J. Mark Franklin, III

J. Mark Franklin, III: Attorney with McKay Lawler Franklin & Foreman, PLLC AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards



“Judicial Foreclosure,” Foreclosure Law in Mississippi, Univ. of Miss. Inst. For Continuing Studies, Center for Continuing Legal Educ. (Rev’d 2009)

Reported Decisions:

In re Mercer, 246 F.3d 391 (5th Cir. 2001), 218 F.3d 770 (5th Cir. 2000), 211 F.3d 214 (5th Cir 2000), 220 B.R. 315 (Bankr. S.D. Miss. 1998)

Trustmark Nat’l Bank v. Barnard, 930 So. 2d 1281 (Miss. App. 2006)

Weathersby v. Citibank (South Dakota), N.A., 928 So. 2d 941 (Miss. App. 2006)

James v. Chase Manhattan Bank, 173 F.Supp. 2d 544 (N.D. Miss. 2001)

Gober v. Chase Manhattan Bank, 918 So. 2d 840 (Miss. App. 2005)

In re Jackson, 392 B.R. 666 (Bankr. S.D. Miss. 2008)

Gober v. Chase Manhattan Bank, 269 Fed. Appx. 492 (5th Cir. 2008)

In re Evans, 464 B.R. 272 (Bankr. S.D. Miss. 2011), 2011 WL 6258473, 2011 WL 6258859, 2011 WL 6294043, 2011 WL 6294147, 2012 WL 393255, 2013 WL 1788500 (Bankr. S.D. Miss)

GuideOne Elite Insurance Co. v. Mount Carmel Ministries, 2014 WL 11515564, 2014 WL 11515565, 2014 WL 12642001, 2015 WL 72139, 2015 WL 268517, 2015 WL 7871033, 2017 WL 2908866, 2018 WL 379023 (S.D. Miss)

GuideOne Elite Insurance Co. v. Mount Carmel Ministries, 676 Fed. Appx. 269 (5th Cir. 2017)

Mount Carmel Ministries v. Seaway Bank & Trust Co., 2015 WL 13375901 (S.D. Miss.)

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real Property Law
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Real Estate Title Claims and Defense
  • Lender Liability Defense
  • Foreclosure Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
601-203-0643  Phone
(601) 572-8778  Phone
(601) 572-8440  Fax
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 2488, Ridgeland, MS 39158-2488
University Attended:
University of Southern Mississippi, B.S., with highest honors, Phi Kappa Phi, 1984
Law School Attended:
University of Mississippi, J.D., Order of the Barristers; Mississippi Law Journal, 1986-1987; Moot Court Board, 1985-1987, 1987
Year of First Admission:
1987, Mississippi
The Mississippi Bar; Hinds County Bar Association (Chairman, Lawyer Referral Committee, 1996-1998); Mississippi Bankruptcy Conference (Chairman, Annual Seminar Committee, 1998-1999); Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit; Madison County Bar Association
Birth Information:
Pascagoula, Mississippi, August 17, 1962
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

Ridgeland, Mississippi

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