Jefferson County, Mississippi Criminal Lawyers

Browse By Cities

Find Jefferson County, Mississippi Criminal Lawyers by City

Jefferson County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(601) 786-9600 1447 Main Street
Fayette, MS 39069
Criminal, Estate Planning, Family and Probate
Jefferson County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 53 years experience
(601) 445-8192 Po Box 344
Fayette, MS 39069-0344
Criminal, Family and Personal Injury
Edward Henderson
Claimed Lawyer ProfileQ&ASocial Media
Lincoln County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(601) 835-6283 115 North Cleveland Avenue
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Tulane University School of Law
Carlisle Henderson is a graduate of the Tulane University School of Law, 2000, where he worked with the law school's program representing inmates at Angola State Prison. In 1997 and 1998, Mr. Henderson worked with the Orleans Parish District Attorney's Office prosecuting crimes, and since graduation, has devoted himself to criminal defense, and protecting the rights of the accused. He is a member of the Mississippi Bar Association, and a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Mr. Henderson also works in other areas of the legal profession. Family Law, Juvenile Law, Probate, Appeals. Call 601-835-6283...
Gary Honea
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Pike County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 38 years experience
(601) 250-5687 209 Apache Drive
McComb, MS 39648
Criminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Mississippi
Amy Foster Ryan
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Wilkinson County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
(601) 888-9919 312 Wallace Drive
P.O. Box 515
Woodville, MS 39669
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law
Amy graduated with a BBA from the University of Mississippi in 1989. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law. She is licensed to practice law in Texas and Mississippi. Her practice emphasizes representation of clients in personal injury, divorce, child custody, criminal and estates.
Larry Gus Baker
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Lincoln County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(601) 754-0088 213 South Railroad Avenue
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Criminal, Divorce and Family
Mississippi College School of Law
Solo law practice at the Law Office of Larry G. Baker handling criminal defense and family law matters.

Prior to opening my own firm, I served as a Special Assistant Attorney General for the State of Mississippi assigned to the Public Integrity Division. As a SAAG, I prosecuted criminal cases involving:
* corrupt public officials and private citizens
involved in fraudulent business practices.
* insurance fraud committed by business owners,
...
Warren County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 631-0299 1117 Openwood St
Vicksburg, MS 39183
Criminal and Personal Injury
Warren County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 638-8337 1401 Adams St
Vicksburg, MS 39180
Criminal, DUI, Estate Planning and Personal Injury
Copiah County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 894-9998 231 Caldwell Dr
Hazlehurst, MS 39083
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Estate Planning
Pike County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 248-6122 306 Green St
Summit, MS 39666
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Copiah County, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 894-4150 PO Box 768
336 West Gallatin St.
Hazlehurst, MS 39083
Criminal, Consumer, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Warren County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 630-9000 1001 Adams St
Vicksburg, MS 39183
Criminal, Bankruptcy, DUI and Divorce
Warren County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 634-8995 1115 Openwood St
Vicksburg, MS 39183
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Estate Planning
Warren County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 638-6812 1117 Openwood St
Vicksburg, MS 39183
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Lincoln County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 833-1121 217 S Railroad Ave
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Criminal and DUI
Merrida (Buddy) Coxwell
Claimed Lawyer ProfileBlawgsearchSocial Media
Hinds County, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 38 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...
Tom Rich
Claimed Lawyer ProfileBlawgsearchSocial Media
Madison County, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 859-7375 100 East Center Street
Canton, MS 39046
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Personal Injury and White Collar Crime
University of Mississippi
Tom Rich is a partner at Savant & Rich LLC, a Mississippi law firm focused on providing experienced criminal defense throughout state and federal court in Mississippi. In his practice, he has handled over three hundred felony cases including but not limited to allegations of drug possession, drug sale, DUI, aggravated assault, criminal fraud, arson, sex offenses, capital murder, and white collar crimes. Every client's circumstances are unique and need to be considered. He listens to his clients and hears their story. Knowing their story, a defense plan tailored to meet their goal and facts is...
Devin Whitt
Claimed Lawyer ProfileBlawgsearchSocial Media
(601) 607-5055 774 Avery Blvd N
#A
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Free ConsultationMadison County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
Criminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Mississippi College School of Law
Are you being threatened by a spouse relating to a divorce or child custody matter? Have you recently been arrested and now face significant jail time, loss of driving privileges or other significant fines? Please be aware that you have rights. We are a Jackson, Mississippi area family law and criminal defense firm dedicated to providing each and every client experienced, aggressive representation at a reasonable prices. When you retain out firm, you ensure that your case will be thoroughly reviewed and it will given the personal,critical attention necessary to meet your objectives. We believe...
Assma A. Ali
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Hinds County, 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
Keri Temple Haralson
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Rankin County, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(601) 824-9768 106 Town Square
Brandon, MS 39042
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Family and Traffic Tickets
Mississippi College School of Law
DISCLAIMER This site is intended to provide you with information about our firm and practice. Use of this, however, does not create an attorney-client relationship. Any decision with respect to legal services is important and should not be based solely upon this, or any other, advertisement. Information and/or any materials provided herein, are solely for the purpose of information. Attorney Keri Haralson Carroll is only admitted to practice law in the State of Mississippi. This shall not be construed as an attempt to certify or designate attorney as an expert in any particular area of the law in the...
Lance O. Mixon
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Rankin County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(601) 948-4444 781 Liberty Road
Flowood, MS 39232
Criminal, Cannabis Law, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Mississippi College School of Law
Lance Mixon’s practice is heavily focused on DUI defense. He has represented clients in cases across Mississippi in numerous municipal, justice, county, and circuit courts, as well as the Mississippi Court of Appeals and Supreme Court, spanning over seventy (70) counties during the course of over a decade in practice.

