Stephen Anastasia is a corporate associate and a member of the Financial Institutions Group.

Mr. Anastasia joined Debevoise in 2021. From 2019-2021, Mr. Anastasia was a corporate associate at an international law firm in New York working on a variety of financial institution, technology, and privacy/cybersecurity matters.  Mr. Anastasia was previously an associate counsel at American International Group where he was a member of the Innovation Legal Group, working on a number of innovative technology matters related to AI, blockchain, cryptocurrency, and autonomous vehicles.   

Stephen received a J.D. from Fordham Law School, where he served as associate editor of the Journal of Corporate & Financial Law.  Stephen received a B.S. from the United States Military Academy at West Point.  Stephen served as a Captain in the United States Army, and was awarded the Bronze Star Medal while deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom (2007-2008, 2010).


  • Fordham University School of Law, 2016, J.D.
  • United States Military Academy at West Point, 2006, B.S.

Bar Admissions

  • New York