Phelps Dunbar Recognized as Mississippi Employment Litigation Law Firm of the Year by Global Law Experts

July 31, 2017

JACKSON, Ms. – Global Law Experts named Phelps Dunbar the 2017 Mississippi Employment Litigation Law Firm of the Year.

Managing partner of Phelps’ Jackson office and head of its Mississippi labor and employment practice Tommy Siler stated, “We know Mississippi, its federal court system and the EEOC and NLRB personnel that handle Mississippi. Our firm has tremendous depth of experience handling labor and employment work in Mississippi courtrooms and dealing with union issues.”

Phelps has the oldest, largest, continuous labor and employment practice in the state of Mississippi. “We are fortunate to be a part of a large law firm that has the human and technological resources to handle any-size claim and the in-court jury trial and hands-on union avoidance experience to tackle any trial or union organizational effort with which we are faced,” said Mr. Siler.

The annual Global Law Experts (GLE) awards reidentify the top law firms and top attorneys based on merit and recognize leaders in their respective fields. For more information about Global Law Experts and a complete list of rankings, please visit www.globallawexperts.com.


With offices positioned along the Gulf Coast from Houston to Tampa, Phelps Dunbar is a regional law firm of more than 260 attorneys uniquely equipped to serve clients in the major commercial centers of the burgeoning “Third Coast” of the United States. Locations in New Orleans and Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Jackson, Tupelo and Gulfport, Mississippi; Houston and Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas; Tampa, Florida; Mobile, Alabama as well as Raleigh, North Carolina; and London, England enable Phelps Dunbar to serve clients not only along the Third Coast, but also the South, nationwide and abroad.