Firm Profile

Stockwell, Sievert, Viccellio, Clements & Shaddock, L.L.P.

Headquarters

One Lakeside Plaza, Fourth Floor
127 West Broad Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
United States
(337) 436.9491

Firm Details

Founded in 1934, Stockwell Sievert is the largest law firm in Lake Charles, Louisiana recognized for its high professional standards and ethics in the Martindale-Hubbell Register of Preeminent Lawyers. The firm provides legal services to individuals and to businesses of every size, in most areas of litigation and in all kinds of personal and business law transactions, including those in industry, healthcare law, insurance law, construction law and real estate law. The firm’s motto is "Continuing a Tradition of Excellence". This statement refers to what characteristics set the firm apart from most law firms located in Southwest Louisiana, which include three things: (1) Our commitment to remaining a general, full-service law firm, with the experience to assist our clients with most any kinds of legal issues they may encounter, while acknowledging the occasional need for referral of certain matters to a specialist; (2) The long term stability of the firm, based on solid internal relationships combined with long term client relationships; and (3) The extent to which we value and retain the services of our senior attorneys, who continue to practice with the firm for an average of 40-50 years or more, which allows our firm to provide sage advice to clients based on a remarkable level of actual experience.

As the largest and one of the oldest firms based in Southwest Louisiana, the firm now includes 29 attorneys and more than 40 staff members, all of whom take pride in providing the best possible client service.

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Lake Charles with 6 lawyers

Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell Register of Preeminent Lawyers.
  • Louisiana Super Lawyers
  • Best Lawyers in America

