Butler Snow attorney Keishunna R. Webster has been appointed to serve as a member of the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee of the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Litigation Section for 2021-2022. The committee’s mission is to ensure that traditionally underrepresented groups work at every level of the Section and to advance as a leader in the ABA-wide effort to build a legal community that reflects the wider communities they serve. More information about the committee can be found here.
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. Webster has been recognized by Super Lawyers® as a Mid-South Rising Star in general litigation and named to the 2019 class of Leadership in Law by the Mississippi Business Journal. She was also named a Top 40 Under 40 by The National Black Lawyers.
Webster 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.