16 Attorneys from Brunini were recently selected as 2019 Mid-South Super Lawyers and Mid-South Rising Stars. 2019 Mid-South Super Lawyers: Matt Allen – Business Litigation Lynne Green – Estate & Probate William Trey Jones – General Litigation David Kaufman – Business Litigation Sam Kelly – Construction Litigation James McCullough – Business Litigation Patrick McDowell – Business Litigation John […]Read More
125 YEARS AS MISSISSIPPI’S GO-TO FIRM
Brunini has been helping clients succeed since the 1890’s. No one in Mississippi has more experience.
No one in Mississippi works harder. For 125 years, we’ve been Mississippi’s go-to local law firm.
We still are today.
Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” 2020 has awarded Brunini in 32 tier-one rankings. U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must first have a lawyer recognized in The Best Lawyers in America©, which […]Read More
Brunini, Grantham, Grower & Hewes, PLLC has been recognized by Benchmarch Litigation 2020 as a Highly Recommended Firm in the state of Mississippi. Brunini is one of seven firms in the state to achieve this honor, with the following attorneys ranked as “Local Litigation Star,” “Future Star,” and “Labor & Employment Star” in their respective […]Read More
The United States Department of Labor (the DOL) has released its Final Rule that will broaden federal overtime pay regulations to cover up to 1.3 million additional workers who are currently exempt from overtime eligibility. The Final Rule updates the regulations governing which executive, administrative, and professional employees are entitled to minimum wage and overtime […]Read More
All private employers employing 100 or more employees and subject to Title VII must submit an EEO-1 report annually. Most federal contractors and subcontractors that employ 50 or more employees also are required annually to submit an EEO-1 report (however, only those federal contractors that employ 100 or more employees are required to submit Component […]Read More
Drew C. Bigelow joined Brunini, Grantham, Grower & Hewes in August 2019. Prior to joining the Firm, Drew clerked for Judge Cory T. Wilson on the Mississippi Court of Appeals. Drew was one of only two law clerks employed by Judge Wilson before President Trump nominated Wilson to serve as United States District Court Judge […]Read More
33 attorneys with Brunini, Grantham, Grower & Hewes, PLLC, were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Brunini lawyers were recognized in the following categories: Administrative / Regulatory Law Jackson, MS John M. Flynt Watts C. Ueltschey Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and […]Read More
Brunini is pleased to announce that Cody Bailey, Chris Fontan, Karen Howell and Taylor McNeel have been selected in Benchmark Litigation’s 40 & Under Hot List of 2019. This ambitious group is among the top young talent in their respective litigation communities in Mississippi and throughout the United States. Benchmark Litigation’s goal is to find […]Read More
Alston has joined Brunini, Grantham, Grower & Hewes, PLLC as an associate in one of the firms litigation departments. He is a business litigator who focuses his practice on the construction industry. Alston is returning to Mississippi after living and practicing in North Carolina. In 2009, Alston received his Juris Doctor from the University of […]Read More
Summary of Meeting Held October 8, 2019 The Mississippi Environmental Quality Permit Board (“Board”) convened its regular monthly meeting at 9:00 a.m. on October 8, 2019, at the offices of the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality, in Jackson. Chris McDonald chaired the meeting. The Board approved minutes from the September meeting and the non-controversial actions/ […]Read More
Summary of Meeting Held September 10, 2019 The Mississippi Environmental Quality Permit Board (“Board”) convened its regular monthly meeting at 9:00 a.m. on September 10, 2019, at the offices of the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality, in Jackson. Jennifer Whittmann chaired the meeting. The Board approved minutes from the August meeting and the non-controversial actions/ […]Read More
On Wednesday, May 11, 2016, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) finalized a newly updated Rule governing employer responsibilities in recordkeeping and reporting regarding workplace injuries and illnesses. Effective in January 2017, the new Rule requires employers to electronically submit information about covered workplace injuries and illnesses to OSHA, for posting on the agency’s […]Read More
Last week, during my kids’ spring break, we finally took our epic family trip to Disney World (yes, I am the tightwad father that refused to take them until they were old enough to remember it because I didn’t want to “waste” the trip). We did it right, too. Instead of fooling with airports and […]Read More
The Al Jazeera report that Peyton Manning’s wife received shipments of Human Growth Hormone has been much discussed the past several days. Peyton has said that any implication that he used the drug is a “complete fabrication” and that he is so angry that he’ll probably sue Al Jazeera. My good friend Rick Cleveland has […]Read More
While I love numbers and “statistics” in the baseball sense of the word, I must admit that I never sat through a class in college that I considered more worthless than Statistics. I never considered a regression analysis too hard to regurgitate on a test, but the necessity of it escaped me. Possibly it was […]Read More
When I think about my childhood, the first and most vivid memory I have is of the summer before I turned 12. Although I didn’t realize it at the time, that summer was as close as I would ever come to realizing my dream of becoming a major league baseball player. That is because it […]Read More
Like all of us, the older I get, the more I understand the genetics lessons I learned in high school biology. As a kid, I would sit at the dinner table every night and listen to my father tell his same favorite stories over and over again, laughing harder each time he told them. I […]Read More
In April, 2008, I personally needed a change of scenery. I was extremely lucky to be part of arguably the largest banking law practice in the state at that time, and I was equally fortunate to have arguably the state’s best known banking attorney as my mentor. However, the pressures and stresses of balancing the […]Read More
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Brunini has been a leader in Mississippi for more than 125 years. But with new clients, new attorneys, and a whole new attitude, we’re re-taking the Mississippi legal community by storm.Our Practice Areas