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         We are a Jackson, Mississippi area divorce, family law and criminal defense firm dedicated to providing each and every client experienced, aggressive representation. When you retain our firm, you ensure that your case will be thoroughly reviewed and it will given the critical attention necessary to meet your objectives. We believe in providing each and every client quality, personal legal services. Simply put, our firm is built around our clients. Whether you live in Hinds, Madison, or Rankin Counties...or anywhere else in Mississippi, our firm will be there for you. Please give us a call today to get your case moving in the right direction.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Divorce: 80%
    14 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 10%
    14 years
  3. Family: 5%
  4. Car Accident: 5%
    14 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Craig Robertson

    Devin is a dedicated, hard working advocate who connects with his clients on a very personal level.

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    Craig Robertson Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Supervised lawyer

  • Hiawatha Northington II

    I endorse this lawyer without reservation.

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    Hiawatha Northington Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

774 Avery Blvd. N.
Ridgeland, MS, 39157

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ALAuthorized to practice law200301/14/2016
MSAuthorized to practice law200201/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerM. Devin Whitt, PLLC2006 - Present
PartnerBean & Whitt2005 - 2006
Associate AttorneyForman Perry Watkins Krutz & Tardy, LLP2004 - 2005
ClerkUnited State District Court, Southern District Of Mississippi2002 - 2003
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Alabama State BarMember2003 - Present
Mississippi BarMember2002 - Present
Hinds County Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Madison County Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Rankin County Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Mississippi College School of Law Moot CourtChairman2001 - 2002
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Christopher Daniel Lee v. Nikki Leepending
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Mississippi Family Lawyer BlogCommon Law Marriage in Mississippi2012
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Mississippi College School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Athens State UniversityCriminal JusticeBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Athens State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1999