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Michael Devin Whitt

also known as M. Devin Whitt

About me

         We are a Jackson, Mississippi area divorce, family law and criminal defense firm dedicated to providing each and every client experienced, aggressive representation. When you retain our firm, you ensure that your case will be thoroughly reviewed and it will given the critical attention necessary to meet your objectives. We believe in providing each and every client quality, personal legal services. Simply put, our firm is built around our clients. Whether you live in Hinds, Madison, or Rankin Counties...or anywhere else in Mississippi, our firm will be there for you. Please give us a call today to get your case moving in the right direction.


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 80%
    14 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 10%
    14 years
  3. Family: 5%
  4. Car Accident: 5%
    14 years



Fixed (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Thomas Carl Rollins Jr.

    Devin is very competent in Family Law matters and has helped me with my Domestic cases in the past. I now refer all my Domestic cases to him ever since I started focusing on bankruptcy cases.


    Thomas Rollins Bankruptcy and debt Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Craig Robertson

    Devin is a dedicated, hard working advocate who connects with his clients on a very personal level.


    Craig Robertson Divorce and separation Attorney
    Relationship: Supervised lawyer

Contact info

774 Avery Blvd. N.
Ridgeland, MS, 39157



ALAuthorized to practice law200307/19/2016
MSAuthorized to practice law200207/18/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerM. Devin Whitt, PLLC2006 - Present
PartnerBean & Whitt2005 - 2006
Associate AttorneyForman Perry Watkins Krutz & Tardy, LLP2004 - 2005
ClerkUnited State District Court, Southern District Of Mississippi2002 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
Alabama State BarMember2003 - Present
Mississippi BarMember2002 - Present
Hinds County Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Madison County Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Rankin County Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Mississippi College School of Law Moot CourtChairman2001 - 2002
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Christopher Daniel Lee v. Nikki Leepending
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Publication nameTitleDate
Mississippi Family Lawyer BlogCommon Law Marriage in Mississippi2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Mississippi College School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Athens State UniversityCriminal JusticeBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Athens State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1999