Benjamin O. Schupp
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  • Tulane University Law School (J.D., cum laude, 1991)
  • Southern Methodist University (B.A., 1988)


Bar Admissions
  • Louisiana
Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit


  • Martindale-Hubbell™ AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated Lawyer  
  • The Best Lawyers in America® (Admiralty and Maritime Law), 2021
  • "Robert G. Polack Award", Tulane University School of Law  
  • "Top Lawyer: Admiralty & Maritime Law," New Orleans Magazine, 2018  



  • Maritime Law Association of the United States  
  • The New Orleans Bar Association (Board Member 2019-2020) 
  • Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute  
  • Marine Money Offshore (conference speaker and article contributor) 
  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow

Outside the Office

Outside of the law firm, Ben participates in competitive pursuits such as tennis and poker. He enjoys both playing and watching sports, especially those involving his son and the Saints.