Frequently Asked Questions

How do I get to The Mississippi Bar Center?

The Mississippi Bar Center if located at 643 North State Street in Jackson.  To reach the Bar Center, exit I-55 at the High Street exit and travel west to State Street.  Turn right onto State Street heading North.  The Mississippi Bar Center is the fourth building on the left.  There is parking for visitors on the side and in the rear of the building.

Does The Mississippi Bar have a lawyer referral service?

No, the Bar does not maintain a lawyer referral service.  For information on how to select a lawyer click here

Can you answer any questions about the Bar exam, admission to practice law in Mississippi or reciprocity?

No, the Mississippi Board of Bar Admissions is responsible for admissions in Mississippi.  For more information about admission requirement in Mississippi please contact the Board of Bar Admission at 601-576-4620 or visit their web site at

I am having problems with my lawyer. Can the Bar assist me?

Yes, the Bar's Consumer Assistance Program is designed to assist clients with every day consumer type problems with their attorneys.  For information on the Bar's Consumer Assistance Program click here

How can I find the address and phone number of a lawyer?

You may access the Bar's online directory here.  The Mississippi Bar also publishes an annual membership directory.  If you are interested in purchasing a copy, pricing and ordering information is available here.