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Terence LaDwayne High

Criminal defense Attorney at Jackson, MS

5.0   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 24 years
    State MS
    Acquired 2000
    Active No misconduct found

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The High Law Firm, PLLC
395 Edgewood Terrace Drive
Jackson, MS, 39206

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Posted by Deborah | April 16, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Fast professional response
I came to Mr. High in need of a very fast turn around. Where other attorneys advise there was time to file are address the case He jumped right on it, got all the information needed and handled his business. He was confident, professional and very respectful, he knows his job and comfortable doing it. There was no hesitation at all. I extremely blessed to have found him.
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Posted by Sherita Caldwell | June 19, 2015
I'm so thankful to High Law Firm.....
Terence High has been nothing but patience, knowledgeable, and just awesome to me. About two years ago, when I was in serious need of a lawyer, I called Terance High. I explained to him that I did not have any money at the time but I was in need of attorney. Terrance allowed me to make monthly payments until my debt was paid in full. Thanks again Terance High, you are the best.
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  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 200-290 per hour
  • Contingency 25%-40%
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 7.4 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Owner
  • The High Law Firm, PLLC
  • 2008 - Present
  • Associate
  • Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz
  • 2002 - 2008
  • Associate
  • Mitchell McNutt & Sams
  • 1999 - 2001


  • Capital University Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1999
  • University of Mississippi
  • MA - Masters
  • 1995
  • Mississippi State University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1992


  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present
  • Mississippi Bar
  • Member
  • 2000 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2000 - Present

Attorney endorsements

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Criminal defense Attorney | Apr 25
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Terry is a fantastic lawyer. Opposing him in criminal cases when I was a prosecutor was extremely challenging. Terry's preparation and courtroom presence are second to none. I would recommend Terry to anyone."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jun 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Terence. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community."
Litigation Attorney | Feb 16
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse Terence L. High's work. He is a keen attorney and he is dedicated to his profession. Mr. High is hardworking and personable. He understands the needs of his clients."
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Jackson Criminal defense Lawyer Terence LaDwayne High
Terence LaDwayne High
Criminal defense Attorney
Jackson, MS
Licensed for 24 years
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