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    25 years, 1 thousand cases

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Watkins & Eager PLLC

Po Box 650
Jackson, MS, 39205

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TNActive199501/08/2016
MSAuthorized to practice law199101/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
FellowAmerican Bar Foundation2009
Mississippi's 50 Leading Business WomenMS Business Journal2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
MemberWatkins & Eager2011 - Present
ShareholderBaker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz2007 - 2011
ShareholderButler, Snow, O'Mara Stevens & Cannada1991 - 2007
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
International Association of Defense CounselDiversity Vice Chair of Product Liability Committee2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationTask Force on Preemption2008 - 2010
American Bar AssociationProduct Liability Committee member2007 - Present
Defense Research InstituteN/A1998 - Present
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
DRI's The VoiceWho Is the Master of Your Settlement?2010
ABA Toxic Tort and Environmental Law Committee NewsletterThe Beginning of the End of the Generic Preemption Defense2010
Mississippi Defense Lawyers QuarterlyDon't Ask The Doctor: The Prohibition On Ex Parte Communication With Non-Party Treating Physicians2010
For The Defense (Defense Research Institute)Using Preemption to Defend Other Parties in the Chain of Product Distribtuion2009
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Vanderbilt University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
University of MississippiAccountingOther - Bachelors1988
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Women In Product Liability WorkshopTrial Skills: Technology In The Courtroom And In Mediation2010