E. Steve Bolden II
Mr. Bolden focuses on a variety of corporate and securities matters, including
mergers and acquisitions of publicly traded and privately held companies, public
securities offerings, private equity transactions and bond transactions.
Prior to joining Mahomes Bolden & Warren PC in 2008, he practiced as a
corporate/M&A lawyer at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP and Jackson Walker
LLP. Mr. Bolden has been practicing law since 2000.
Mr. Bolden received his A.B. in government from Dartmouth College in 1997 and his
J.D. magna cum laude in 2000 from Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Texas
Southern University, where he was a member of the Board of Advocates. He served
as President of the J.L. Turner Legal Association in 2008 and under his
administration the organization received recognition as Region V Affiliate Chapter of
the Year. He served as a Director of the Dallas Bar Association in 2008. He is
currently the Chair of the African American Lawyers Section for the State Bar of
Texas and serves on the Board of Directors of the State Bar of Texas as a Section
Mr. Bolden has given speeches concerning mergers and acquisitions and is
involved with several community, civic, and charitable activities. Mr. Bolden has
received Presidential Citations from the J.L. Turner Legal Association and the
Dallas Bar Association. He is a Fellow of the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers,
Dallas Bar Foundation and the State Bar of Texas Foundation. He is a recent
graduate of the Leadership Arts of Dallas Program. He was selected as a Texas
Super Lawyer Rising Star in 2005 through 2009.