Stephen attended Canberra Grammar School from 1977 to 1986 and was in Garran House. His son is a current student at CGS. Stephen is Partner in Charge of the Canberra office of global law firm King & Wood Mallesons (KWM), where he has practiced law for the last 22 years. With over 1,000 lawyers in China, KWM is the only global law firm with headquarters in Asia Pacific. Stephen specialises in commercial legal work for the Commonwealth government, mergers and acquisitions, and financial services regulatory work. Stephen joined the Canberra Grammar School Board in May 2014. Stephen and his family worship at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Wanniassa, where he previously served on the Parish Council for 10 years, including terms as Warden and Presiding Member. Stephen is a past Vice President of Australian Services Roundtable and is currently a Board Member of Anglicare NSW South, NSW West and ACT.