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Kelly Sessoms is a partner in the Mobile office and also practices out of the firm's Pascagoula office. He practices civil litigation, primarily representing corporate and individual defendants in the context of premises liability claims, serious motor vehicle accidents, construction litigation, complex commercial disputes and education/school law. His litigation experience includes insurance defense, wrongful death actions, employment law, general negligence claims, products liability, contract disputes, bad faith litigation, business torts, professional liability and mass tort defense. He has previously represented clients in a wide variety of industries, including manufacturing, large retail, shopping centers, commercial trucking, maritime and municipal government. Mr. Sessoms is also the Board attorney for the Pascagoula School District.

Mr. Sessoms has maintained an active trial practice in state and federal court since 1992.


Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 70%
  2. Education: 20%
  3. Commercial Real Estate: 5%
  4. Insurance: 5%

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Contact info

Dogan & Wilkinson, PLLC

734 Delmas Avenue.
P.O. Box 1618
Pascagoula, MS, 39568-1618


ALAuthorized to practice law201008/13/2016
MSAuthorized to practice law199208/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Mississippi Defense Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
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Dan M. Russell, Jr.-W. Joel Blass-Harry G. Walker American Inn of CourtPresident2009 - 2010
Mississippi Bar, Young Lawyers DivisionPresident2004 - 2005
Jackson County Bar AssociationPresident2000 - 2001
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Mississippi Law JournalSupreme Court Review: Insurance, Constitutional LawN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Mississippi School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
University of GeorgiaN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1989
Speaking engagements
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Alabama Association of Paralegals, Inc. Summer Seminar and Annual MeetingEthics in Billing2014
Industrial Suppliers Association MeetingPremises Liability2013
American Inns of Court Panel DiscussionSummary Judgment in Mississippi2005
Mississippi Bar Regional CLEEvidence Update2003
University of Mississippi CLETort Update2002