Select Page
Thomas Womble
  • Managing Partner
profile
profile
  • Managing Partner
Location:
Phone:
Fax:
662-563-5746
Email:

Thomas A. Womble - In addition to the regular duties as partner in the law firm of Bailey, Womble & Yelton, he is a part-time actor who previously worked as a legal consultant to actor Jon Voight in the film version of John Grisham's The Rainmaker. In the film, he also was cast as assistant defense counsel, George Pelrod, of the Law Firm Tinley Britt.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury 90%
  • General Civil Litigation 5%
  • Criminal Defense 5%

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2013
  • Mississippi, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Mississippi, 1985
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee, 2012

Education

  • University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford, Mississippi
    • J.D. - 1985
  • University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi
    • B.B.A. - 1982

Representative Cases

  • Harper v. Edwards, 2014
  • Larson v. Larson, 2016
  • One 2011 Chevrolet v. Panola Drug Task Force, 2014
  • Cooley v. Merrill, 2001, MS Supreme Court
  • Cook v. Brown, 2005, MS Supreme Court

References

  • Renasant Bank
  • Covenant Bank

Classes/Seminars

  • University of Mississippi Law Professionalism, Mississippi Bar Association, 2006 to Present

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Attorney Rating
  • Panola Theatre Hall of Fame
  • Best Attorney Award - Panola County, 2012
  • Rotary Club - Paul Harris Award
  • Junior Auxillary King, 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Panola County Bar Association, Past President, 1985 to Present
  • Rotary Club of Batesville, Past President
  • Panola Play House Theatre Board

Languages

  • English