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George E. Abdo, III



  • Mississippi
  • 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


B.B.A., University of Mississippi, cum laude, 1991

J.D., University of Mississippi School of Law, cum laude, 1994

George serves as the Chair of the firm's Construction Law & Litigation practice group and Co-Chair of the Hospitality Law practice group.  George is also a member of the firm's Executive Committee and is Vice-President of the firm.  George has successfully tried cases to verdict in both state and federal courts over the last 26 years.  George’s practice is dedicated almost exclusively to civil defense litigation with a heavy emphasis on the construction and hospitality industries.  George also handles cases involving governmental liability, professional liability, financial institutions and credit litigation, and general litigation. 

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association

Defense Research Institute

The Mississippi Bar Association

Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association

Honors & Awards

Best Lawyers in America® - Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

Martindale-Hubbell, AV Preeminent® Rated

Top Rated Lawyer - Personal Injury Defense