Stephen P. Beiser - McGlinchey Stafford PLLC

Stephen P. Beiser

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2008

Stephen "Steve" Beiser is a member of the firm's New Orleans office. He was a casualty and insurance defense litigator from 1984-1989.

Since 1989, Steve has practiced labor and employment law, exclusively representing management interests. His primary area of concentration is employment litigation.

Steve has litigated federal and state claims of race, sex, age, disability, religious and political discrimination, breach of contract, wrongful termination, defamation, harassment, infliction of emotional distress, whistleblower, Warn Act, employee benefits and abuse of rights claims, wage and hour claims, family and medical leave claims, unfair labor practices, class actions and non-compete disputes.

He has also represented clients before the EEOC, NLRB, OSHA, the DOL, the State Department of Insurance and the NASD. Steve has handled appeals before the State and Federal Courts of Appeal and has had several published state and federal court opinions.

In addition to his litigation experience in state and federal courts, Steve's practice includes commercial litigation and regulatory law. He has represented individual clients and trade associations before the Louisiana Public Service Commission, New Orleans City Council, Alcoholic Beverage Commission and various other administrative agencies and governmental entities.

Steve has been a contributor to the journal HRNews, which is published by the Society for Human Resource Management. He has also presented seminars and speeches on a variety of labor and employment issues in continuing legal education seminars and bar associations, as well as before corporate management.

Additional Information

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
  • Tulane UniversityBA 1980Tulane University Law SchoolJ.D. 1984
    American Bar AssociationLouisiana Association of Defense CounselLouisiana State Bar AssociationThe New Orleans Bar Association

    Office Location

    601 Poydras Street, Suite 1200
    New Orleans, LA 70130
    United States

    Lawyer of the Year Awards

    2017 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Labor and Employment of the New Orleans Metro Area
    Stephen P. Beiser has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!

    Practice Areas

    Employment Law - Management
    Labor Law - Management
    Litigation - Labor and Employment