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Stephen Rue

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  • Kenner, Louisiana
  • Licensed for 29 Years
  • Free Consultations

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About Stephen Rue

Stephen Rue is the powerful legal advocate for you. Rue has been voted “BEST ATTORNEY’ in Gambit Weekly’s Best of New Orleans Poll 2012. Rated as a 2017 SUPER LAWYER. Many 5 STAR YELP RATINGS and Testimonials. Stephen Rue is very well known as an extremely experienced attorney who is highly respected and highly recommended by former clients and members of the community. In fact, lawyers and judges have recommended Stephen Rue for friends and family members in need of a great attorney.

Stephen Rue is the Senior Attorney at the law firm of Stephen Rue & Associates which has three law offices in the Greater New Orleans area, including offices in New Orleans, Gretna and Kenner, Louisiana.

Stephen Rue and his team of attorneys can represent clients in three main areas of law:

PERSONAL INJURY – Stephen Rue & Associates has represented thousands of clients having settlements and judgments in the millions of dollars. (Individual results of course vary). Whether in a car accident, a medical malpractice suit or slip and fall case, Stephen Rue is ready to help you today.

CRIMINAL DEFENSE – Stephen Rue’s team of lawyers include a former Assistant District Attorney for Jefferson Parish and other experienced lawyers, including Stephen Rue, with extensive criminal defense representation experience. Whether one has a drug charge, theft charge, domestic violence charge, revocation of probation, DUI/DWI, traffic offenses, speeding, major felony cases and minor misdemeanors, and expungements, Stephen Rue will be able to assist you.

FAMILY LAW – Stephen Rue has been Voted Best Divorce Lawyer in New Orleans for two consecutive years by Gambit Weekly Readers Poll. Additionally, Stephen Rue is the best selling author of four books on the subject of Louisiana Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support, Spousal Support, Domestic Abuse, Community Property and all other family law topics. His most recent book can be found on and is entitled Louisiana Divorce Handbook. Rue has represented over 2,000 clients in divorce, custody, support and property matters throughout Louisiana. He is ready to assist you today.

Stephen Rue and his experienced team of attorneys primarilly assists clients in Courts in the following areas: New Orleans, Jefferson Parish, St. Charles Parish, St. John the Baptist Parish, St. Tammany Parish, St. Bernard Parish and Plaquemines Parish. Rue represents individuals with legal problems in New Orleans, Metairie, Kenner, Gretna, Harahan, Westwego, Covington, Slidell, Hahnville, Destrehan, Boutte, LaPlace, Reserve, the Entire Northshore, Westbank, Eastbank, and surrounding parishes and cities throughout Louisiana.

Contact Attorney Stephen Rue today!


Languages spoken: English



State Acquired Updated
Louisiana 1998
District of Columbia 2001
New York 2004


Award Name Grantor Date
Best Divorce Lawyer Best of New Orleans Gambit Weekly 2003
Best Divorce Lawyer Best of New Orleans Gambit Weekly 2002

Work Experience

Title Company Duration
Attorney Stephen Rue & Associates 1991 - Present
Attorney Johnson & McAlpine 1998 - 1991


Name Position Duration
Louisiana State Bar Association, Civil Law and Litigation Section Vice Chair 1990
Knights of Jason King 2006 - 2007


Publication Title Date
Louisiana Family Law Guide Louisiana Family Law Guide 2003
Forbes Voodoo Divorce 1999

Legal Cases

Case Name Outcome
Mother's Day Bus Crash Millions in Settlement and Judgements
Another Case Case case case happened. Things were won.


School Major Degree Graduated
Loyola University School of Law Business BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration 1982
Loyola University School of Law Business MBA - Master of Business Administration 1985
Loyola University School of Law National Institute of Trial Advocacy Fellow 1988
Loyola University School of Law Law JD - Juris Doctor 1988
Anthony Robbins Mastery University N/A Life Mastory 2015

Speaking Engagements

Conference Title Date
Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association Demonstrative Evidence 1990
Loyola Law School Demonstrative Evidence 1988

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Stephen Rue & Associates

3309 Williams Boulevard
Kenner, Louisiana 70065

Office (504)529-5000