Michael J. McElhaney, Jr.

Michael J. McElhaney, Jr.: Attorney with Dogan & Wilkinson, PLLC AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Omicron Delta Kappa; Phi Delta Phi. Member, Moot Court Board. President, The Law School Student Body. Achieved the highest Peer Review rating for legal ability in Martindale-Hubbell (AV).

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Insurance Defense
  • State of Federal Workers' Compensation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
228-205-4365  Phone
228-762-3223  Fax
University Attended:
University of Mississippi, B.S.M.E., 1968; University of Mississippi, M.S., Engineering Science, 1970; University of Southern Mississippi, M.B.A., 1971
Law School Attended:
University of Mississippi, J.D., 1975
Year of First Admission:
1975, U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1975, Mississippi
Jackson County and American Bar Associations; The Mississippi Bar; Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association.
Birth Information:
Hattiesburg, Mississippi, December 19, 1943
Reported Cases:
Mississippi Supreme Court, Mississippi Chemical Corporation vs. William C. Rogers (1979); Mississippi Court of Appeals, Delores Lee vs. Singing River Hospital (2004); United States Department of Labor (Long Shore) Stephen S. Valentine vs. Petra Contractors (1999); United States District Court S.D. Miss Kathleen L. Ketzel vs. Mississippi Riverboat Corporation (1994).

Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (1 review)
A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

  • Analytical Capability

  • Judgment

  • Communication

  • Legal Experience


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