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29 attorney at Wise Carter named to Best Lawyers

29 lawyers from Wise Carter in Jackson were recognized among the state’s top attorneys in the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers. In addition, two lawyers were named “Lawyer of the Year” in their categories and geographical region. Selected “Lawyer of the Year” were Mark P. Caraway, Litigation-Health Care, and John P. Sneed, Litigation-First Amendment. Other lawyers recognized were Lynda C. ...

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LAW ELEVATED — Recent tax changes to encourage development & new investment

GRAY SWOOPE Wilson Montjoy Recent enactments of both the U.S. Congress and Mississippi Legislature have modified tax laws to encourage development and new investment. Reducing Fee-in-Lieu to $60 Million Enhances Economic Development Recruitment Tools, Mississippi has traditionally offered incentives for economic development, recognizing that new and expanding industries bring jobs and increased tax revenues, but that Mississippi must compete for ...

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81 Butler Snow attorneys recognized by The Best Lawyers in America

Butler Snow recently announced that 81 of the firm’s Mississippi attorneys have been included in Best Lawyers for 2019, and 12 have been named Best Lawyers 2019 “Lawyer of the Year.” Best Lawyers is regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor. Best Lawyers compiles its lists by conducting peer-review surveys in which lawyers confidently evaluate their ...

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Six Brunini attorneys recognized by The Best Lawyers in America

Six attorneys with Brunini, Grantham, Grower & Hewes, PLLC, were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.  Brunini lawyers were recognized in the following categories: The following attorneys were chosen as the Lawyer of the Year: • J. Gordon Flowers: Best Lawyers® 2019, Tupelo, Miss., Product Liability Litigation-Defendants• Lynne K. ...

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Heidelberg recognized by The Best Lawyers in America

Pascagoula attorney Jimmy Heidelberg has been named to the 25thedition of Best Lawyers in America in seven areas of law: appellate practice, environmental law, legal malpractice law – defendants, mass tort litigation/class actions-defendants, medical malpractice law – defendants, personal injury litigation-defendants and professional malpractice law – defendants. Additionally, Heidelberg was recognized as the 2019 Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants “Lawyer of the ...

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39 McGlinchey Stafford attorneys recognized by The Best Lawyers in America

McGlinchey Stafford PLLC has announced new attorney and practice area listings in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. The firm was top-listed in Louisiana in the area of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law. Additionally, the firm is the top-listed in Baton Rouge in the areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency ...

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HORNE Promotes Six in Ridgeland Office

HORNE LLP, announced the promotion of six Ridgeland team members: Hannah Lewis, Mitzi Warren, Sam Dyse, Dan Eveland, Shelby Powell and Kasey Boone. On the public and middle market team, Lewis and Warren were promoted to manager. On the government services team, Dyse was promoted to manager. Eveland, a member of the healthcare team, was promoted to supervisor. Both on ...

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Burr & Forman adds Jackson attorney to construction practice

Burr & Forman LLP announced the addition of Jackson-based associate Joshua Stover, who joins the firm’s Construction Practice Group. Stover will represent clients including general contractors, owners, subcontractors, developers, architects and engineers in complex construction cases in trial and arbitration. Stover earned his undergraduate degree from Mississippi State University and his law degree from Mississippi College School of Law.

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34 Baker Donelson attorneys recognized by The Best Lawyers in America

Baker Donelson announced that 34 of its Mississippi attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Six of the Firm’s attorneys were also recognized as “Lawyers of the Year,” a designation given to individuals in high-profile specialties in large legal communities. Only one attorney in each community for each ...

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