Stephen Boyett


Stephen (Steve) Boyett is Counsel at DuFour Conapinski LLP.  His areas of practice cover a range of corporate and real estate matters, including commercial, residential and energy-related real estate issues involving acquisition, disposition, land use, construction, lending and finance, development and leasing. Steve also has significant experience in sports facility development and finance in both the professional and collegiate spaces. Additionally, Steve advises clients in corporate formation and governance best practices.

Steve currently acts as a Senior Attorney Editor for Thomson Reuters’ Practical Law arm, guiding the development of California and New York real estate materials designed to assist lawyers in the efficient and comprehensive practice of real estate law. Steve spent time as an attorney consultant to Foley & Lardner LLP, working with the sports industry team on stadium finance and development transactions for public and private entities. Prior to joining Thomson Reuters, Steve began his career with Foley & Lardner’s real estate and finance practice groups, as well as the sports and energy industry teams. Steve previously worked at Cornerstone Real Estate Funds (now Sentio Healthcare Properties) and for Judge Joan Kessler of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, District I. Steve is licensed to practice in California and Wisconsin.

In their free time, Steve and his husband Jon spend as much time as possible with their nephews and niece, and otherwise travel domestically and internationally. They are foodies who enjoy trying new cuisine as often as possible.


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Marquette University Law School (J.D., magna cum laude)

California State University – Long Beach (B.A.)


Foley & Lardner LLP



Cornerstone Real Estate Funds


Wisconsin Court of Appeals, District I (law clerk)