SBSB Law Opens New Office in Corpus Christi, Growing Already Robust Admiralty and Maritime Practice

November 17, 2021

SBSB Law, is pleased to announce the opening of its new law office in Corpus Christi. The addition will allow the firm to focus on growing its already robust Admiralty and Maritime practice and expand its depth of services in. . .  READ MORE

SBSB Law Secures Seventh Consecutive Best Law Firm Honors from US News & World Report and Best Lawyers in America

November 4, 2021

Houston-based firm ranked in insurance and admiralty & maritime law HOUSTON – Schouest, Bamdas, Soshea & BenMaier PLLC or SBSB Law has again been ranked among the leading law firms for admiralty & maritime law, earning a place on the. . .  READ MORE

Three SBSB Law Lawyers Earn Repeat Placement on Texas Super Lawyers List

November 2, 2021

HOUSTON – Three partners from the Houston office of SBSB Law, John L. Schouest, Kelly M. Haas, and Susan Noe Wilson, have earned selection to the 2021 Texas Super Lawyers guide, a widely respected peer-review listing of top attorneys. Less than 5 percent. . .  READ MORE

Seasoned Maritime Lawyer Elton Foster Joins SBSB Law  

April 29, 2021

NEW ORLEANS – Schouest, Bamdas, Soshea & BenMaier PLLC or SBSB Law is pleased to announce the addition of veteran maritime lawyer Elton Foster to its New Orleans office. As partner, Mr. Foster will utilize his more than 30 years of industry experience to assist clients and deepen the firm’s premiere bench of maritime attorneys.   . . .  READ MORE

SBSB Law Trial Lawyer Craig Stocker Selected to Texas Rising Stars

March 23, 2021

HOUSTON – For the fourth consecutive year, Houston attorney Craig Stocker of SBSB Law has been named to the Texas Rising Stars list of top young lawyers. Recognized for his work in civil litigation: defense, Mr. Stocker joins an exclusive. . .  READ MORE

Schouest, Bamdas, Soshea & BenMaier PLLC Prevails in Delayed- Onset PTSD Claim

March 10, 2021

HOUSTON – SBSB Law attorneys Kimberly Rahn and Melissa Anderson secured a significant defense victory for their client after an administrative law judge for the U.S Department of Labor issued an order granting a favorable Motion for Partial Summary Decision. . .  READ MORE

John L. Schouest of SBSB Law Named a ‘Lawyer of the Year’ by The Best Lawyers in America

August 28, 2020

HOUSTON – John L. Schouest, firm founder of Houston-based Schouest, Bamdas, Soshea & BenMaier PLLC, or SBSB Law, has been named a “Lawyer of the Year” for his work in admiralty and maritime law by The Best Lawyers in America.. . .  READ MORE

SBSB Law Attorneys Volunteer at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery

November 16, 2018

SBSB Law Associates Colten Chapman and Mitch Ford volunteered with the GovCon Team of Willis Towers Watson for a day of giving back at the Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery to help maintain and beautify the resting place of our fallen. . .  READ MORE

Join us for the 2018 Orlando Longshore/DBA Breakout Expanded 2 Day Program

August 22, 2018

This year’s program again takes place at the Orlando World Center Marriott and will have national speakers including top attorneys and experts in the industry, as well as representatives from the U.S. Department of Labor Office of Administrative Law Judges,. . .  READ MORE

Success at the FWCI Longshore Breakout

August 22, 2018

Great turnout at FWCI Longshore Breakout! Thank you to the US Department of Labor’s Office of Administrative Law Judges and Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs for donating your time, talent and participation in today’s conference. Thank you also to the. . .  READ MORE

Schouest, Bamdas, Soshea, BenMaier PLLC SBSB Law Expands Firm Expertise and Services

August 1, 2018

Houston, Texas (August 1, 2018) The law firm of Schouest, Bamdas, Soshea and BenMaier P.L.L.C. (SBSB Law) continues to add senior level resources and has made the acquisition of New Orleans firm McAlpine and Cozad effective August 1, 2018. Michael McAlpine,. . .  READ MORE

Schouest, Bamdas, Soshea & BenMaier PLLC Litigation Team Secures A Significant Win

July 20, 2018

The SBSB Litigation team secured yet another significant win in Houston federal court. This time a declaratory judgment action brought against firm clients Teichman Group, LLC and T&T Offshore, Inc. was dismissed by Southern District Chief Judge Lee H. Rosenthal. Central. . .  READ MORE

Congratulations to our newest SBSB Law Partners!

April 14, 2017

We are very proud to announce that Kent Rogers and Dana Ladner have both been promoted to Partners at SBSB Law.​ SBSB Law is committed to helping young attorneys develop into leaders within our firm and in the legal community.. . .  READ MORE

Craig Stocker, Associate in the Houston Office, Named as Rising Star

March 23, 2017

The firm of Schouest, Bamdas, Soshea & BenMaier PLLC is pleased to announce that Craig Stocker, an associate in the Houston office, has been selected for inclusion in the 2017 Texas Rising Stars list. The April 2017 issue of Texas Monthly. . .  READ MORE

John R. Walker, Partner in the Houston Office, Invited to Present Mock Oral Argument at the Loyola Longshore Conference In New Orleans

February 17, 2017

Houston partner, John R. Walker, has been invited to present a mock oral argument at the Loyola Longshore Conference in New Orleans. The mock oral argument will present a hypothetical case involving longshore sites and status. John will represent the employer and. . .  READ MORE

Eric J. Stockel, Partner in the Boca Raton Office, Selected as one of Florida’s “Top Lawyers” for 2016-17

August 16, 2016

Having been featured for several years as one of the “Top Up & Comers” by the South Florida Legal Guide, Eric J. Stockel has been selected as one of Florida’s “Top Lawyers” for 2016-17 by the legal publication. A graduate. . .  READ MORE