Steven L. Nelson  
     





Education

  • Western Illinois University (B.A., History, Political Science minor 1970)
  • Drake University Law School (J.D., 1976)
 
 
Bar Admissions
 
  • Illinois, 1977
  • Iowa, 1977
  • U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Iowa
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Iowa 

 
Professional Affiliations

  • Member, Rock Island County Bar Association
  • Member, Scott County Bar Association
  • Member, Illinois State Bar Association 
  • Member, Iowa State Bar Association
 

Community Service


  • Member, Board of Trustees, Western Illinois University (2010-2011, 2016-Present)
  • Chair, Board of Trustees, Western Illinois University (2008-2010)
  • Project Management Team, City of Moline, Illinois (2010-Present)
  • Alleman Catholic High School Foundation (2011-Present)
  • Seton Catholic School Foundation (2008-Present)
  • Past Chair, Western Illinois University Foundation (1999-2000)
  • Member, Short Hills Country Club (1982-Present)
  • Vice Chair, Western Illinois University Foundation (2014-2016)


Awards

  • 2015 Western Illinois Alumni Achievement Award
 

Practice Areas