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David C Dunbar

Trucking accident Attorney at Jackson, MS

5.0   2 reviews
  • State Years
    Arkansas - AR < 1 year
    Mississippi - MS 38 years
    Georgia - GA 38 years
  • Licensed for less than one year
    State AR
    Acquired 2023
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 38 years
    State MS
    Acquired 1985
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 38 years
    State GA
    Acquired 1985
    Status
    Inactive Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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

About David

Learn David’s areas of practice.

David Dunbar’s practice focuses on personal injury, car accidents, wrongful death, catastrophic injuries, premises liability, medical malpractice, bicycle, boating, and motorcycle accidents, as well as commercial litigation.

He is admitted to practice in Mississippi and in Georgia. David C. Dunbar is also admitted to practice in the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Mr. Dunbar is AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell.

Mr. Dunbar received his B.A. in history in 1982 from Emory University where he was a member of Omicron Delta Kappa. He received his J.D. in 1985 from the University of Georgia where he served on the editorial staff of the Georgia Law Review. He is a member of the Federation of Insurance and Corporate Counsel, American College of Transportation Attorneys, the Trucking Industry Defense Association, the Transportation Lawyers Association, the Mississippi Trucking Association, and the Defense Research Institute.

Mr. Dunbar is an approved mediator for State and Federal trial courts and has successfully completed the Harvard Law School Mediation Workshop. He served as a commissioner for the State of Mississippi to the National Conference of Uniform State Law Commissioners (1996- 2000) and served on the Drafting Committee for the Uniform Mediation Act for the Uniform Law Commission.

 

Mr. Dunbar has served as the firm’s managing partner since its inception.

Location

DunbarMonroe PLLC
270 Trace Colony Park Dr
Suite A
Jackson, MS, 39157-8810

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Posted by Eric | May 15, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Oilfield
I hired Mr Dunbar to represent me in an oilfield related case he was very helpful and the people in his office were there with him helping with any questions that I could think of and because it was an out of state case he had the resources to get any and all needed info I couldn't have gotten a better man to help in my time of need thanks again David.
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Posted by anonymous | April 6, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
I strongly recommend David Dunbar
David Dunbar is an extremely effective lawyer with decades of experience. He has reliably represented individuals and business with legal problems ranging from personal injury to complex business disputes. He also understand the need for lawyers to be cost-effective in their representation. I give him my unqualified endorsement for anyone seeking excellent counsel.
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check

Resume

AVVO RATING 9.5 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Managing Member
  • DunbarMonroe PLLC
  • 2000 - Present
  • Partner
  • Harris Geno and Dunbar P. A.
  • 1997 - 2000
  • Partner
  • Holcomb Dunbar Connell Chaffin and Willard, P.A.
  • 1988 - 1997
  • Associate
  • Watkins Ludlam Winter & Stennis, P.A.
  • 1985 - 1988
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Education

  • University of Georgia School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1985
  • Emory University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1982

Associations

  • American Bar Association, Litigation Section
  • Member
  • 1985 - Present
  • Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 1985 - Present
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Trucking Industry Defense Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Charles Clark American Inn of Court
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Trucking Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Transportation Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Uniform Mediation Act for the Uniform Law Commission
  • Drafting Committee
  • N/A
  • State of Mississippi to the National Conference of Uniform State Law Commissioners
  • Commissioner
  • 1996 - 2000
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017
  • Best Lawyer
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2016
  • Best Lawyer
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2015
  • Super Lawyer
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Best Lawyer
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2014
  • Best Lawyer
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2013
  • Lawyer of the Year - Transportation - Mississippi
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2013
  • Best Lawyer
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2012
  • Best Lawyer
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2011
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Publications

  • Transportation Law Journal
  • “Who’s the Boss? Addressing the Increasing Controversies Associated with the Owner-Operator/Employee Dichotomy”
  • 2008
  • Journal of the Mississippi State Medical Association
  • “COBRA’S Anti-Dumping Provisions: Fertile Ground for Hospital and Physician Liability”
  • 1990

Speaking Engagements

  • ABA National Legal Malpractice Conference
  • “Handling the Hostile Forum”
  • 2016
  • ABA National Legal Malpractice Conference
  • “Dealing with the Impossible Judge”
  • 2016
  • Transportation Lawyers Association
  • “Answering the Midnight Call: Top Ten Action Items for a Lawyer to Know and Do to Immediately React to a Catastrophic Motor Vehicle Accident”
  • 2010

Attorney endorsements

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Jackson Trucking accident Lawyer David C Dunbar
David C Dunbar
Trucking accident Attorney
Jackson, MS
Licensed for 38 years
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