Stephen Babcock is a native of Ruston, Louisiana. He earned a B.S. from Louisiana Tech University and subsequently received a J.D. from the LSU Paul M. Herbert Law Center. Martindale-Hubbell has given Mr. Babcock an AV rating, an indication of his exemplary legal skills, stellar reputation—and highly respected, well-established practice.
Since he founded Babcock Partners, Mr. Babcock has prided himself on taking a direct, down-to-earth, insightful—and proactive—approach with all of his clients. He is passionate about their cases, always gives them his undivided attention, and doesn’t rest until he can achieve the best possible outcome for them—all the while insisting they receive maximum value every step of the way. That is simply the way Mr. Babcock does business—and this style and conviction resonate in every matter that Babcock Partners takes on.
Mr. Babcock’s practice is based entirely on litigation of plaintiff commercial business, personal injury matters and mass tort and class action matters. A seasoned trial attorney with experience in a wide array of matters, Mr. Babcock practice is exclusively federal and state trials, appeals and arbitrations. As a trial lawyer, he has represented clients as lead counsel in state and federal litigation, arbitration and mediation involving claims of fraud, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, tortious interference, defamation, business torts, products liability, insurance coverage, and professional negligence and serious and catastrophic personal injury cases, and mass torts among others.
While Stephen has never turned away an opportunity to try a case to a jury if the case warrants, Stephen is a strong advocate of alternative dispute resolution and participates in mediation and arbitration as alternatives to trial whenever possible. Speaking of being a seasoned trial attorney, Stephen Babcock is a member of the Multi-million Dollar Advocates Forum which is one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States. Membership is limited to attorneys who have won multi-million dollar verdicts. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.
On a More Personal Note Mr. Babcock is an avid outdoorsman and golfer who enjoys all that southern Louisiana has to offer. His favorite activities involve offshore fishing and duck hunting. What’s more, Mr. Babcock’s passion for golf takes him all over the United States.