Stephen began his legal profession working with his father, Rolfe McCollister, Sr. He then practiced with the Roedel Parsons law firm for 25 years before joining Alexander Sides in 2021.  The focus of his practice since 1985 has been real estate closings and other real estate matters, including both commercial and residential real estate development, property leases, and contract law.  Stephen enjoys the highest peer rating available, an “AV” rate from Martindale-Hubbell.  He is a licensed title agent for Stewart Title Guaranty Company and First American Title Insurance Company of Louisiana and has been an approved closing attorney for most banks and lending institutions in the state of Louisiana for many years. Stephen’s favorite hobby is visiting his three grandchildren in Tulsa, Oklahoma.


  • Stephen earned a Juris Doctorate degree in 1983 from Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

  • He earned his Bachelor’s Degree from LSU in 1980.


  • Louisiana, 1983