Gulfport, MS:

Dukes, Dukes, Keating & Faneca, P.A.

Dukes, Dukes, Keating & Faneca, P.A.
  • Gulfport, MS
  • BancorpSouth Building, 2909 13th Street, Sixth Floor, Gulfport, MS 39501-1925
  • Personalized, Cost-Effective Representation
  • Peer Reviews
    4.7/5.0 (83)
    Client Reviews
    100% Recommended (3)
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About our Gulfport, MS: office

Personalized, Cost-Effective Representation

Dukes, Dukes, Keating & Faneca, P.A. provides a full range of legal services to businesses, corporations, insurance companies, governmental entities and individuals throughout Mississippi.

We are listed in the Bar Registry of Preeminent Lawyers, an exclusive listing for which only AV-Rated law firms and attorneys are eligible.

Our attorneys work with clients on a one-to-one basis, so you will always be personally familiar with the attorney handling your case.

Our rates compare very favorably against larger regional firms serving South Mississippi. We strive to remain cost-conscious in performing all of our services.

For an appointment to discuss your legal matter with an attorney at our firm call us today at 888-542-2034 or contact us online. We look forward to working with you.

Handling Insurance Defense, Employment Law and More

We consider ourselves to be a "one stop shop" for our clients' legal needs. This allows us to develop long-lasting relationships with clients and to provide continuing support as their circumstances evolve. Our dynamic, versatile attorneys handle a wide range of issues, such as:

Insurance Defense

1983 Governmental Liability

Workers' Compensation & Longshore Defense

Transportation Law: Trucking and Automobile Liability

Aviation Law

Employment Law

Governmental Regulatory and Compliance Issues

Construction Law

Business, Corporate and Commercial Law

Real Estate Transactions and Litigation

Health and Health Care Law

The Local Choice for the Mississippi Gulf Coast and all of South Mississippi

Having offices in Gulfport and Hattiesburg, Mississippi, we are deeply entwined with our local communities and surrounding areas. Most of our attorneys and staff were born and raised here, and most enjoy a high degree of involvement in local charitable, religious, public and civic organizations.

With 12 attorneys, we are one of the largest firms serving the Mississippi Gulf Coast and South Mississippi. We are large enough to handle highly involved, complex legal matters, but we are small enough to make sure each client receives personalized, responsive and friendly service and attention.

25 Years Carrying a Tradition of Excellence

Dukes, Dukes, Keating & Faneca, P.A. was founded in 1983 by William F. Dukes following his retirement from the Federal Bureau of Investigations. In the quarter-century that has elapsed since then, we have grown to become one of the most reputable and capable law firms serving the Mississippi Gulf Coast and South Mississippi.

We maintain this reputation and tradition by hiring talented attorneys who value stability and community involvement. We continually strive to provide the highest standards of service and performance. We offer legal strategies that are solution-oriented and based in teamwork, integrity and innovation.

Office Details

Contact Information:
228-868-1111  Phone
888-542-2034  Phone - Toll Free
228-868-1111  Phone
888-542-2034  Phone - Toll Free
228-863-2886  Fax
228-863-2886  Fax
www.ddkf.com
Mailing Address:
BancorpSouth Building, 2909 13th Street, Sixth Floor, P.O. Drawer W, Gulfport, Mississippi 39501-1925
Office Size:
10
Year Established:
1980
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Clients
    REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTS: Zurich-NA; American Interstate Insurance Co.; National Trust Insurance Co.; The Mississippi Public Entity Workers Compensation Trust; Aaron Dupuy and Sons Inc.; FCCI Mutual Insurance Co.; CNA Insurance Companies; Commercial Union Insurance Co.; Continental Casualty Co.; Adesco, Inc.; Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT); Mississippi Tort Claims Board (MTCB); Cravens, Dargan and Co.; Trans-America Commercial Finance Corp.; Empire Fire and Marine Insurance Co.; Alliance General Agency; Gulfside Casino Partnership d/b/a Island View Casino; ECO Resources, Inc.; Western World Insurance Co., Inc.; Prime Retail, LLP; Aristocrat Technologies, Inc.; Aristocrat Leisure Limited; BancorpSouth Bank; Universal Field Services, Inc.; Gulf Coast Property Acquisitions, Inc.; Morris Johnson Construction Company, Inc.; Warren Paving, Inc.; Beau Rivage Resorts, Inc.; Whitney National Bank; Trustmark National Bank; Hancock Bank; GeoPave, LLC; Allen Beverages, Inc.; Frontier Insurance Company; Rice Insurance Services Company; Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc.; Professional Warranty Service Corporation; GBS Properties, LLC d/b/a Prudential Gardner Realtors; ACE-INA; ACE Westchester Specialty Claims; EMC Insurance Company; GEICO; Safeway Insurance Company; United Automobile Insurance Company; Vela Insurance Services; Summit Risk Services; Progressive Insurance Company; Biloxi Freezing and Processing Co.; Gulf Coast Laundry, LLC; Premier Equipment Sales and Rental, LLC; M & M Processing, LLC; Bella Marie, LLC; Stencil Corporation; W.C. Fore Trucking; High Cotton Grill, Inc.; Mallette Brothers Construction Company, Inc.; Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning Workers' Compensation Program; FARA; Mississippi State Agencies WC Trust; FFVA Mutual Insurance; Florida Fruit and Vegetable Association; The Hartford; Employers; American Mining/CGH Insurance; Cambridge Integrated Services Company; AmComp; Summit Holdings; Bridgefield Casualty; Safety Risk Services; State Auto Insurance; Auto Owners Insurance Company; Simple HR; Oasis Outsourcing; Grand Bank FSB; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; U.S. Small Business Administration; Global Financial Aid Services, Inc.; Gulfport OB/GYN Clinic, Inc.; Swan Lake Homeowners Association, Inc.; Aspen Insurance UK Limited; Louisiana Insurance Guaranty Association; Molokai Condominiums Diamondhead, MS; and AIG Aviation.
    COUNSEL FOR: Harrison County, Mississippi Sheriff; City of Gulfport Planning Commission; Harrison County Tourism Commission; Gulfport/Biloxi Regional Airport Authority; Southern Mississippi Planning and Development District; Jackson County Airport Authority; Long Beach Water Management District; Harrison County Emergency Communications Commission; Gulfport Stevedoring Association.
    APPROVED ATTORNEYS FOR: First American Title Insurance Co.
    Office Hours:
    Monday
    08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Tuesday
    08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Wednesday
    08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Thursday
    08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Friday
    08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Saturday
    By Appointment
    Sunday
    By Appointment

