Steven M. Berger keeps updated on the latest developments and changes in estate law by membership in the following professional associations.

  • WealthCounsel – A nationwide association of estate planning attorneys. WealthCounsel provides training, software, and a collaborative environment for the latest in estate planning techniques.
  • Maryland State Bar Association and Estates and Trusts Section – The State Bar provides updates and training on new laws that affect the practice of law.
  • Anne Arundel County Bar Association and Estates and Trusts Section – The County Bar provides an opportunity to meet in smaller groups to receive legal updates and discuss issues of interest in our community.
  • Financial Planning Association and Financial Planning Association of Maryland – An opportunity to work with financial advisers and see estate planning through their perspective the trusted confidants of the family.
  • Severna Park Association of Attorneys – President of a local association of lawyers to maintain professional relationships with those practicing in different fields of law.

Steven M. Berger supports a wide variety of organizations to promote their values and give back to the community.

  • Wills for Heroes – Steven M. Berger trains other attorneys and supervises the annual preparation of wills, power of attorney, and advance directives for Anne Arundel County Police and Firefighters.
  • St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and School – Steven M. Berger is a past member of the Executive Council and provides pro bono legal services to the Council. His wife, Valerie, teaches 4 year olds at the school.
  •  Military Officers Association of America – As a former Air Force Officer and father of a Navy Officer Steven M. Berger supports this organization that advocates for a strong national defense. He is a listed lawyer providing legal services to other MOAA members.
  • Air Force Academy Association of Graduates – Steven M. Berger is the President of the Baltimore Chapter and urges graduates to reach positions of leadership in business and government where they can make a positive contribution in the community.
  • Severna Park Chamber of Commerce – Steven M. Berger is an active member of the Severna Park Chamber of Commerce. He is also the co-chair of the Thursday morning Sun Group which is a bi-weekly small group meeting of professionals seeking to strengthen their businesses.

Besides work and professional activities, Steven M. Berger enjoys outdoor and recreational activities.