About Our Clients

1ST MORTGAGE L.L.C.;  ACADIAN AMBULANCE & AIR MED SERVICES;  ADVANCED REHAB SERVICES, INC.;  AETNA INSURANCE;  AIG DOMESTIC CLAIMS, INC.;  ALLIANZ INSURANCE COMPANY; ALTEC INDUSTRIES;  AMERICAN BANK;  AMERICAN MORTGAGE CONNECTION;  AMTRUST INSURANCE COMPANY;  ANCHOR MANAGING GENERAL AGENCY;  ARGENT TRUST;  ARI ENVIRONMENTAL, INC.;  ARROZAL, LLC;  ASSOCIATES FINANCIAL SERVICES;  AUSTIN INDUSTRIES, INC.;  AUTO-OWNERS INSURANCE COMPANY;  BANKERS MORTGAGE CENTER, INC.;  BATON ROUGE GENERAL MEDICAL CENTER;  BEAUREGARD PARISH SCHOOL EMPLOYEES FCU;  BEL COMMERCIAL, LLC;  BOISE SOUTHERN EMPLOYEES FCU;  BRIDGESTONE/FIRESTONE, INC.;  BROUSSARD HEALTH CARE CONSULTANTS;  BUSINESS FIRST BANK;  CALCASIEU CAMERON HOSPITAL [WEST CAL-CAM];  CALCASIEU COMMUNITY CLINIC;  CAMERON COMMUNICATIONS;  CAMERON STATE BANK;  CAPITAL ONE, N.A.;  CENTERPOINT ENERGY, INC.;  CENTRAL CRUDE, INC.;  CERTAINTEED CORP.;  C.F. HENRY PROPERTIES, LLC;  CHRISTUS ST. PATRICK HOSPITAL;  CIGNA PROPERTY & CASUALTY;  CITGO PETROLEUM CORPORATION;  CITIZENS BANK;  CITY SAVINGS BANK & TRUST CO.;  CKX LANDS, INC.;  CLINIC REALTY CORPORATION;  CNA/CONTINENTAL CASUALTY COMPANY;  COLDWELL BANKERS REAL ESTATE;  COMMUNITY HOME FINANCIAL SERVICES;  COMPLEX CLAIM GROUP (CCG);  CHEVRON GLOBAL GAS;  CRAIN BROTHERS, INC.;  CRAIN BROTHERS RANCH, INC.;  CRAIN LANDS, L.L.C.;  CRAWFORD & COMPANY;  DIOCESE OF LAKE CHARLES;  DUBUIS HEALTH SYSTEMS & HOSPITAL;  ELITE TITLE INSURANCE AGENCY;  EMC INSURANCE COMPANIES;  ENTERGY GULF STATES OF LOUISIANA;  E. W. BROWN, JR. PROPERTIES;  FAIRWAY INDEPENDENT MORTGAGE CORP.;  FARM BUREAU INSURANCE COMPANY;  FEDERAL DEBT MANAGEMENT, INC.;  FIRESTONE POLYMERS, LLC;  FIRST ACCESS MORTGAGE CORPORATION;  FIRST CAPITAL GROUP, LLC;  FIRST FEDERAL BANK OF LOUISIANA;  FIRST GUARANTY BANK;  FIRST NATIONAL BANK IN DERIDDER;  FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF LOUISIANA;  FIRST PLACE BANK;  FIRST SOUTH FARM CREDIT;  FOREMOST INSURANCE GROUP;  FOREST CAPITAL PARTNERS, LLC;  FROST MORTGAGE LENDING GROUP f/k/a AFI MORTGAGE;  FPC FINANCIAL, FSB;  GALLAGHER BASSETT SERVICES, INC.;  GLOBAL INDUSTRIES, LTD;  GLOBAL POLLUTION SERVICES, INC.;  GMAC MORTGAGE CORPORATION;  GOLDEN PASS PIPELINE, LLC;  GRAY INSURANCE COMPANY;  GREAT WEST CASUALTY COMPANY;  GROCERS SUPPLY CO., INC.;  GULF COAST COMMUNICATION SERVICES, INC.d/b/a GENERATOR POWER SOURCE;  GULF SERVICES CLEANING SPECIALISTS, LLC;  GULF SERVICES INDUSTRIAL, LLC; GUZZINO LEASING AND RENTAL, INC. d/b/a UTEC;  H & H CHEMICAL;  HIXSON INVESTMENTS, LLC;  HOME DEPOT U.S.A., INC.;  HOME STATE COUNTY MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY;  HOMESTEAD INSURANCE COMPANY;  HOSPITAL CORPORATION OF AMERICA (HCA);  IMPERIAL CALCASIEU MEDICAL GROUP, LP f/k/a LAKE CHARLES MEDICAL & SURGICAL CLINIC;  INTEGRITY MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY;  INTERVENTIONAL PAIN MANAGEMENT CLINIC, LLC;  J.A. DAVIS PROPERTIES, LLC;  JEFF DAVIS BANK & TRUST COMPANY;  JORDAN OIL COMPANY, INC.;  JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A.;  KAPLAN STATE BANK;  KIEFFER INVESTMENTS;  KRAUSE & MANAGAN LUMBER CO., LTD;  L'AUBERGE DU LAC CASINO RESORT;  LAFAYETTE SURGICAL SPECIALTY HOSPITAL;  LAKE AREA PROSTHETICS & ORTHOTICS, INC.;  LAKE ARTHUR RECLAMATION COMPANY, LIMITED;  LAKE CHARLES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL;  LAKE CHARLES SLING, INC.;  LAKEVIEW REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER;  LAMMICO;  LOUISIANA GREEN FUELS, LLC;  LOUISIANA HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION;  LOUISIANA MORTGAGE ASSOCIATES;  LOUISIANA PIGMENT COMPANY, L.P.;  LOUISIANA TANK TRUCKING, LLC;  LOUISIANA TANK, INC.;  LOWE’S HOME CENTERS, INC.;  MAIN STREET FINANCIAL FCU;  MARK DODGE, CHRYSLER, JEEP, LLC;  MARKET BASKET STORES, INC.;  MCNEESE FEDERAL CREDIT UNION;  MCT CREDIT UNION;  MERCHANTS & FARMERS BANK & TRUST;  MIDSOUTH BANK, N.A.;  MILLER ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES, INC.;  MOFFETT MORTGAGE COMPANY, LLC;  OASIS GLOBAL SUPPLY SERVICES;  OLD REPUBLIC NATIONAL TITLE INS. CO.;  OUR LADY OF LOURDES MEDICAL CENTER;  PARK PLACE SURGICAL HOSPITAL;  PENN-AMERICA;  PENNSYLVANIA LUMBERMENS MUTUAL INS.;  PHOENIX ELECTRIC COMPANY;  PPG INDUSTRIES, INC.;  PROGRESSIVE BANK;  PROVIDENT FUNDING ASSOCIATES, LP;  RADIOLOGY ASSOCIATES OF SWLA;  REALTY SOURCE;  REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER OF ACADIANA;  REPUBLIC INSURANCE GROUP;  RON WILLIAMS CONSTRUCTION, INC.;  SAIA MOTOR FREIGHT;  SASOL NORTH AMERICA, INC.f/k/a CONDEA VISTA;  SOLAR SUPPLY INC.;  SOUTHERN STATES BANKCARD ASSOCIATION;  SOUTHLAND CAPITAL, LLC;  ST. CHARLES GAMING COMPANY d/b/a ISLE OF CAPRI CASINOS;  ST. MARTIN BANK & TRUST;  ST. PAUL FIRE AND MARINE INS. CO.;  STATE OF LOUISIANA, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION; STATE OF LOUISIANA, MINERAL BOARD;  STEWART TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY;  STINE LUMBER COMPANY;  TEXAS ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL;  THE HARTFORD INSURANCE CO.;  THE SOUTHERN AMUSEMENT CO., INC.;  THE VERNON BANK;  TOWER LOAN OF LAKE CHARLES;  TRAVELERS INSURANCE;  TULANE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL;  TURNER INDUSTRIES;  USAA PROPERTY & CASUALTY INSURANCE CO;  WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A.;  WEST LOUISIANA HEALTH SERVICES d/b/a BEAUREGARD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL;  WESTERN WORLD INSURANCE COMPANY;  WHITNEY CAPITAL, LLC;  WHITNEY NATIONAL BANK;  XL AMERICA COMPANIES/GREENWICH INS. CO.

Attorneys

Todd M. Ammons
Location:
Lake Charles, Louisiana
Recognized For:
Insurance Law
John S. Bradford
Location:
Lake Charles, Louisiana
Recognized For:
Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants, Employment Law - Management, Litigation - Labor and Employment, Labor Law - Management
Robert S. Dampf
Location:
Lake Charles, Louisiana
Recognized For:
Mediation
Andrew D. McGlathery III
Location:
Lake Charles, Louisiana
Recognized For:
Arbitration
William B. Monk
Location:
Lake Charles, Louisiana
Recognized For:
Commercial Litigation, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
Emmett C. Sole
Location:
Lake Charles, Louisiana
Recognized For:
Litigation - Construction, Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants

Firm Practice Areas

  • Arbitration
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Mediation
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants