Steve Meister is a criminal defense lawyer, former prosecutor, and healthcare consultant. In 25 years of law practice Steve has tried almost every kind of criminal case, from DUI’s to the death penalty. His subspecialty is advising and defending healthcare professionals who are being investigated and criminally prosecuted for prescribing violations. Steve has co-founded Scripright Healthcare Consultants, LLC, along with his business partner Shuli Suman. ScripRight works proactively with doctors, pharmacists, hospitals and insurers before things go wrong, to help keep patients safe and practitioners out of trouble. Los Angeles-based ScripRight is equipped to serve clients anywhere in the world.
Steve is an expert legal commentator for television and radio news, and has been featured in over 600 broadcasts. He regularly lectures to national audiences on the issue of criminal law and the prescription drug crisis, and has taught constitutional law, legal ethics, trial tactics and other courses to lawyers around the country. In his free time, Steve is a competitive cyclist.