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Robert Nicholas Norris

also known as Nick Norris

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Sexual Harassment, Discrimination, Wrongful Termination

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Labor & Employment lawyer in Jackson, Mississippi

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Wrongful Termination: 25%
    11 years
  2. Discrimination: 25%
    11 years
  3. Sexual Harassment: 25%
    11 years
  4. Employment & Labor: 25%
    11 years, 600 cases

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (45%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • William Matthew Thompson

    I endorse this lawyer. Nick has quickly gained the reputation as being the "go-to" lawyer for employment issues throughout MS.

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    William Thompson Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Howard M Lewis

    I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Norris is one of the finest Employement Attorneys in his state. He is a strong and zealous advocate for his clients and a credit to the legal profession. I highly recommend his legal services.

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    Howard Lewis Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

1880 Lakeland Drive
Suite G
Jackson, MS, 39216

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MSAuthorized to practice law200408/24/2010

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerWatson & Norris, PLLC2013 - Present
AssociateLouis H. Watson, Jr., P.A.2004 - 2012

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Mississippi Bar, Labor and Employment Law SectionSecretary/Treasurer2010 - Present
National Employment Lawyers AssociationAffiliate Leader2007 - Present
American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section, Federal Labor Standards Legislation CommitteeMember2007 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Albert Brown v. Mississippi Department of Health (2006)Verdict for Plaintiff for $200,000.00
Joseph Conner v. Illinois Central RailroadVerdict for Plaintiff for $200,000.00
Dixon, et al v. Hibbett SportsSettlement of $1,000,000.00

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Voir Dire (Miss. Assoc. for Justice)Employment Law: Tips and Tricks2011
BNA publicationsFamily Medical Leave Act "State Law Appendix" - contributing author2009
BNA publicationsFair Labor Standards Act 2009 Cumulative Supplement - contributing author2009

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Mississippi College School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Mississippi State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science2001

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Employment Law CLEEmployment Law Updates2013
Employment Law UpdateUpdates on Family Medical Leave2012
Employment Law CLEUpdates in Employment Law2012