Timothy L. Sensing

Timothy L. Sensing: Attorney with Watkins & Eager
  • Member at Watkins & Eager (72 Attorneys)
  • The Emporium Building, 400 East Capitol Street, Jackson, MS 39201
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Tim has significant litigation and trial experience in medical malpractice, pharmaceutical & medical device, and products liability cases. Since joining Watkins & Eager, Tim has served as trial counsel on numerous professional liability and products liability cases. Most recently, Tim obtained defense verdicts in a football helmet products liability trial in federal court in Mississippi as well as medical malpractice trials in Mississippi state court. Tim has also worked on multiple pharmaceutical litigations and been selected as a trial team member in a Medicaid fraud action brought by the State of Mississippi against a major multi-national pharmaceutical manufacturer.

Tim was selected in 2012 as a Super Lawyers' Rising Star for personal injury defense. He was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 2007. He is also admitted to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and the United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi.

Publications and Honors

•AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
•Listed in Benchmark Litigation's Under 40 Hot List, 2017
•Super Lawyers - Mid-South Rising Stars (2012 - 2016, Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice)
•Who's On First?: The United States Supreme Court Takes a Swing at Interpreting the Ever-Elusive Language of the 1367 Supplemental Jurisdiction Statute, 26 Miss. C. L. Rev. 321

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Health Care
  • Healthcare Litigation
  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Device

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
601-965-1813  Phone
601-965-1901  Fax
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 650, Jackson, MS 39201
University Attended:
Belhaven College, B.S., cum laude, 1999
Law School Attended:
Mississippi College School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2007
Year of First admission:
2007, Mississippi

Professional And Community Involvement

•The Mississippi Bar
•Capital Area Bar Association
•American Bar Association, Health Law Section
•Defense Research Institute
•Hartfield Academy School Board Chairman
•Pinelake Church

Birth Information:
Gulfport, Mississippi, 1976
Reported Cases:
Notable Cases: Tim has obtained defense verdicts in 10 jury trials including several for medical professionals in malpractice cases and one for a large manufacturer of protective sports equipment.
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  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Peer Reviews

    • 4.8/5.0 (12 reviews)
    • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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    • 4.2/5.0 Rated by a Of Counsel on 10/13/15 in Medical Malpractice Defense

      One of state's best young lawyers..

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    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 10/13/15 in Medical Malpractice Defense

      Excellent lawyer. Fine judgment, diligent attention to detail, always courteous and civil.

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