Bolton, Mississippi Criminal Lawyers

Devin Whitt
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Free Consultation! Aggressive and Experienced Criminal Attorney!

I am committed to aggressively advocating for the rights and interests of criminal defendants! I will fight your charges at every step of the process! Visit my website to see testimonials or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Jay M. Kilpatrick
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Mississippi Criminal Law Attorney with 19 years experience

In May of 2016, Jay M. Kilpatrick joined the Kobs & Philley, PLLC team. Jay is a native of Mississippi; originally from Philadelphia, Mississippi. He joined the firm after 16 years with another larger firm in the... Read More »
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Charles R. Mullins
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Free Consultation! Experienced and Skilled Criminal Defense Lawyer! Call Now!

I am passionate about providing exceptional legal representation and service. I will work tirelessly to protect your rights! Visit my website to see client testimonials and case results. Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Merrida (Buddy) Coxwell
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Free Consultation! Quality & Aggressive Advocacy for Criminal Defense Advocacy!

I provide quality and aggressive representation for those facing criminal charges. I will passionately fight for the best possible outcome! Visit my website for client reviews and results. Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Merrida (Buddy) Coxwell
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 39 years experience
(877) 231-1600 500 N State St
Jackson, MS 39201
Free ConsultationCriminal, Civil Rights, DUI and Nursing Home
Mississippi College School of Law and University of Alabama School of Law
Merrida (Buddy) Coxwell was admitted to practice law in October 1980. From the day of admission forward Merrida has been a fierce, dedicated, and aggressive advocate for his clients. Over the past thirty-four (34) years he has handled some of the most complex and highly publicized criminal cases in Mississippi. For example, Merrida successfully defended the Mayor of Jackson, MS, when he was charged with four (4) felonies. He successfully defended a Miss. Supreme Court Judge, won two (2) not guilty verdicts in a row in federal drug cases, won a murder case that the local media called the murder...
Charles R. Mullins
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(877) 231-1600 500 N State St
Jackson, MS 39201
Free ConsultationCriminal, Consumer, DUI and Nursing Home
Mississippi College School of Law
Assma A. Ali
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 948-8005 120 N. Congress St.
Suite 200
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, Family, Immigration and Traffic Tickets
Mississippi College School of Law
Terence L. High
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(866) 991-2218 395 Edgewood Terrace Drive
Jackson, MS 39206
Free ConsultationCriminal, Business, DUI and White Collar Crime
Capital University Law School
Terence attended Mississippi State University on athletic scholarship and played college football. He received his B.A. in Accounting from Mississippi State University in 1992. Also, he received his M.A. in Accounting from the University of Mississippi in 1995. In 1999, he received his Juris Doctorate from Capital University Law School in Columbus, Ohio. Terence was an associate with the law firm of Mitchell, McNutt & Sams in their Jackson, MS office from 1999 to 2001. He was an associate with the Jackson office of Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz from 2002 to...
Francis Springer
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(601) 605-5004 213 S. Lamar Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Mississippi College School of Law
Jad Jamal Khalaf
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 288-6763 500 N. State Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Free ConsultationCriminal, Immigration, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
Mississippi College School of Law
Jad Jamal Khalaf is co-founder and managing partner at Khalaf & Nguyen, PLLC law firm in the capital city of Jackson, Mississippi. Khalaf & Nguyen represents clients throughout the state of Mississippi and specializes in the areas of CAR WRECKS, 18 WHEELER ACCIDENTS, PERSONAL INJURY, CRIMINAL DEFENSE, and IMMIGRATION LAW. Attorney Khalaf advocates for his clients’ best interest. He understands the need to provide quality legal representation, treat clients with respect, and maintain legal integrity. The team at Khalaf & Nguyen law firm stands ready to provide one-on-one personal client service. Call: (601) ATTORNEY...
Charles Baron Irvin
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(601) 340-6800 460 Briarwood Drive
Ste 310
Jackson, MS 39206
Free ConsultationCriminal, Business and Personal Injury
Loyola University New Orleans
Schedule your consultation today at irvin-law.com. We take care of your legal needs. 601-340-6800.

"Proven Results." I believe in focusing on the client and insuring they are fully protected. I have 17 years of experience with major felonies, misdemeanors, business and family law. I always focus on the human factor, because behind every legal issue is an opportunity to impact families, small businesses, and communities. From Federal Court to Community meetings I am here to insure that you have a trusted Counselor. Trust us with your legal needs, Call today 601-340-6800.
Anders Ferrington
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(601) 316-8428 419. S. State Suite 101 A
Jackson, MS 39201
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Anders Ferrington PLLC is a firm that practices civil and criminal law in Jackson, Mississippi. We accept in cases such as criminal defense, serious bodily injury, automobile accidents, products liability, worker's compensation, In addition to the personal injury work, the firm accepts cases in family law, intellectual property, and criminal defense. Recently, the founder Anders Ferrington was recognized as an expert in a federal trademark case.
J. Matthew Eichelberger
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(601) 292-7940 308 E Pearl St
Suite 201
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, Civil Rights, DUI and Immigration
University of Mississippi
Mr. Thomas P. Welch Jr.
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(601) 944-9200 419 South State Street
Suite B 102
Jackson, MS 39201
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
University of Mississippi
I am a 1999 graduate of the University of Mississippi with degrees in English and History. I earned my Juris Doctorate from the University of Mississippi Law School in 2002 and was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in September of 2002. I was admitted to the United States District Courts of both the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi as well as the United States 5th Circuit Court of Appeals in 2002 as well. I was admitted to the Maryland Bar in 2008. EXPERIENCE I have been practicing law since 2002 focusing mainly in the field of criminal...
Marshall J Goff
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 2 years experience
(601) 948-8005 120 N. Congress Street
Suite 200
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, Appeals and Immigration
Mississippi College School of Law
Rick Patt
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Ridgeland, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 29 years experience
(601) 856-3834 613 Steed Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Criminal, Appeals, DUI and Divorce
University of Mississippi
Attorney Rick D. Patt brings twenty-eight (28) years of experience as an attorney to your case. The Patt Law Firm represents clients in cases involving:

