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.


  • Phelps Dunbar Welcomes 8 New Associates

    Jan 20, 2016 - NEW ORLEANS – Phelps Dunbar is pleased to welcome eight new associates to six of its offices. In the New Orleans office, Matthew G. Greig, Jennifer R. Kretschmann and Katherine L. Wyly will practice in the area of insurance and reinsurance. The firm’s Baton... More
  • Phelps Dunbar Elects 2 to Partner, 3 to Counsel

    Jan 13, 2016 - NEW ORLEANS – Phelps Dunbar LLP is pleased to announce it has elected Bart C. Bacigalupi and Colin B. Cambre of the firm’s New Orleans, Louisiana office to partnership, effective January 1, 2016. Additionally, R. Gregg Mayer of the Jackson, Mississippi... More
  • Super Lawyers Lists 19 Phelps Dunbar Lawyers Among Top In Mississippi

    Nov 12, 2015 - JACKSON – Mid-South Super Lawyers magazine has recognized 19 lawyers from Phelps Dunbar’s Jackson, Gulfport and Tupelo offices as Super Lawyers or Rising Stars for 2015. These 19 attorneys are considered the top 5 percent of attorneys in Mississippi as voted... More
  • 8 Phelps Dunbar Offices Named to 'Best Law Firms' 2016 List

    Nov 03, 2015 - NEW ORLEANS – U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America© released its 2016 “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. Eight of Phelps... More
  • 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