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W Scott Welch III

also known as Scotty Welch, Scott Welch

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Practice Areas


  1. Litigation: 60%
    50 years, 500 cases
  2. Appeals: 20%
    40 years, 125 cases
  3. Mediation: 15%
    15 years, 50 cases
  4. Gaming: 5%
    7 years, 10 cases


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Contact Info

Baker Donelson

4268 I 55 N
Jackson, MS, 39211-6391


MSAuthorized to practice law196409/14/2015

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Law Alumni Hall of FameUniv. of Miss. School of Law2015
Lifetime Achievement AwardThe Mississippi Bar2014
Law Alumnus of the YearUniversity of Mississippi School of Law2012
Lifetime Achievement AwardMississippi Defense Lawyers Association2012
RecognizedLaw Dragon 5002006
RecognizedChambers & Partners USA Guide2004
RecognitionBest Lawyers in America1995
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior CounselBaker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz2015 - Present
ShareholderBaker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz2006 - 2015
PartnerButler, Snow, O'mara Stevens & Cannada1967 - 2006
Staff Judge AdvocateUnited States Air Force Jag1964 - 1967
AssociateWelch Gibbes & Graves1964 - 1964
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Litigation Counsel of AmericaFellow2010 - Present
American College of Trial LawyersFellow1994 - Present
Trucking Industry Defense AssociationMember1990 - Present
American Board of Trial AdvocatesFormer President1985 - Present
American Board of Trial Advocates FoundationFormer President1985 - Present
International Association of Defense CounselMember1979 - Present
Mississippi Defense Lawyers AssociationFormer Board of Directors1970 - Present
Mississippi BarPast President1964 - Present
Capital Area Bar AssociationPast President1964 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1964 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of MississippiLawLL.B - Bachelor of Laws1964
University of the SouthPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1961