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Edward C. Taylor



  • Mississippi
  • Louisiana
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi
  • All Mississippi State Courts
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
  • All Louisiana State Courts


B.A., McNeese State University, 1981

J.D., Mississippi College School of Law, with special distinction 1991

  • graduated 2nd in class

Ed Taylor is a fellow with the American College of Trial Lawyers, a member of the American Board of Trial Advocacy (ABOTA) and an AV rated lawyer.  He was recently named 2019 Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers for Litigation - Insurance on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Ed’s practice emphasizes trial work and he has successfully tried numerous trials for his clients to verdict. Specifically, over the last eight years, Ed has tried approximately twenty-five  jury trials to verdict in Mississippi courtrooms. During this time period, he has been recognized as the most prolific trial lawyer on the Mississippi Gulf Coast based on the Mississippi Jury Verdict Reporter. Ed also has an active practice in Louisiana State and Federal Courts.

Professional Affiliations

The Mississippi Bar

Louisiana Bar Association

American College of Trial Lawyers.

American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)

Harrison County Bar Association

Russell Blass Walker Chapter of the American Inn of Court

Recent Victories

Reported Cases