Devine, Steve was born in 1958 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States.
Bachelor, University North Carolina, 1980. Juris Doctor, Yale University, 1983. Bachelor of Civil Law, University Durham, England, 1984.
Master of Laws, Cambridge University, England, 1985.
Associate Miller. Canfield, Paddock & Stone, 1985—1986, Pillsbury, Madison & Sutro, 1987—1994. Assistant general counsel, operations support division Central Intelligence Agency, 1994—1996. Executive assistant, special counsel to general counsel ClA, 1996—1998, executive assistant to executive director, 1998—2000.
Deputy legal adviser National Security Council, 2000—2002. Special counsel to associate director, homeland security Central Intelligence Agency, 2002—2003. Senior adviser, intelligence and information sharing United States House Select Homeland Security Committee, 2003.
Deputy staff director, general counsel United States House Homeland Security Committee, since 2003.