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.