4270 I-55 North
Jackson, Mississippi 39211-6391
info@phelps.com T: 601-352-2300 F: 601-360-9777

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Upon merging with local law firms, Phelps Dunbar’s Jackson office opened in 1986 to expand the capabilities of the firm. Since then, the Jackson location has grown to include approximately 30 attorneys, representing a diverse clientele in a number of issues and industries.

Our attorneys handle major litigation and transactional matters throughout the state and region. Another core focus of our Jackson location is labor and employment law. Our attorneys in Jackson are also experienced in effectively representing clients in the following areas: appellate litigation; bankruptcy; commercial lending and transactions; commercial litigation; corporate law; ERISA; health care; insurance and reinsurance; intellectual property; mergers and acquisitions; tax; and tort defense.


  • Jerome Hafter Receives The Mississippi Bar's Lifetime Achievement Award

    Sep 04, 2015 - Jerome Hafter, a senior partner in Phelps Dunbar LLP’s Jackson office, received the Mississippi Bar’s 2014-15 Lifetime Achievement Award during the Bar’s 2015 Annual Meeting in July for his service to the public, profession and the administration of justice... More
  • "Best Law" Firms Names Phelps Dunbar to 2015 Rankings

    Nov 10, 2014 - U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America released their 2015 “Best Law Firms” rankings this week, and Phelps Dunbar was rated on the national level as well as locally for its excellence in the practice of law. Firms ranked in “Best Law Firms”... More