Debbie is a member of the Finance, Real Estate and Restructuring Group and focuses her practice on real estate development and finance.

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Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 1995


  • Best Lawyers in America®
    • Real Estate Law, 2019-2022

Education & Honors

  • University of Mississippi, J.D., 1995
  • University of Mississippi, B.A., cum laude, 1984


  • Over 20 years of experience practicing in every aspect of real estate law including acquisition, leasing, financing, construction, title, and permitting.
  • ​Represented a Fortune 100 discount retailer in significant land purchase and development projects in Mississippi and Alabama.
  • Portfolio of projects include shopping centers, grocery stores, power plants, hotels and assisted living facilities.
  • ​Vast experience in title insurance, having previously served as Vice-President, Legal Officer for a national title insurance company.
  • ​Routinely serves as local counsel in multi-state transactions.