The Workers' Compensation Section helps its members keep abreast of developments in this rapidly growing area of legal practice. The Section is composed of attorneys who practice in the areas of unemployment compensation, social security, and workers' compensation. This Section regularly publishes newsletters and offers a section members only list serve.
Bar Hosts the 2013 Section Orientation Session
Over 50 new Section Officers attended the FY 2013-2014 Orientation Session in August 2013. The half-day program is designed to familiarize new Section leaders with their duties and brief them on resources available to them through the Bar. This year's session included an overview by MS Bar President Guy Mitchell.
Workers Compensation Section Officers include Carlos Moore, Chair; Chad Shook, Vice-Chair; and Roxanne Case, Secretary.
Kids' Chance of Mississippi is a scholarship fund established by the Mississippi Bar Foundation under the Administrative Law and Workers' Compensation Section of the Mississippi Bar to provide scholarships for children who have had a parent killed or permanently and totally disabled on the job. Kids' Chance of Mississippi provides scholarships for students to attend vocational/technical school or college. The fund brings together all those involved in workers' compensation issues: the legal, medical and business communities. Visit Kid's Chance for more information about Kid's Chance Scholarship and Applications.
Kid's Chance Scholarship Fund Pilot Mediation Project generates fees that are applied to the Kid's Scholarship Fund. Visit Kid's Chance Mediators for a list of available mediators with email addresses.
Workers' Compensation Section
2014-2014 Executive Committee