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M Binford Williams Jr

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Practice Areas

Commercial Lending; Real Estate; Banking; M&A, Derivatives


Admitted 1986; Jackson Young Lawyers (President, 1994). Mississippi Outstanding Young Lawyer (1995). Best Lawyers in America 2007-2020 (Banking and Finance Law; Commercial Finance Law, Commercial Transactions/UCC Law; Corporate Compliance Law; Mergers & Acquisitions Law; Project Finance Law, Real Estate Law). Best Lawyers - Lawyer of the Year in Jackson, MS: 2020, Corporate Compliance Law; 2017, Mergers & Acquisitions; 2016 & 2018, Project Finance Law; 2014, Commercial Finance Law. Mississippi Business Journal Leader in Finance (2017).

Professional Memberships

The Mississippi Bar


Co-author of continuing series Commercial Finance 701, Mississippi Business Journal. Frequent author on columns on U.S. Supreme Court and Constitutional law.


University of Mississippi (BBA, summa cum laude, 1982; MBA, magna cum laude, 1983; JD, cum laude, 1986); Board of Editors, Mississippi Law Journal (1985-86);Eastland Scholar.