Stephen C. Carleton

Stephen C. Carleton: Attorney with Carleton Hebert Wittenbrink  & Shoenfelt, LLC AV stamp icon
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Stephen C. Carleton practices primarily in the areas of products liability, labor and employment law, construction, and insurance defense claims, including environmental/"toxic tort" litigation. He has successfully defended manufacturers and sellers in numerous products liability cases. His labor and employment experience includes the successful defense of clients involved in claims of discrimination and harassment as well as retaliatory discharge litigation. Mr. Carleton is admitted to practice in all Louisiana state and federal courts and the United States Supreme Court. He is rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating, the highest rating awarded, in recognition of his highly regarded legal skills and professional ethics.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Trial Litigation
  • Employment Claims
  • Redhibition
  • Lemon Law
  • Insurance Defense
  • Products Liability
  • Estate Planning

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
225-228-5971  Phone
225-234-0521  Phone
800-716-2728  Phone
(877) 443-9889  Fax
University Attended:
Louisiana State University, B.A., 1981
Law School Attended:
Louisiana State University, J.D., 1984
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana; 1984, Louisiana; U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana; U.S. Supreme Court
Baton Rouge, Louisiana State and American Bar Associations; Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Baton Rouge, Louisiana