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.
|AL||Occupational License - Authorized to Practice||2010||11/10/2020|
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|Listed||Mid-South Super Lawyers||N/A|
|AV Preeminent Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||N/A|
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|Alabama State Bar||Member||N/A|
|Jackson County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|International Association of Defense Counsel||Member||N/A|
|Council of School Board Attorneys||Member||N/A|
|Dan M. Russell, Jr.-W. Joel Blass-Harry G. Walker American Inn of Court||President||2009 - 2010|
|Mississippi Bar, Young Lawyers Division||President||2004 - 2005|
|Jackson County Bar Association||President||2000 - 2001|
|Mississippi Law Journal||Supreme Court Review: Insurance, Constitutional Law||N/A|
|University of Mississippi School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1992|
|University of Georgia||BS - Bachelor of Science||1989|
|Alabama Association of Paralegals, Inc. Summer Seminar and Annual Meeting||Ethics in Billing||2014|
|Industrial Suppliers Association Meeting||Premises Liability||2013|
|American Inns of Court Panel Discussion||Summary Judgment in Mississippi||2005|
|Mississippi Bar Regional CLE||Evidence Update||2003|
|University of Mississippi CLE||Tort Update||2002|
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