law, it’s primary focus being business transactional work and business litigation across the entire business spectrum. The firm takes a passionate approach on behalf of their clients, yet rational and experienced based to achieve the best possible results for each case.
With over four decades of experience law, Mr. Steve Wilhelm has certainly proven himself as an accomplished professional and expert in his field. With various firms in his past career, Mr. Wilhelm began his own practice, Steven H. Wilhelm, A.P.C, in 1980.
Prior to his career in law, Mr. Wilhelm went against his family tradition of attending Stanford, to instead attend the University of Kansas on academic and athletic scholarship, receiving his J.D. and B.S. in Social Studies, Political Science and Economics. With an impressive repertoire of athletic achievements and as a former Olympian alternate, (1972) Steven has demonstrated his intense drive and determination both personally and professionally as he spent his first year of law school splitting his time between his studies, a part time job and training for the Olympics. Preceding the creation of Steven H. Wilhelm A.P.C., Mr. Wilhelm was a law clerk to the Honorable Howard B. Turrentine, judge of the US District Court, Southern California District in San Diego from 1974 to 1975. Mr. Wilhelm then joined Sullivan, Jones and Archer where his primary focus was in complex securities fraud litigation and antitrust litigation.
In 1976, Mr. Wilhelm took a sabbatical to Kansas to obtain his license to practice law in Kansas and on his return, he joined the Law Offices of Joseph St. John, where Mr. Wilhelm handled complex civil litigation for the firm as well as establishing the infrastructure for the business and business litigation section of the firm.
Throughout his illustrious career, Steven has been recognized for outstanding leadership and commitment to his profession. He and his firm have been voted by peers one of the top business law firms in San Diego County, multiple years. They have also been honored by the Leading Lawyer Association, Lawyers of Distinction and Who’s Who of Top Attorneys of North America. For 2021, he is being considered for IAOTP’s Lifetime Achievement Award. He is a member of the California Bar Association, San Diego Bar Association, Consumer Attorneys of San Diego and the Kansas Bar Association. Mr. Wilhelm has an AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell since 1980 and has been recognized worldwide in numerous magazines and publications.
Looking back, Mr. Wilhelm attributes his success to his perseverance and staying passionate in all his business endeavors. When not working, he enjoys traveling and spending time with his family. In the future, he plans to continue to help businesses and individuals.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.