Stephen J. Spurgeon

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Stephen J. Spurgeon

stephen@spurgeonlaw.com

 

J.D., Southern University Law Center

  • Magna Cum Laude
  • Top 10

B.S. Petroleum Engineering, University of Louisiana at Lafayette

  • Top 10

 

BACKGROUND

Stephen hails from Alexandria, Louisiana.  Prior to becoming an attorney, Stephen worked as a petroleum engineer for two fortune 500 companies.  Stephen's oilfield experience ranged from working on the rigs as a roughneck to designing and overseeing drilling operations as a Sr. Applications Engineer.

Stephen's legal career began by having the distinct honor of serving as a judicial law clerk for the United States District Court of the Western District of Louisiana under the direction of Chief Judge Dee Drell and Magistrate Judge Joseph H.L. Perez-Montes.  Stephen now handles cases involving Offshore Personal Injury, Auto Accidents, Workers' Comp, and Family Law.

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

  • Louisiana Bar
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Alexandria Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Society of Petroleum Engineers
  • American Association of Drilling Engineers

HONORS, AWARDS & ACTIVITIES

At Southern University Law Center

  • CALI Award - Professional Responsibility
  • Member of Phi Alpha Delta
  • Maritime Law Society - President

At University of Louisiana at Lafayette

  • Student Government Association - Senator of Engineering
  • American Association of Drilling Engineers - Vice President