Steve Marmaduke named Managing Partner of Wilke Fleury


Wilke Fleury is pleased to announce that Steve Marmaduke has been elected the firm’s Managing Partner beginning January 1, 2016.  Steve joined Wilke Fleury in 1978 and has been a Partner since 1991.  He served a prior term as Managing Partner at Wilke Fleury from 2001-2008 and is pleased to serve a second term at this exciting time in the firm’s history.

Thank you, Ron Lamb!!

Steve Marmaduke succeeds Ron Lamb, who held the role of Managing Partner from 2011 through 2015.  Ron led the firm through several years of change and development, including 2015 when Ron and the Management Committee directed strategic planning with a renewed vision for the future.

Steve’s Service to Clients and the Community

Steve serves clients in matters ranging from corporate structure, M&A, joint ventures, regulatory and employment matters.  His deep legal knowledge and experience, along with his strategic approach to resolving complicated issues, are just two reasons Steve is able to effectively serve both clients and the firm.  In addition, Steve’s open communication style and great sense of humor often add much-needed levity when conflicts, challenges or obstacles present opportunities to change, adapt, or evolve.

Further, Steve is dedicated to serving the Sacramento community. Not only will Steve serve as Wilke Fleury’s Managing Partner beginning in 2016, but he will also begin a two-year term as President of Sacramento Children’s Home.  Wilke Fleury is incredibly proud to support Steve and the great work of Sacramento Children’s Home.

Honor the Past, Focus on the Future

Steve will work closely with the firm’s Management Committee to continue to advance the firm’s focus on client development, strategic growth, and attorney excellence.  The firm’s Management Committee consists of Steve Marmaduke, John Valencia, Dan Egan, and Tony Eaton.  Steve has said that he is fortunate to work alongside a group of extraordinarily talented attorneys – all of whom are truly committed to honoring the firm’s long-standing history of providing excellent counsel and valuing individuality..

With Steve Marmaduke at the helm, Wilke Fleury is excited about the future, committed to the “next generation” of talented Sacramento lawyers, and continues to establish Wilke Fleury as the preeminent law firm in Sacramento.

 Wilke Fleury is a thriving mid-sized general practice law firm located in California’s business and political epicenter, Sacramento. Our attorneys offer broad expertise, creativity, and strong ties to local businesses, families and individuals, making Wilke Fleury one of the region’s most respected and long standing law firms.  Our support of local charitable organizations, universities, law schools, political interests and the community reveals the character of the firm and our sincere commitment to the Sacramento region.