Mike’s practice is focused in litigation and trial work for all of the firm’s clients. His trial experience is unparalleled in today’s legal market. He has tried many cases involving insurance bad faith, third-party administrator and agent liability, and insurance coverage issues. Mike’s experience includes almost thirty years of practice, so he is well equipped to advise clients in almost any arena involving litigation.
Mike also specializes in the field of healthcare law, and his trial experience in nursing home liability cases is likewise extensive. He has tried numerous cases in Mississippi and advises the firm’s clients concerning litigation in the nursing home and healthcare arena. In addition, Mike handles appeals of Medicare and Medicaid complex audits. He also advises the firm’s healthcare clients in regulatory matters.
Mike’s specialties also include employment litigation in the context of employment contracts and covenants not to compete. He has successfully tried numerous cases involving covenants not to compete from the temporary restraining order stage through ultimate resolution. Mike has earned the reputation as one of Mississippi’s premier litigators in this area of practice based on his vast experience in successfully handling noncompetition cases.
Mike also handles trial work in traditional fields including contract disputes, negligence, products liability, negligent misrepresentation, insurance defense, personal injury, and a host of other areas of law. Mike also has represented the firm’s clients in commercial disputes including business torts, libel and slander, collections, breach of contract, tortious breach of contract, fraud, and other business torts.