601 S. Figueroa St
Los Angeles, CA 90013
d. (213) 426-2614
Steven Ellis is a partner in Goodwin’s Financial Industry and Consumer Financial Services Litigation practices. Recognized as a Southern California “Super Lawyer,” he has extensive experience in the defense of class action lawsuits in both federal and state courts across the country.
Mr. Ellis has represented prominent financial institutions, insurance companies and other major corporations in cases involving home mortgage loans, credit card processing, loan servicing, money transfers and other financial services. In addition to his Consumer Financial Services work, he has also worked on complex commercial litigation matters and business disputes in arbitrations and in court proceedings at both the trial and appellate levels, defended pharmaceutical companies in product liabilities in state and federal courts and advised clients on compliance with state unclaimed property (“escheat”) laws.
Mr. Ellis maintains an active pro bono practice and has been honored with numerous awards for his work, including the ACLU Foundation of Southern California’s Access to Justice Award, the Pro Bono Advocacy Award and the Wiley W. Manuel Award.