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Stephen C. Fortson

Partner
Shreveport
(318) 934-4037
sfortson@bradleyfirm.com
Vcard: Stephen C Fortson.vcf
Bio

Mr. Fortson has a broad based commercial practice with focuses in both business litigation and transactional law. He represents a broad range of business clients, ranging from oil and gas producers and companies engaged in various sectors of the oil and gas industry, to banks and other financial institutions, to all manner of corporations and business organizations. Mr. Fortson has extensive experience in handling a variety of issues, including complex commercial litigation matters, disputes between mineral interest owners, intellectual property disputes, corporate formations, reorganizations and dissolutions, labor and employment matters, commercial lending and financing, oil and gas transactional and litigation issues, and state agency proceedings, including matters before the Louisiana Office of Conservation. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Fortson was a law clerk to U.S. District Judge, Tom Stagg, and to First Judicial District Judge, Jeanette G. Garrett.


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Honors

  • Recognized by SB Magazine as one of the 2016 "Top Attorneys" in the Shreveport-Bossier area
  • Louisiana Super Lawyers® 2013 Louisiana Rising Stars
  • Louisiana Super Lawyers® 2012, Business Litigation, Energy & Natural Resources, Employment & Labor

Professional & Civic Associations

  • Shreveport Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
    • Member, Group Insurance Committee
  • State Bar of Texas
  • American Bar Association
  • Member of the Louisiana State Bar Association House of Delegates
  • Participant in the 2013 Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce Leadership Program
  • Member of Board of Directors of Caddo-Bossier Chapter of LSU Alumni Association

Recent Publications and Presentations

  • Legal Issues for the Home Builders, written and presented with Brian A. Cowan to Northwest Louisiana Home Builders Association, December 2012
  • Legal Issues for the Home Builders, written and presented with Brian A. Cowan to Northwest Louisiana Home Builders Association, January 2011

Shreveport

401 EDWARDS ST., SUITE 1000
SHREVEPORT, LA 71101-5529
P: (318) 227-1131
F: (318) 227-1141

New Orleans

1100 POYDRAS, SUITE 2700
NEW ORLEANS, LA 70163
P: (504) 596-6300
F: (504) 596-6301

Baton Rouge

301 MAIN ST., SUITE 2100
BATON ROUGE, LA 70825
P: (225) 490-5000
F: (225) 490-5001

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