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Rick Barry of Meridian Elected President-Elect of The Mississippi Bar
posted: February 2, 2016

The ballots for the 2016 Bar elections were certified to the Bar by VR Election Services Wednesday, January 27th following the voting deadline. Rick Barry of Meridian was elected President-Elect of The Mississippi Bar. Rick’s term as President-Elect will begin at the conclusion of the 2016 Annua...   >> more >>

Officers and Directors Elected for the Bar's Young Lawyers Division
posted: January 28, 2016

The ballots for the 2016 Young Lawyers Division elections were tabulated on Wednesday, January 27, by VR Election Services. Bradley M. Reeves of Ridgeland was elected President-Elect of the Young Lawyers Division. His term will begin at the conclusion of the 2016 annual meeting. Also elected was...   >> more >>

2016 Law Day Art Contest
posted: January 27, 2016

In conjunction with Law Day USA on May 1, 2016, The Mississippi Bar is conducting their 14th annual statewide Law Day Art Contest. The theme for this year’s Law Day Art Contest is: “Miranda: More Than Words.” Entries are now being accepted until April 8, 2016 and all students grades K...   >> more >>

2016 Outstanding Young Lawyer Award Nominations
posted: January 27, 2016

Each year the Young Lawyers Division of The Mississippi Bar selects a Young Lawyer who is deemed to be the Outstanding Young Lawyer of Mississippi for the year based on his or her contributions to both the Bar and community, state and country. This person exemplifies the degree of ethical, moral...   >> more >>

Advertising Opportunity in The 2016 Membership Directory
posted: January 26, 2016

The MS Bar is now reserving advertising space in the 2016 Membership Directory. This is a great opportunity to reach the attorneys throughout the state for a full 12 months. Full Page Black & White Ad: $775; Half Page Black & White Ad: $390. To reserve your space click   >> more >>

Mississippi High School Mock Trial Competition - Oxford Regional Results
posted: January 26, 2016

The Oxford Regional of the 33rd Annual High School Mock Trial Competition, sponsored by the Young Lawyers Division of The Mississippi Bar, was completed on Saturday, January 30 at the Lafayette County Chancery Courthouse. The four winners of the Oxford Regional Competition are as follows: Clevel...   >> more >>

Volunteers Needed to Serve as Judges for the 2016 Mississippi High School Statewide Mock Trial Competition
posted: January 20, 2016

Attorney volunteers are needed to judge during the 2016 Mississippi High School Statewide Mock Trial Competition. The Statewide Competition will be held on Friday, February 26 and Saturday, February 27 in Jackson at the Hinds County Courthouse. Please sign up to judge by filling out the electron...   >> more >>