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Jared Ashton Kobs

Class action Attorney at Ridgeland, MS

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also known as Jared A. Kobs, Jared Kobs

  • Licensed for 18 years
    State MS
    Acquired 2004
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Originally from Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Jared A. Kobs earned his law degree from Mississippi College School of Law in 2004. While in law school, Jared received two American Jurisprudence awards - one in Pre-Trial Practice and one in Legal Research and Writing. Prior to law school, Jared attended the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) where he received a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in investment analysis.

Jared spent the first year of his legal career serving as a Law Clerk for Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Michael K. Randolph. Upon completion of his judicial clerkship, Jared joined the firm of Stamps & Stamps, a minority plaintiff's firm. In 2006, he opened Kobs Law Firm, PLLC, and shortly thereafter, became a founding partner of Kobs & Philley, PLLC, with Benjamin N. Philley.

Since the inception of his practice, Jared has helped clients obtain tens of millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts in a wide variety of civil litigation. Jared has a genuine passion for helping clients achieve the maximum recovery. He is hard working and highly motivated. Jared has built a strong reputation of professional excellence as a person committed to protecting clients' rights. His clients always come first!

Jared truly believes that a satisfied client is the firm's best source for new clients.

100% of Jared's practice is devoted to representing severely injured victims, and he focuses on a variety of personal injury cases including, but not limited to: automobile accidents; mass tort; medical malpractice/negligence; 18-wheeler accident; wrongful death; workers' compensation/on-the-job injuries; traumatic brain injury; oil spill accidents; birth injury; premises liability; slip & fall accident; nursing home abuse/neglect; motorcycle accidents; construction accidents; admiralty; defective products; product liability; drowning/swimming pool cases; boating accidents; offshore accidents; truck accidents; injury on other people's property; insurance bad faith/denial of claim; maritime injuries; train/railroad accidents; catastrophic injury; drunk driving accidents; prescription drugs; uninsured motorist claims; back & neck injuries; pedestrian accidents; aviation / helicopter accidents; fire/burn related injuries; FELA claims (for Railroad Workers); ATV accidents; and all types of serious injury and catastrophic cases.

Jared and his family attend Vertical Church. In his spare time, Jared enjoys hunting, fishing, playing golf, and spending time with his family. You can email Jared at

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Kobs & Philley PLLC
216 West Jackson St
Ridgeland, MS, 39157-3902


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AVVO RATING 8.4 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Kobs & Philley, PLLC
  • 2010 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Kobs Law Firm, PLLC
  • 2006 - 2010
  • Attorney
  • Stamps & Stamps
  • 2005 - 2006
  • Attorney
  • Mississippi Supreme Court
  • 2004 - 2005
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  • Mississippi College School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2004
  • University of Mississippi
  • BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration
  • 2001

Legal Cases

  • BP Deepwater Horizon Claims
  • Settled


  • American Bar Association
  • Member
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  • Mississippi Bar
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Hinds County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Mississippi Association for Justice
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Top 40 Under 40
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2017
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017
  • Best Personal Injury Attorneys 2016
  • Newsweek
  • 2016
  • Leaders in Medical Malpractice 2012
  • Newsweek
  • 2012
  • American Jurisprudence Award - Pretrial Practice
  • Mississippi College School of Law
  • 2004
  • Who Among American Law Students
  • Who's Who Legal
  • 2004
  • American Jurisprudence Award - Legal Research & Writing
  • Mississippi College School of Law
  • 2003
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Personal injury Attorney | Aug 27
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse Jared because he is known as one of the most aggressive and capable lawyers in this legal community and I have personally been involved in cases where I got to experience his wealth of talent. He is also a very nice fellow to deal with when you are on the same side and tough as nails when he's on the other side."
Personal injury

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Ridgeland Class action Lawyer Jared Ashton Kobs
Jared Ashton Kobs
Class action Attorney
Ridgeland, MS
Licensed for 18 years