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Jim Lloyd Davis III

Jim Lloyd Davis III

  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury...
  • Mississippi
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Summary

• Third generation lawyer
• 35+ years of criminal defense experience handling 1,000’s of felony and misdemeanor cases in State and Federal courts in South Mississippi, including:
>Initial Appearance,
>Bond settings and reduction,
> Preliminary and definition hearings,
>Arraignments,
>Pretrial Motions,
>Bench and jury trial,
>Sentencing,
>Appeals,
>Post-Conviction and Habeas relief
• Handled 100s of homicide cases and successful jury trials in numerous homicide cases
• Qualified as lead counsel in death penalty cases in State and Federal courts
• Handled appeals and oral arguments in Mississippi Supreme Court, Mississippi Court of Appeals, and United States Fifth Circuit Court
• Qualified and approved to appear before United States Supreme Court
• Extensive history of success, including numerous ‘Not Guilty’ jury verdicts in State and Federal courts
• Over 100 jury trials to verdict in State and Federal courts
• Past president and board member of the Mississippi Public Defender’s Association
• A member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
• Requested speaker on topics of
>jury selection,
>opening and closing statements,
>reserving issues for appeal,
>prosecutor misconduct,
>jury instructions,
>eye witness identification
• Beyond a reasonable doubt, I am one of the most qualified, experienced, and competent criminal defense attorneys on the Gulf Coast.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Personal Injury
  • Domestic Violence
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Rate varies based on the severity and complexity of the crime.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Mississippi
The Mississippi Bar
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U.S. District Court, Southern Division
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Law Office of Jim Davis
Current
Member/Various
Public Defender's Board of Directors
- Current
Off and on for the past thirty years
President
Mississippi Public Defender's Association
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President during Hurricane Katrina
Education
Mississippi College School of Law
J.D. (1984)
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Mississippi State University
B.S. (1978) | Accounting
Activities: Kappa Sigma Fraternity
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Professional Associations
Mississippi Association of Justice
Member
Current
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Mississippi Public Defender’s Association
Member
Current
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Mississippi Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member
Current
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Lawyers of Distinction
Member
- Current
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Mississippi State Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Mississippi Supreme Court
Member
- Current
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Speaking Engagements
Speaker, 1989 to Present, Criminal Legal Education Conference
Criminal Legal Education
Jury Instructions, In-Court Identification, Preserving Issues for Appeal
Certifications
Lead Counsel in Death Penalty Cases in State and Federal Court
Federal and State Courts
Websites & Blogs
Website
James Lloyd Davis' Website Profile
Website
Law Office of Jim Davis Website
Contact & Map
Law Office of Jim Davis
1904 24th Ave
Gulfport, MS 39501
USA
Toll-Free: (877) 576-7279
Telephone: (228) 864-1588
Fax: (228) 863-5008