Steven Crocchi is an Associate in the Phoenix office of GRSM and is a member of the Commercial Litigation and Insurance practice groups.
Steven has effectively defended individuals, insurers, hotels, and various businesses in lawsuits involving claims of negligence, premises liability, breach of contract, and breach of the covenant of good faith and fair dealing ("bad faith"). In 2023, he obtained complete dismissal of 10 cases brought against his clients through motion practice.
Beyond his litigation expertise Steven evaluates complex coverage issues involving multi-party claims and provides coverage opinions for insurers. With his deep appeals experience, Steven handles appeals in both state and federal court on behalf of his clients, whether it involves defending a favorable ruling or verdict in the trial court, or seeking to reverse an unfavorable outcome in the trial court.
Before joining GRSM, Steven clerked for the Honorable Randall M. Howe at the Arizona Court of Appeals. In this role, he reviewed complex cases and wrote memorandum decisions and opinions upholding or reversing the judgment of the trial court. Throughout his career, Steven has gained substantial trial experience. In law school, he conducted 32 trials while working as a limited-practice law student at various prosecutor’s offices. As a result of this trial experience, Steven was the 2019 recipient of the Paul Holloway Trial Advocacy Award.
Outside the office, Steven enjoys cheering on his favorite sports teams, golfing, and woodworking.
- Arizona Association of Defense Counsel
- Maricopa County Bar Association Bench-Bar Committee