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Woodruff, Spradlin & Smart
Steven L. Rader
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Steven L. Rader practices civil litigation in both state and federal courts.
He joined the firm in 2010.
has litigated on behalf of homeowners' associations, government agencies, and public employee associations.
has handled trials and appeals.
Most recently, he
represented the Nellie Gail Ranch Owners Association
in litigation against a homeowner concerning building restrictions and deadlines.
In that case he
obtained a favorable judgment at trial, withstood two appeals, and attained six-figure award of attorneys' fees on behalf of his
has also served as outside trial counsel for the City and County of Los Angeles and other local agencies
has advised City Managers, City Council members, Chiefs of Police and Fire and other government officials on matters related to litigation, elections, contracts and, employment and labor issues.
has successfully defended the County of Los Angeles in wrongful death and catastrophic injury cases and successfully defended the City of Los Angeles, and its Fire Department, in a federal class action brought to challenge the City's hiring practices.
Mr. Rader received his undergraduate degree in economics from the University of Utah (1991) where he was elected to the Golden Key and Phi Kappa Phi National Scholastic Honor Societies.
In 1994, Mr. Rader received his law degree from the Emory University School of Law.
passed the Georgia Bar Examination while still in law school.
While at Emory, Mr. Rader also served as a Managing Editor of the Bankruptcy Developments Journal.