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Grace W. Mitts
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Location:

Meridian, MS

Phone:

Fax:

601-693-4840

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Areas of Practice

  • Adoption
  • Business Organizations
  • Contracts
  • Insurance Defense
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Personal Injury - Defense
  • Personal Injury - Plaintiff
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Wills
  • Workers Compensation Law
  • Wrongful Death - Plaintiff

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 1980
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi, 1980
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Mississippi, 1980
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1983

Education

  • University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford, Mississippi
    • J.D. - 1980
  • University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, Mississippi
    • B.A. - 1977

Representative Cases

  • Commercial Bank v. Hearn, 923 So.2d 202, 2006, Miss. Sup.
  • Barnett ex rel Gordon v. Lauderdale County Board of Supervisors, 880 So.2d 1085, 2004, Miss. COA
  • Buckley v. Natchez Adams School District, 827 So.2d 725, 2002, Miss. App
  • Guardianship of Lacy v. Allstate Ins. Co, 649 So.2d 195, 1995, Miss.
  • Martin v. Sears, Roebuck & Co, 24 F.3d 765, 1994, 5th Cir. Miss.
  • Watts v. Pennington, 598 So 2d.1308, 2012, Miss.
  • Gator Wood, Inc. v. Williams, 528 So.2d 804, 1988, (Miss.
  • Harris v. McGee, 497 So.2d 75, 1986, Miss.
  • Patie v Randle Reed Trucking Co, 467 So.2d 219 , 1985, Miss
  • Flake v. Randle Reed Trucking Co., 458 So.2d 223, 1984
  • Cox v. Monroe Allen Contractors, Inc., 445 So.2d 1384, 1994, Miss.

Honors and Awards

  • Moot Court Board
  • Law School Senate
  • American Jurisprudence Awards

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Phi Delta Phi
  • Moot Court Board
  • Lauderdale County Bar Association, Member
  • The Mississippi Bar
  • American Bar Association
  • Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Delta Phi
  • Delta Delta Delta

Witherspoon and Compton, LLC

1100 23rd Avenue

1100 23rd Avenue
P.O. Box 845
Meridian, MS 39301

Toll Free: 800-549-1579
Phone: 601-207-0333
Fax: 601-693-4840

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Witherspoon & Compton, LLC is the oldest, continuously operated law firm in Meridian and East Central Mississippi, having been established in 1956. The firm continues to provide quality legal services in the areas of general practice as well as litigation in both state and federal courts…

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