Representative Areas

When you entrust me with a legal matter, you won’t need to worry about it. I will do the worrying so you can move on to other things.

Ocean Springs Train DepotBelow are some examples of litigation and matters handled which demonstrate my experience.

Experienced trial attorney with a strong background of extensive motion practice and jury trials in federal and state courts involving:

  • Personal Injury
  • Professional Liability or Medical Malpractice
  • Failure to Procure Insurance Coverage
  • Property Damage
  • Wrongful Death
  • Insurance Contract Disputes
  • Uninsured or Underinsured Motorists Coverage
  • Subrogation
  • State and Federal Wrongful Termination Claims
  • Car Accident Liability Issues
  • Insurance Bad Faith Issues
  • Insurance Coverage Liability
  • Property and Casualty Insurance Coverage
  • Insurance Policy Interpretation
  • Premises Liability or Slip, Trip and Fall Issues
  • Workers Compensation Issues

Vigorous representation of individuals, insurance companies, hospitals, physicians, and local businesses in Jackson County, Harrison County and Hancock County, including the communities of Ocean Springs, Biloxi, Pascagoula, D’Iberville, Gulfport, Long Beach, Pass Christian, Waveland and Bay St. Louis.

Successful results regarding appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court and Mississippi Court of Appeals.  Reported decisions and appellate work include: Sharlow v. Raybourn, 135 So.3d 238 (Miss. 2014); Shaver v. Blackwell, 43 So.3d 1155 (Miss.App. 2010); James v. Carawan, 995 So.2d 69 (Miss. 2008); Goss v. Bazzone, Godsey, 962 So.2d 585 (Miss. App. 2006); Wilner v. White, 929 So.2d 315 (Miss. 2006); Poole ex rel. Wrongful Death Beneficiaries of Poole v. Avara, 908 So.2d 716 (Miss. 2005); Mitchell v. Glimm, 819 So.2d 548 (Miss. App. 2002); Brennan v. Webb, 729 So.2d 244 (Miss. App. 1998); Clark v. State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co., 725 So.2d 779 (Miss. 1998).

Mediation and arbitration of claims and litigation.

Coverage opinions and evaluation of claims for insurance companies.

General business law including preparation of legal documents to incorporate local businesses, annual minutes, and annual reporting requirements to the Secretary of State.

Negotiation and contract drafting regarding employment contracts, physician recruitment agreements, corporate agreements, contract disputes, and vendor contracts.