Michael J. Stephan is a corporate associate and a member of the Capital Markets Group.

Mr. Stephan joined Debevoise in 2019. Mr. Stephan received his J.D. magna cum laude from Brooklyn Law School in 2019, where he was a notes editor for the Brooklyn Law Review and a member of the Moot Court Honor Society. Mr. Stephan received a B.A. from Stony Brook University in 2009 and an M.A. in Liberal Studies from Stony Brook University in 2010.

Mr. Stephan is the author of “Persecution Restitution: Removing the Jurisdictional Roadblocks to Torture Victim Protection Act Claims,” 84 Brooklyn Law Review 1355 (2019). 


  • Brooklyn Law School, 2019, J.D.
  • Stony Brook University, 2010, M.A.
  • Stony Brook University, 2009, B.A.

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