Stephen Grant is a partner at the law firm of Grant & Long, LLP. For over three decades, Stephen has been one of the premier family lawyers in Santa Cruz County. Respected for his intellect and experience, Stephen’s unique and engaging style inspires confidence and has made him one of the most successful family lawyers in town. He effectively takes clients step-by-step through the divorce process and is known for tackling thorny and nuanced issues.
Stephen graduated from Whittier School of Law and took the bar examination in 1976. He first practiced law in LA until the end of 1979 when he moved to Santa Cruz. Stephen then formed the law firm of Baskin & Grant, LLP. with David Baskin in 1980.
Stephen has practiced Family Law since 1976, and exclusively since 1989. He has handled a multitude of family law situations, from the simple to the very complex, including multimillion dollar business valuations, highly contentious custody litigation as well as contentious support issues. Stephen is also a mediator and engages in mediation consultation and assistance.
In his spare time, Stephen rides his e-bike, roasts coffee, brews beer and loves “almost classic” cars. He is currently re-building and re-furbishing a Vanagan Weekender. Stephen has raced motorcycles and sport cars and holds a black belt in Tae Kwon Do. Stephen has been on the County Bar Association Board and was elected President of the Trial Lawyer’s Association. He is married and the proud father of two sons. He would like to get a dog someday.