Steven Strayer is an American lawyer specializing in civil and securities litigation. He has represented companies and their directors against shareholder class actions and derivative suits brought by shareholders and creditors.
In 1972, Steven Stayner was abducted from Merced, California by child molester Kenneth Eugene Parnell and accomplice Ervin Edward Murphy and kidnapped for sexual abuse by Parnell’s accomplice Ervin Edward Murphy – marking the beginning of an unforgettable tale that would see Steven return heroically home.
Early Life and Education
Steven Gregory Strayer was born on April 18, 1965 in Merced, California as the third of five children to Delbert and Kay Stayer. On December 4, 1972 he was abducted by Kenneth Parnell (convicted child molester) and Ervin Edward Murphy ( accomplice child molester).
He attended Prairie Heights High School and later college. Additionally, he completed vocational training courses prior to graduating college and joining the computer industry after his graduation. As well as being an outstanding father to Samaria, he was dedicated professional who cared deeply about both her wellbeing and his own.
After moving to the Metropolitan area with his sister R. Tina Rice, he joined Greater Revelation Baptist Church in 1988 and served in various capacities such as Junior Usher Board and Male Chorus membership, trustee board membership and computer committee membership.
Steven Strayer is a Partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati’s Litigation Department and brings extensive experience in securities and commercial litigation matters, such as insider trading cases and violations of Regulation FD.
He has also handled multiple public company mergers and transactions. Additionally, he represented several companies and their directors in shareholder class actions and derivative suits involving over 175 cases as lead counsel.
He has presented at several National Property Management Association (NPMA) national education seminars and has instructed in our onsite training program on federal contract property management, providing thought leadership, expertise and best practices to strengthen government customers’ property management programs. He is a member of Greater Revelation Baptist Church located at 7617 Allentown Road in Fort Washington Maryland.
Achievement and Honors
Steven Stayner has received many honors and awards for his efforts. He won various scholarships as host of the 2015 Miss Universe pageant, as well as being recognized for his dedication to education and his community.
He has worked as an auto worker, carpet cleaner and insurance salesperson. Furthermore, he belongs to Omega Psi Phi fraternity.
He has participated in various charity work and been honored by Strayer University for his contributions to the community. Additionally, he served as King of University of Findlay Homecoming Court and often performs stand-up comedy; winning many awards along the way as well. Furthermore, he became the second highest paid comedian in America during this period.
Steven Strayer is an advocate for children. Together with his wife Jody, they foster care a little girl whom they hope to adopt later and also have two sons.
On December 4, 1972 in Merced, California, seven-year-old Steven Stayner was taken from his mother by child molester Kenneth Parnell and recruited young Ervin Edward Murphy to assist in abducting Steven under false pretenses that they needed a boy for religious training purposes. Parnell then used this agreement with Ervin as cover to carry out their crime.
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