1) Family law (divorce, child custody, child support, modifications, and adoptions);
2) Civil litigation (plaintiff/defense/ personal injury/wrongful death/18-wheeler/automobile accidents, etc);
3) Criminal defense (felony, misdemeanor, drug and DUI defense), and expungements;
4) Wills, trusts and estate work; and
5) Appellate representation in the state and federal courts.

Such representation...
Damon Stevenson
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(769) 251-0207 1253 Valley Street
Jackson, MS 39203
Criminal, Family, Insurance Claims and Juvenile
Mississippi College School of Law
Andrew Sorrentino
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 3 years experience
(601) 695-7765 106 South President Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, DUI and Family
Mississippi College School of Law
Philip Hearn
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(601) 720-3541 1510 N. State Street Suite 301
Jackson, MS 39296
Free ConsultationCriminal, Employment and Personal Injury
University of Mississippi
Cody W. Gibson
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(601) 948-9840 405 Tombigbee St.
Jackson, MS 39201
Free ConsultationCriminal, Antitrust, Consumer and DUI
Mississippi College
Michael Malouf Jr
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 948-4320 501 E Capitol St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Christopher Weldy
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(601) 624-7460 P.O. Box 55408
Jackson, MS 39296
Criminal, Construction, DUI and Personal Injury
Mississippi College School of Law
Timothy Kevin Byrne
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Clinton, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 925-9482 604 Highway 80 W
Clinton, MS 39056
Criminal
Mississippi College School of Law
Earnestine Alexander
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 366-6599 5295 Galaxie Drive, E1
Jackson, MS 39174
Criminal, Appeals, Civil Rights and DUI
Curt Crowley
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 944-1984 964 North Jefferson Street
Jackson, MS 39202
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
Damon R. Stevenson
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(769) 251-0207 1253 Valley Street
Jackson, MS 39203
Criminal
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 3 years experience
(601) 487-9340 190 E Capitol St
Ste 460
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, Bankruptcy, Consumer and Estate Planning
Florida International University College of Law
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(601) 454-8794 PO Box 4781
Jackson, MS 39296
Criminal, Antitrust, Appeals and Business
Mississippi College School of Law
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 359-1113 450 High St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal and DUI
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 981-1211 3716 Livingston Rd
Jackson, MS 39213
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 2 years experience
(601) 717-3334 26 Crossings South
Jackson, MS 39211
Criminal
Mississippi College School of Law
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 355-8775 419 S State St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, DUI and Estate Planning
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(601) 622-6055 PO Box 668
Jackson, MS 39205
Criminal, Juvenile and Real Estate
Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 354-7878 125 S Congress St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, IP and Personal Injury
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 355-6277 401 E Capitol St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 355-7444 610 North St
Jackson, MS 39202
Criminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(601) 292-7940 775 N Congress St
Jackson, MS 39202
Criminal, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Construction
The University of Mississippi School of Law
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 981-7900 514 E Woodrow Wilson Ave
Jackson, MS 39216
Criminal, DUI, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 522-2222 501 E Capitol St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 355-7773 121 N State St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, Collections, DUI and Environmental
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 973-2820 188 E Capitol St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal and DUI
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 944-1984 964 North Jefferson Street
Jackson, MS 39202
Criminal, Animal, DUI and Personal Injury
Ridgeland, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 427-0048 587 Highland Colony Pkwy
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Criminal, Business, DUI and Personal Injury
Byram, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 373-1088 7112 S Siwell Rd
Byram, MS 39272
Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
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Arrested or facing criminal charges?

Criminal law addresses the government's prosecution of individuals who have been accused of committing a crime. Such laws may be federal, state, or local. The prosecution represents the people of a particular jurisdiction, and acts on behalf of the government by bringing a case against an accused. Under the U.S. Constitution, a person accused of a crime may have the right to a criminal defense attorney during interrogations and certain other times before and during a trial.

Whether you are under police investigation, have been arrested, or are facing charges, having an advocate familiar with the criminal justice system.

Most jurisdictions classify crimes as felonies or misdemeanors, with felonies being the more serious offenses with the possibility of more severe sentences. Some criminal lawyers focus on a specific area of criminal defense law, such as white-collar crime, drug offenses, theft crimes, or violent crimes. You should consult with a criminal defense lawyer early on in the process to preserve options, such as diversion programs or plea bargains.

When hiring a criminal defense attorney, you should evaluate the experience and fee structure of the attorney. Some offer a free consultation to discuss your case.


Accomplice liability: If a person aids, assists, or encourages another in the commission of a crime, they are criminally liable as an accomplice to the crime.

Self-defense: The claim that an act otherwise criminal was legally justifiable because it was necessary to protect a person or property from the threat or action of another.