Mr. Van Beek concentrates his practice in the area of financial regulations.

He represents credit unions throughout the country to help ensure they comply with the regulations and guidance issued by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the National Credit Union Administration, the Federal Reserve Board as well as the underlying legal statutes. Beyond the regulations, Mr. Van Beek has intimate knowledge of the operational issues facing credit unions and best practices credit unions can follow to reduce compliance, strategic and reputation risks.  

Mr. Van Beek is a frequent speaker at national and regional industry events delivering information on new and existing laws and regulations impacting financial institutions. Prior to joining Howard & Howard, Mr. Van Beek served as the Vice President of Regulatory Compliance and Senior Federal Counsel at the National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU). There, he was responsible for all aspects of NAFCU's compliance assistance program and compliance-related products and services.

Mr. Van Beek received his B.A., summa cum laude, from Hope College in 2004 and his J.D. from George Mason University School of Law in 2007. He is a member of the American Bar Association and is Vice Chair of the Credit Union Committee’s Operations Subcommittee. He is licensed to practice in the States of Michigan and Virginia.

Steven M. Van Beek

450 West Fourth Street
Royal Oak, MI 48067-2557
Office: (248) 723-0521
Cell: (248) 720-8317
Fax: (248) 645-1568