Philip David Bridges

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Editor: Family Law Section Report of the Mississippi Bar(2006-Present); Officer of the Family Law Section of the Mississippi Bar (2006-2012); Mississippi Reporter to the Family Law Section of the American Bar Association. Certified in Mississippi Guardian Ad Litem Practice, 2000. Author, "Accounting for Expenses of Disposition in Equitable Distribution," Vol. LIII, The Mississippi Lawyer, 2007; "Separate Maintenance," 2005 Family Law Section Seminar; "Divorce Taxation Without Mathematics," 2006 Family Law Section Seminar; "Recurring Tax Issues in Divorce," 2006 Annual Meeting of the Mississippi Bar; "Commingling, Tracing and Transmutation of Property," 2008 Family Law Section Seminar; "Common Procedural Issues in Divorce," 2008 Family Law Section "Tool Box" Seminar; "Grandparent Visitation," 2010 Family Law Section Seminar; Practical Tips for the Domestic Relations Attorney, 2010 "Current Issues" Seminar; "Appellate Procedure in Family Law," 2011 Family Law Section Seminar; Current Trends in Equitable Distribution, 2011 "Current Issues" Seminar; Desertion, Abandonment and the Natural Parent Presumption, 2012 Family Law Section Seminar.

American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers;

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Marital Property Law
  • Appellate Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
601-707-9656  Phone
601-607-4144  Phone
769-232-2317  Cell Phone
601-607-4194  Fax
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 55882, Jackson, MS 39296-5882
University Attended:
Louisiana State University, B.A., 1985
Law School Attended:
Baylor University, J.D., 1987
Year of First Admission:
1991, U.S. District Court Northern and Western Districts of Texas; 1999, Mississippi; 1999, U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern District of Mississippi; 1988, Texas
Rankin County, Madison County, and Hinds County Bar Associations; The Mississippi Bar (Chair, Family Law Section, 2010-2011; Member, Executive Committee, Family Law Section, 2006-2008).
Birth Information:
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, September 8, 1964
Reported Cases:
Houck v. Ousterhout, 861 So.2d 1000 (Miss. 2003); Brown v. Yates, 68 So.3d 758 (Miss.Ct.App. 2011); Gilliland v. Gilliland I, 969 So.2d 56, (Miss.Ct.App. 2007); Gilliland v. Gilliland II, 984 So.2d 364 (Miss.Ct.App. 2008).

Peer Reviews

4.7/5.0 (18 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 07/19/11 in Family Law

    I have known and worked with David for many years and find him to be of the highest caliber.

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 07/15/11 in Family Law

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Ridgeland, Mississippi

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