628 North State Street, Jackson, Mississippi 39225-4627

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  • John F. Hawkins
    Principal
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  • Phone: 601-969-9692

Admission Details

  • Admitted in 1993, Mississippi
  • 1995, U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • 1998, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
  • 2000, U.S. Supreme Court

Additional Payment Information

  • Free initial consultation
  • Fixed hourly rates
  • Fixed fees available

Law School Attended

  • Tulane University of Louisiana, Class of 1993, J.D., cum laude

University Attended

  • Millsaps College, Class of 1990, B.A.

Bar Fellowship

  • Public Interest Law Foundation.
  • Law Clerk to Justice Michael D. Sullivan, Supreme Court of Mississippi, 1993 – 1995.
  • Member, Charles Clark American Inns of Court.
  • Chair Jubilee Jam Foundation supporting arts and music in Jackson; speaker: Arbitration; Removal and Remand; Bad Faith Insurance Practices; Judicial and Lawyer ethics and professionalism; Nursing Home Negligence; Hurricane Katrina Insurance Litigation Fellow: Public Interest Law Foundation.
  • Law Clerk to Justice Michael D. Sullivan, Supreme Court of Mississippi, 1993 – 1995.
  • Member, Charles Clark American Inns of Court.
  • Member: Capital Area Bar Association; The Mississippi Bar (Chair: Labor and Employment Section 2011-12) (Member: Committee on Professional Responsibility; Task Force on Judicial Discipline Committee; Summer School for Lawyers Committee); Mississippi Association for Justice f/k/a Mississippi Trial Lawyers Association (President, 2006-2007); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Member, Key Persons Committee).

Representative Cases

  • Roman Catholic Diocese of Jackson v. Morrison 2005 WL 1039 146 (Miss. May 5 2005)
  • Cortez Byrd Chips, Inc. v. Bill Harbert Construction Co., 529 U.S. 193, 120 S.Ct. 1331, 146 C.Ed.2d 171 (2000).

Hobbies & Interests

  • Music, fishing, hunting, tennis and cooking