Mr. Elwood C. Stevens, Jr.

Mr. Elwood C. Stevens, Jr.: Attorney with Domengeaux Wright Roy & Edwards, LLC


Mr. Stevens was born in Opelousas, Louisiana and served in the U.S. Army JAG Corps. He earned his Juris Doctorate degree from Louisiana State University Law School in 1979 and served as Law Clerk to the Honorable John M. Shaw, United States District Court, Western District of Louisiana until 1981.

He is admitted to practice in all federal and state courts in Louisiana, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States. He is a member of the St. Mary Parish Bar Association where he has served on the Board of Directors and as the President. He was member of the Litigation Section of the American Bar Association, and served as Co-Chairman of the Toxic Torts and Mass Litigation Subcommittee.

He is also a member of the American Association for Justice, the Bar Association of the Federal Fifth Circuit and a Charter member and Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation and a Master in the American Inns of Court. As a member of the Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, he has served on its Board of Governors, Council of Directors and President’s Advisory Council. He currently serves as the President of the Lafayette-Acadiana Chapter of the Federal Bar Association.

He is Special Counsel to the firm.

Louisiana Bar Foundation (Charter Member).

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Maritime Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Business Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Mass Torts
  • Serious Injury
  • Civil Trial & Appeals

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
337-233-3033  Phone
337-232-8213  Fax
University Attended:
University of Southwestern Louisiana, B.A., 1976
Law School Attended:
Louisiana State University, J.D., Law Clerk to the Honorable John M. Shaw, United States District Court, Western District of Louisiana, 1979-1981, 1979
Year of First admission:
Supreme Court of the United States, Louisiana; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court Eastern, Western and Middle Districts of Louisiana; Louisiana Supreme Court, all Federal and State Courts in Louisiana
St. Mary Parish Bar Association (Board of Directors; President); American Bar Association (Member, Litigation Section; Co-Chairman, Toxic Torts and Mass Litigation Subcommittee); American Association for Justice; Bar Association of the Federal Fifth Circuit; Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association (Board of Governors, Council of Directors and Presidents Advisory Council); Lafayette Parish Bar Association; American Inn of Court of Acadiana; Federal Acadiana (Chapter Board of Directors).
JAG, U.S. Army, 1971-1972
Birth Information:
Opelousas, Louisiana, December 26, 1950
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