Stephen P. Strohschein
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Education

  • Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center (J.D., 1981)
  • Louisiana State University (B.S., Business, 1978)

Admissions

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

Honors

  • Martindale-Hubbell™ AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated Lawyer  
  • The Best Lawyers in America® (Bankruptcy and Creditor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Litigation - Bankruptcy), 2006–2020  
  • Baton Rouge Bankruptcy and Creditor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law "Lawyer of the Year," Best Lawyers in America®, 2016, 2018  
  • Baton Rouge Litigation - Bankruptcy "Lawyer of the Year," Best Lawyers in America®, 2014  
  • Chambers USA Louisiana / Bankruptcy/Restructuring  
  • Louisiana Super Lawyers (Banking, Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights), 2007–2018 

Affiliations

Professional 

  • American Bankruptcy Institute 
  • American Bar Association 
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association 

Community 

  • Capital Area CASA Association, Past Member, Chairman of the Board and Volunteer, 1993–2005  
  • "Volunteer of the Month," Capital Area CASA Association, March, 2004  
  • "Daily Point of Light Award," Points of Light Foundation, October 11, 2005  
  • "2006 Volunteer Activist," Baton Rouge Speech and Hearing Foundation, 2006 
  • Double Century Club Award for Pro Bono Service from the Baton Rouge Bar Foundation, 2013 
  • Big River Economic & Agricultural Development Alliance (BREADA), Board of Directors, 2017–Present; Chairman, 2019

Certifications

Steve is qualified by the American Board of Certification as a specialist in Business Bankruptcy Law.

American Board of Certification

Outside the Office

Steve and his wife enjoy playing with their grandchildren. They also relish any chance they get to stay at their weekend retreat in rural Washington Parish where they both have roots going back several generations.