Josh is an AV-Rated attorney in our General Litigation Group. He focuses his practice on Business Tort Law, Insurance Coverage, and Real Estate Litigation.

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Associations

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 1981
  • U.S. District Courts
    • Mississippi: Northern, Southern
  • U.S. Court of Appeals
    • 5th Circuit

Distinctions

  • Martindale-Hubbell®
    • AV®– PreeminentPeer Review Rated
  • Best Lawyers in America®
    • Bet-the-Company Litigation, 2014-2018
    • Commercial Litigation, 2009-2018
  • Super Lawyers®
    • Mid-South Super Lawyers, Business Litigation, 2006-2017
  • Mississippi Bar Foundation, Law Related Education Award, 2006

Education & Honors

  • University of Mississippi, J.D., 1981
    • Dean Robert Farley Award, graduated first in class
    • Research Editor, Mississippi Law Journal
  • Columbia University, B.A., Music, 1975
  • Clerkship,
    ​Chief Judge Hon. Charles Clark, U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit, 1981-1982

Experience

  • Bullock v. AIU Insurance Co., (S.D. Miss. 2010).
  • Bullock v. Gottfried Corporation (2010).
  • Rebelwood Apartments et al. v. English, 48 So. 3d 483 (Miss. 2010).
  • McKnight v. Orkin, Inc., (S.D. Miss. 2009).
  • Niedfeldt v. Grand Oaks Communities, 987 So. 2d 1043 (Miss. Ct. App. 2008).
  • Estate of Dunn v. American Health Centers, Inc., (N.D. Miss. 2006).
  • Perkins v. Century Sur. Co., (N.D. Miss. 2006).
  • Smith v. CatoSouth, LLC, 432 F. Supp. 2d 679 (S.D. Miss. 2006).
  • Southgate Shopping Center v. Walmart Stores, Inc., (N.D. Miss. 2006).
  • More...

Papers, Presentations, & Publications

  • ​Presenter, "The Structure and Overview of the Court System", National Business Institute, March 2012.