    Areas of Practice (15)

    Specific Areas of Practice for our Gulfport office:

    • Employment Law
    • Health and Health Care Law
    • Governmental, Regulatory and Compliance
    • Real Estate Transactions and Litigation
    • Construction Law
    • Business, Corporate and Commercial Law
    • Insurance Defense
    • 1983 Governmental Liability
    • Workers' Compensation / Longshore Defense
    • Transportation Law: Trucking and Automobile Liability
    • Aviation Law
    • Product Liability Defense
    • Professional Liability Defense
    • Creditor Rights
    • Premises Liability Defense

    People (10)

    • Education Law, Public Schools, Employment Law - Employer, Government Agencies & Programs, Law Enforcement Agencies, Stat ...

      • Peer Reviews
        5.0/5.0
      • Client Reviews

        No Reviews
    • General Civil Litigation, Corporate and Contract Law, Commercial Transactions, Commercial Litigation, Debtor/Creditor Re ...

      • Client Reviews

        No Reviews
    • Aviation Law, Law Enforcement and Correctional Facility Law, Administrative Agency, Municipal Law, Commercial Leases, Co ...

      • Client Reviews

        No Reviews
    • Insurance Defense, Mississippi Tort Claims Act Defense, Premises Liability, Automobile Liability, Defense of Workers' Co ...

      • Client Reviews

        No Reviews
    • Litigation, Real Estate, Regulatory Law, Administrative Law, Contract Law, Insurance Defense, Law Enforcement Defense/Co ...

      • Client Reviews

        No Reviews
    • Law Enforcement and Correctional Facilities Defense, Administrative Agencies Defense, Civil Rights Defense and Employmen ...

      • Peer Reviews
        No Reviews
      • Client Reviews

        No Reviews
    • Construction Law & Litigation, Administrative Appeals, General Civil Litigation, Contract Law, Law Enforcement Appeals

      • Peer Reviews
        No Reviews
      • Client Reviews

        No Reviews

    Peer Reviews

    • 4.7/5.0 (83 reviews)
    • Legal Knowledge

      4.7/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.6/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.7/5.0
    • Communication

      4.7/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      4.7/5.0
    • 5.0/5.0 Review for Trace D. McRaney by a Managing Partner on 07/17/14 in Litigation

      Trace McRaney handles all manner of complex civil litigation. He vigorously represents his clients with excellence, at the same time showing exceptional civility to counsel and high regard to the court. If I needed a lawyer, I would not hesitate to... Read more

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      Trace McRaney handles all manner of complex civil litigation. He vigorously represents his clients with excellence, at the same time showing exceptional civility to counsel and high regard to the court. If I needed a lawyer, I would not hesitate to call Trace to represent me. Read less

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    • 5.0/5.0 Review for Trace D. McRaney by a Partner on 07/14/14 in Automobile Insurance Defense

      Trace is preeminent in the practice of defending motor vehicle accidents and has my highest recommendation in this practice area.

      Trace is preeminent in the practice of defending motor vehicle accidents and has my highest recommendation in this practice area. Read less

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    Client Reviews

    • 5.0/5.0 (3 reviews)
    • 100% (3 recommendations)
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Responsiveness

      5.0/5.0
    • Quality of Service

      5.0/5.0
    • Value for Money

      5.0/5.0
    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Review for W. Edward Hatten Jr. on 10/29/10 in Professional Liability.

      Ed and his firm do a fine job representing our insureds.

      Ed and his firm do a fine job representing our insureds. Read less

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    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Review for W. Edward Hatten Jr. on 10/29/10 in Insurance.

      I can highly recommend Ed Hatten. Ed was successful in having our insured dismissed from a case quite early in the litigation, achieving a prompt and economical result.

      I can highly recommend Ed Hatten. Ed was successful in having our insured dismissed from a case quite early in the litigation, achieving a prompt and economical result. Read less

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    • Construction Law

    • Corporate Law

    • Environmental Law

    • Gaming Law

    • Health Care Law

    • Insurance Defense

    • Labor and Employment Law

    • Land Use Law

    • Medical Malpractice

    • Municipal and Zoning Law

    • Personal Injury

    • Premises Liability

    • Product Liability Law

    • Real Estate Law

    • Toxic Torts

    • Transportation Law

    • Workers Compensation

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    Gulfport, Mississippi

    • Gulfport, MS
      BancorpSouth Building , 2909 13th Street, Sixth Floor
      Gulfport, MS 39501-1925

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