Lance is a member of the National College for DUI Defense (NCDD) and serves the NCDD as the State Delegate of Mississippi. He has been selected as a “Rising Star” for the Mid-South region in the area of Criminal Defense by The Super Lawyers magazine since 2011....
John J. McNeil
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Pike County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(601) 783-5800 160 S Cherry St
Magnolia, MS 39652
Free ConsultationCriminal, Family, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
University of Mississippi
I have been practicing in the Southwest Mississippi area for almost 15 years, helping people with criminal charges, injuries, and other litigation issues that arise in their lives. I have tried countless criminal trials and civil cases, including worker's compensation hearings. I am also one of the few lawyers in the area who has taken the bar and is licensed in Mississippi and Louisiana.
Charles Baron Irvin
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Hinds County, 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.
Jay M. Kilpatrick
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Madison County, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(877) 856-0330 216 W Jackson St
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Free ConsultationCriminal, Family, Maritime and Personal Injury
University of Mississippi
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 Jackson area, where he was a shareholder. Jay’s addition to Kobs & Philley, PLLC only strengthens the resources available to our clients.
Prior to joining the firm, Jay worked primarily in the area of personal injury, where he developed a maritime practice representing individuals and families of individuals who are injured working offshore, including a Deepwater Horizon claim. This is just one of the...
Terence L. High
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Hinds County, 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...
Kevin Camp
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Hinds County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(888) 775-5868 1764 Lelia Drive
Jackson, MS 39216
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
Mississippi College School of Law
Rick Patt
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Madison County, 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...
Jad Jamal Khalaf
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Hinds County, 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...
Bernard C Jones Jr
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Madison County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 35 years experience
(601) 957-5747 360 Towne Center Blvd.
Suite B
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Mississippi College School of Law
Bernard C. Jones, Jr. was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 1984. Before entering law school, Bernard served as the Legal Assistance Coordinator for the Mississippi office of the Emergency Land Fund, a nonprofit group which provided education, loans and legal assistance to minority landowners in the south. He also worked as a Title Abstractor for one of Mississippi's largest law firms while in law school. In both positions, he acquired a wealth of knowledge in the area of real property law. Bernard testified as an expert witness for the first time in an oil and gas lawsuit less than...
Francis Springer
Claimed Lawyer ProfileQ&ASocial Media
Hinds County, 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
Charles R. Mullins
Claimed Lawyer ProfileBlawgsearchSocial Media
Hinds County, 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
J. Edward Rainer
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Rankin County, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 46 years experience
(601) 825-0212 2006 Courtside Drive
Brandon, MS 39042
Criminal, DUI, Family and Traffic Tickets
Jackson School of Law
William Claude Coon
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Madison County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 898-0400 113 Executive Drive C
Madison, MS 39110
Free ConsultationCriminal, Business, DUI and Divorce
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
J. Matthew Eichelberger
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Hinds County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(601) 292-7940 308 E Pearl St
Suite 201
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, Civil Rights, DUI and Immigration
University of Mississippi
John Holaday
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Rankin County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(601) 414-3574 586 Lakeland East Drive, Suite C
Flowood, MS 39232
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and White Collar Crime
University of Mississippi
John G. Holaday

John graduated Cum Laude from Mississippi State University with a B.A. degree, major in English. He attended Ole Miss law school and graduated Cum Laude in May of 1994. At Ole Miss law school, John served on the Law Journal Editorial Board, the Moot Court Board and received several scholarships. Immediately after graduation, he began a one year law clerk position with United States District Judge Charles W. Pickering, Sr. After the clerkship, he went to work for Langston Frazer Sweet & Freese. At Langston Frazer, John primarily handled complex civil litigation including...
Philip Hearn
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Hinds County, 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
Shannon M. Jones
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Madison County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 957-5747 360 Towne Center Blvd., Ste. B
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Free ConsultationCriminal, Business, Consumer and DUI
Mississippi College School of Law
Anders Ferrington
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Hinds County, 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.
Marshall J Goff
Claimed Lawyer ProfileQ&AResponsive Law
Hinds County, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 1 year experience
(601) 948-8005 120 N. Congress Street
Suite 200
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, Appeals and Immigration
Mississippi College School of Law
Mel Coxwell Jr
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Rankin County, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(601) 825-3124 20 Eastgate Dr.
Suite E
Brandon, MS 39042
Free ConsultationCriminal, Divorce, Insurance Claims and Nursing Home
Mississippi College School of Law
Lawyer Rating
Years of Experience
Language
Fees
Profile Strength

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.