James Andrew Yelton

James Andrew Yelton

Partner
Associate
Location:
Batesville, Mississippi
Phone:
662-267-1776
866-970-4650
Fax:
662-563-5746
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Contracts
  • Real Estate
  • Home Closings & Refinance
  • Title Searches

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 1997
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi, 1997
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Mississippi, 1997
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1997
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee, 2012

Education

  • Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
    • J.D. - 1997
  • University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi
    • B.A. magna cum laude - 1994
    • Major: Political Science

Representative Clients

  • Gateway Tires
  • Dunlap & Kyle Co Inc
  • Huren Smith Oil Co
  • First Security Bank
  • Guaranty Bank & Trust
  • Renasant Bank
  • BancorpSouth

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • MS Bar, Character & Fitness Committee, 2013 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Panola County Bar Association, President, 2007 - 2015
  • Family, Master, Panola County, MS, Youth Court Judge, 2011 - 2015

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Alpha Tau Omega