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.


  • 12 Attorneys Named Top Lawyer in Their Market for 2015

    Aug 22, 2014 - The Best Lawyers in America© has designated 12 of Phelps Dunbar’s listed attorneys as “Lawyer of the Year” for 2015 in New Orleans and Baton Rouge, Louisiana as well as Jackson, Mississippi, Tampa, Florida and Mobile, Alabama. Lawyers in the firm’s Business... More
  • Mississippi Supreme Court Denies Rehearing on Section 42 Housing Development Taxes

    Aug 11, 2014 - The Mississippi Supreme Court denied rehearing late last week on a 2013 decision in which the court had sustained a recently enacted state law requiring that the value of rent-restricted housing constructed under Section 42 of the Internal Revenue Code and... More
  • Emilia Resources LLC Acquires Production Facility in Kemper County, Mississippi

    Jun 26, 2014 - Firm client Emilia Resources LLC, a large personal care and beauty products manufacturer, acquired the assets of the former Pharma Pac LLC production facility near Dekalb, Mississippi in April and restored operations in May with 60 full-time employees. Pharma... More
  • Phelps Dunbar Elects Four Attorneys to Partnership

    Jan 06, 2014 - Phelps Dunbar LLP is pleased to announce that it has elected Brandon E. Davis and Pablo Gonzalez of New Orleans, as well as Seale Pylate of Jackson and Marc Matthews of Houston to partnership in the firm effective January 1, 2014. New Orleans, Louisiana... More
  • Phelps Dunbar's Jackson Office Grows With Addition of Five Lawyers

    Nov 20, 2013 - Phelps Dunbar LLP announces that five lawyers have joined the firm’s Jackson, Mississippi office. Partners Calvin Wells, Suzanna “Suzie” Baker and A.M. “Eddy” Edwards III, as well as counsel Richard A. Montague, Jr. and associate Laura M. Glaze started at... More
  • Fred Banks Receives Mississippi "Champion of Justice" Award

    Oct 14, 2013 - Former Presiding Justice of the Mississippi Supreme Court and Phelps Dunbar LLP senior partner Fred Banks was honored last week by the Mississippi Center for Justice with its “Champion of Justice” award for 2013. The Mississippi Center for Justice has given... More
  • Leflore County Board of Supervisors Close Multi-Part Transaction

    Oct 10, 2013 - On October 9, 2013, a team of attorneys from Phelps Dunbar’s Jackson office, representing the Board of Supervisors of Leflore County, Mississippi, closed a multi-part transaction in which the County terminated a long-term lease for now vacant auto parts... More