Butler Snow attorney Keishunna R. Webster has been named to the 2019 class of Leadership in Law by the Mississippi Business Journal. She was honored with other members of the class at a reception on Dec. 12 at the Old Capitol Inn in Jackson, Miss. The awards program honors members of the state’s legal community that have both legal success and demonstrate character, leadership and professionalism.
Webster is a member of the firm’s Tort, Transportation, and Specialized Litigation practice group and frequently defends common carrier transportation fleets in matters involving complex personal injury, catastrophic losses and wrongful death matters. She is also experienced in defending landowners in a wide variety of premises liability cases, running the gamut from simple slip and falls to negligent security cases involving violent crimes. Keishunna has been recognized by Super Lawyers® as a Mid-South Rising Star in general litigation and was named a Top 40 Under 40 by The National Black Lawyers.
Keishunna is a member of the American Bar Association, The Mississippi Bar and the Capital Area Bar Association. She received her bachelor’s degree, with honors, from Belhaven College, her master’s from Jackson State University and her Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the University of Mississippi.