Steven Klepper

Steven M. Klepper

(410) 347-7405(410) 361-8226


A lead attorney in Kramon & Graham's appellate practice, Steve Klepper has more than 13 years of successful appellate experience handling civil and criminal cases before federal and state appellate courts.

Serving as lead appellate counsel or co-counsel, Steve has successfully advocated for clients in in complex matters involving commercial litigation, insurance coverage, real estate development, business torts, employment law, the Americans with Disabilities Act, premises liability, attorney-client privilege, and constitutional and civil rights.

Steve's practice focuses on all phases of civil and criminal appeals, including briefing, emergency appellate motions, oral argument, certiorari practice, and trial preservation. He works collaboratively with trial counsel to bring favorable final results in multi-million-dollar cases.


Selected for inclusion in Maryland Super Lawyers, since 2011


Maryland Appellate Blog, Editor in Chief

GreenMount School, Board of Directors

Women's Law Center of Maryland, Board of Directors

District of Columbia Court of Appeals, Criminal Justice Act Appellate Panel, Member

United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, Criminal Justice Act Appellate Panel, Member

Alumnae and Alumni of Goucher College, former President


American Bar Association

Maryland State Bar Association, Litigation Section Council, Member; Appellate Practice Committee, Chair

DRI, Appellate Advocacy Committee, Member; Online Community, Co-Chair

Wednesday Law Club, Member

Outside the Office

An avid writer, Steven authored “Hell, Incorporated,” a play produced as part of the Baltimore Playwrights Festival.