CIVIL LITIGATION ATTORNEYS IN HATTIESBURG
L. Clark Hicks, Jr.—Mississippi civil litigation attorney who has handled more than 100 trials, including 50 plus jury trials.
- Insurance Law
- Commercial Litigation
- Business Disputes
- Personal Injury
- Product Liability
- Wrongful Death
- Automobile Accident
- Construction Litigation
Admitted to practice:
- The Mississippi Bar (1991)
- All state courts in Mississippi
- U.S. District Court, Southern and Northern Districts of Mississippi
- U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
- U.S. Supreme Court
- Juris Doctor, cum laude, University of Mississippi (1991)
- Bachelor of Arts, special distinction with highest honors, Mississippi College (1988)
Awards and Honors:
- Recipient, 1986 Harry S. Truman Scholar from Mississippi
- Recipient, The Best Lawyers in America 2019
- Recipient, Martindale-Hubbell Client Distinction Award
- Recipient, Martindale-Hubbell 2019 AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating
- The Mississippi Bar
- Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit
- South Central Mississippi Bar Association
- President, Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association (MDLA)
- Defense Research Institute (DRI)
- Trucker’s Insurance Defense Association (TIDA)
- Mississippi Claims Association, Inc. (MCA)
- A. M. Best Attorney’s Listing
- Complaint Tribunal of the Mississippi Bar
- Research Editor, Mississippi Law Journal (1990-1991)
- Author: “From the Bench: The Five Best Techniques to Persuade a Judge through Written Words,” The MDLA Quarterly
- Author: “Corporations – Fiduciary Duty – In a Closed Corporation, a Majority Shareholder Owes a Fiduciary Duty Towards the Minority When Seeking a Controlling Share,” 60 Mississippi Law Journal 425, Fall 1990
- Member, Character and Fitness Committee – Mississippi Bar (current)
- Counsel, Hattiesburg Housing Authority (current)
- Past President, Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association
- Married to Kathia Simo with two sons, Harrison, age 20 and Luke, age 16
- Member of University Baptist Church, Hattiesburg, MS
- Community Columnist, Hattiesburg American Newspaper
- Member Sunrise Hattiesburg Rotary Club
- Coach, Hattiesburg Dixie Youth Baseball
Ratings & Reviews
I include Mr. Hicks among those few lawyers who I would unhesitatingly refer a close friend or family member for legal representation. Top-notch in this area of Mississippi.
One of the most effective lawyers in our area.
Clark Hicks enjoys an excellent reputation in the Hattiesburg, Mississippi legal community. He is a lawyer to whom I would not hesitate to refer one of my clients or one of my family members, and there are only a handful I would place in t...
Clark Hicks enjoys an excellent reputation in the Hattiesburg, Mississippi legal community. He is a lawyer to whom I would not hesitate to refer one of my clients or one of my family members, and there are only a handful I would place in that category in Hattiesburg.
Mr. Hicks is an exceptional attorney who represents his clients zealously but always with professionalism and courtesy.
An outstanding and highly respected advocate and litigator.