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Michael Devin Whitt

Michael Devin Whitt

also known as M. Devin Whitt

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Criminal Defense, Car Accidents, Family

About Me

         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 since 2002

  1. Divorce & Separation: 80%
    13 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 10%
    13 years
  3. Family: 5%
  4. Car Accidents: 5%
    13 years



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

13 total 

  • Craig Robertson

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


    Craig Robertson Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Supervised lawyer

  • Hiawatha Northington II

    I endorse this lawyer without reservation.


    Hiawatha Northington Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

774 Avery Blvd. N.
Ridgeland, MS, 39157




ALAuthorized to practice law200308/11/2015
MSAuthorized to practice law200208/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
MemberNation’s Top One Percent by the National 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


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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Publication NameTitleDate
Mississippi Family Lawyer BlogCommon Law Marriage in Mississippi2012


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Mississippi College School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Athens State UniversityCriminal JusticeBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Athens State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1999