Successful Cases

Bowlby v. City of Aberdeen

Other Areas, Successful Cases

Bowlby v. City of Aberdeen, 681 F.3d 215 (5th Cir. 2012) (Fifth Circuit decision reversing District Court decision in favor of client).



Hawn v. Hughes

Civil Rights Litigation, Successful Cases

Hawn v. Hughes, 1:13CV0036-GHD-DAS (2014) (District Court Order denying qualified immunity on supervisory liability claim for constitutional violations).



Brewer v. Holliday

Appellate Representation, State Appellate Cases, Successful Cases

Brewer v. Holliday, 135 So. 3d 117 (Miss. 2014) (Mississippi Supreme Court decision reversing Trial Court and Court of Appeals’ opinions in favor of client).



Willis v. Rehab Solutions

Appellate Representation, Employment, Successful Cases

Willis v. Rehab Solutions, PLLC, 82 So. 3d 583 (Miss. 2012) (Mississippi Supreme Court reversed Trial Court’s judgment rendered against client).



State v. Barnhill

Criminal, Other Areas, Successful Cases

State of Miss. v. Barnhill, Circuit Court of Clay County, Miss. No. 9399 (2011) (jury verdict of acquittal on charge of manslaughter).



Williams v. DeSoto County

Civil Rights Litigation, Successful Cases

Williams v. DeSoto County, Miss., United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi, Delta Div., No. 2:05CV83-WAP (2012) (jury verdict awarding clients compensatory damages and punitive damages).



Gardner v. City of Tupelo

State Appellate Cases, Successful Cases

Gardner v. City of Tupelo, No. 2010-CA-01733-COA (Miss. Ct. App. 2011) (reversed City’s property rezoning decision in favor of client).



Turner v. Turner

State Appellate Cases, Successful Cases

Turner v. Turner, 2010-CA-00375-COA (Miss. Ct. App. 2011) (reversed trial court’s decision and set-aside final judgment favorably to client).



Nesbit v. West Bolivar Sch. Dist.

Employment, Successful Cases

Nesbit v. West Bolivar Sch. Dist., No. 11-60275 (5th Cir. 2011) (affirmed United States District Court’s decision on qualified immunity issue in favor of client).



Bolton v. Bolton

Other Areas, Successful Cases

Bolton v. Bolton, No. 2009-CA-01288-COA (Miss. Ct. App. 2011) (affirmed Chancery Court’s modification of child custody in favor of client).



Ashby v. American Legion

Civil Rights Litigation, Successful Cases

Ashby v. American Legion, United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi, Eastern Div., No. 1:07CV248-M-D (2011) (Summary judgment granted in favor of client).



Carroll v. Carroll

State Appellate Cases, Successful Cases

Carroll v. Carroll, 2009-CA-00328-COA (Miss. Ct. App. 2010) (reversed and rendered lower Court’s decision in fraudulent transfer case in favor of client).



Anderson v. Anderson

Other Areas, Successful Cases

Anderson v. Anderson, 54 So. 3d 850 (Miss. Ct. App. 2010) (reversed and rendered Chancery Court’s decision setting aside divorce and property distribution in client’s favor).



Fleishhacker v. Fleishhacker

Other Areas, Successful Cases

Fleishhacker v. Fleishhacker, 24 So. 3d 1038 (Miss. Ct. App. 2010) (reversed lower court’s decisions as to distribution of marital estate favorably to client).



Dye v. Dye

State Appellate Cases, Successful Cases

Dye v. Dye, 22 So. 3d 1241 (Miss. Ct. App. 2009) (reversed lower court’s decision as to division of retirement benefits in favor of client).



Hardy v. City of Tupelo

Civil Rights Litigation, Employment, Successful Cases

Hardy v. City of Tupelo,United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi, Eastern Div., No.1:08CV00028-A-D (2009) (jury verdict awarding damages on client’s Title VII claims and 42 U.S.C. § 1983 claims).



Nichols v. Bush

Successful Cases

Nichols v. Bush, 913 So. 2d 387 (Miss. Ct. App. 2005) (reversed trial court’s decision setting aside foreclosure sale in favor of client).



Todd v. First Baptist Church

State Appellate Cases, Successful Cases

Todd v. First Baptist Church, 993 So. 2d 827 (Miss. 2008) (Supreme Court decision reversing trial court’s decision on negligent supervision claim favorably to client).



Whitaker v. T & M Foods, Ltd.

State Appellate Cases, Successful Cases

Whitaker v. T & M Foods, Ltd., 7 So. 2d 893 (Miss. 2008) (Supreme Court decision which reversed Mississippi Court of Appeals’ decision on multiple grounds favorably to clients).



Reese v. Monroe County Sheriff’s Dept.

Civil Rights Litigation, Successful Cases

Reese v. Monroe County Sheriff’s Dept., No. 08-60362, (5th Cir. 2009) (orally argued) (reversed United States District Court’s decision on Fourth Amendment claim in favor of client).



Perkins v. Wilson

Employment, Successful Cases

Perkins v. Wilson, 2008-CA-01406-COA, (Miss. Ct. App. 2010) (reversed lower court’s decision as to intentional infliction of emotional distress claim).



Kinard v. City of Tupelo, Mississippi

Civil Rights Litigation, Successful Cases

Kinard v. City of Tupelo, Mississippi, United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi, Eastern Div., No. 1:05CV83-M-D (September 20, 2006) (jury verdict awarding damages based on City’s destruction of client’s real property under 42 U.S.C. § 1983).



Maranatha Faith Ctr., Inc. v. Colonial Trust Co.

Successful Cases

Maranatha Faith Ctr., Inc. v. Colonial Trust Co., 904 So. 2d 1004 (Miss. 2004) (Supreme Court decision resolving issue of first impression pertaining to execution on chose in action favorably to client).