J. Michael Coleman

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Member: American Motorcyclist Association
Claims & Litigation Management Alliance
Defense Research Institute
Hinds County Bar Association
Madison County Bar Association
Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association
Mississippi Tort Claims Board
Tennessee Bar Association
Professional Liability Defense Federation

Areas of Practice (21)

  • Chancery and Equity
  • Civil Practice
  • Civil Rights
  • Contracts
  • Family Law
  • Fraud and Deceit
  • General Practice
  • Government
  • Guardianship and Conservatorship
  • Health Care
  • Hospital Law
  • Insurance
  • Law Enforcement
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Municipal Law
  • Negligence
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Torts

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
601-292-6205  Phone
601-608-6261  Phone
601-362-3642  Fax
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 14188, Ridgeland, MS 39157
University Attended:
Mississippi State University, B.A. Communications, 1991
Law School Attended:
Mississippi College School of Law, J.D., 1999
Year of First Admission:
2006, Tennessee; 2009, Alabama; 1999, Mississippi
The Mississippi Bar (Member, Young Lawyers Division); American Motorcyclist Association; Defense Research Institute; Hinds County Bar Association; Madison County Bar Association; Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association (Mississippi Tort Claims Board); Tennessee Bar Association; Professional Liability Defense Federation.
Reported Cases:
Ashcraft v. City of Vicksburg, 2014 WL 1364905 (5th Cir. Apr. 18, 2014). Ashcraft v. City of Vicksburg, 2013 WL 3207411 (S.D. Miss. June 24, 2013). DeGruy v. Wade, 2013 WL 3225019 (N.D. Miss. June 25, 2013). DeGruy v. Wade, 2013 WL 1092414 (N. D. Miss. March 15, 2013). Laney v. Vance, 112 So. 3d 1079 (Miss. 2013). McKeown v. Pitcock, 79 So. 3d 520, (Miss. App. 2011). Horn v. Vaughan, 469 F. Appx. 360 (5th Cir. 2012). Allstate Ins, Co. v. Perkins, 327 Fed. Appx. 518 (5th Cir. 2009). Stuart v. U. of Miss. Med. Ctr., 21 So. 3d 544 (Miss. 2009). Alfa Ins. Corp. v. Cobb Const., Inc., 2008 WL 1840625, (S.D. Miss. April 23, 2008). Allstate Ins. Co., v. Perkins, 2008 WL 4283648, (N.D. Miss. Sept. 15, 2008). Causey v. Sanders, 998 So. 2d 393 (Miss. 2008). Thompkins v. Allstate Ins. Co., 2007 WL 3027407, (S.D. Miss. Oct. 15, 2007). Freeman v. U. of Miss. Med. Ctr., 944 So. 2d 75 (Miss. App. 2006). Hales v. Respiratory Testing, 188 Fed. Appx. 305 (5th Cir. 2006). Harper v. Albertson's, Inc., 2005 WL 2361953, (S.D. Miss. Sept. 26, 2005). Brooks v. Roberts, 882 So. 2d 229 (Miss. 2004). Sanders v. G.D. Searle& Co., 2004 WL 443886, (N.D. Miss. Mar. 4, 2004). Brown v. Warren, 858 So. 2d 168 (Miss. App. 2003). Corey v. Skelton, 834 So. 2d 681 (Miss. 2003). Frye v. Airco, Inc., 269 F. Supp. 2d 743, (S.D. Miss. 2003). Benjamin v. Cornwell Well Service, 836 So. 2d 792 (Miss. App. 2002).

Peer Reviews

4.4/5.0 (44 reviews)
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