Stephen P. Afendoulis

Stephen P. Afendoulis

Varnum LLP

Recognized since 2007

Grand Rapids, Michigan

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Litigation - Real Estate

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Steve Afendoulis is a partner and past chairman of the trial practice group. He is a trial and appellate advocate with a focus in the areas of complex commercial; partnership, shareholder and LLC disputes; personal injury; real estate; and trademark and unfair competition. He is a certified facilitative mediator and is trained in advanced alternative dispute resolution.


  • Bridgewater Place, Suite 1700
    333 Bridge Street, NW
    Grand Rapids, MI 49504


  • University of Toledo , graduated 1982
  • Kalamazoo College, graduated 1978

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, State Bar of Michigan

Federal Clerkships

  • United States Court of Appeals

Varnum LLP
Headquarters: Grand Rapids, Michigan

89 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

8 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America awards

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Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Real Estate


  • Martindale-Hubbell Rating: AV® Preeminent™
  • Listed in Benchmark Litigation 2012 as Local Litigation Star
  • Listed as a leading Plaintiffs star in Michigan by Benchmark Plaintiffs, 2012

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