Captain Sam Stephenson, J.D. is a USCG Unlimited Master Mariner and a
Senior Harbor Pilot in Port Everglades. He is a lead instructor at Resolve Maritime Academy where he has taught COLREGS, Bridge Resource Management, Shiphandling, Regulatory and Legal Issues of Piloting. He has served on the Navigational Safety Advisory Council (NAVSAC) in Washington D.C.
Prior to becoming a harbor pilot, Captain Stephenson served at Texas A&M Maritime Academy as Commandant of Cadets and Captain on the United States Training Ship Texas Clipper II. In addition to his deep sea experience, he has a lifetime of experience on small pleasure boats including sail and power driven vessels. Captain Stephenson has been a maritime expert witness for over 20 years. For a complimentary case review, contact Captain Sam Stephenson at 954-629-1342.