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Robert S. Addison



  • Mississippi
  • 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


B.M.E., University of Southern Mississippi, with honors, 1974

J.D., University of Mississippi School of Law, 1978

Robert Addison is a shareholder in the Jackson office and focuses his practice in the areas of General Litigation, Medical Malpractice/Nursing Homes and Products Liability. 

Robert says “There is nothing more rewarding than a good result and a happy and appreciative client.”  He has trained a number of litigators throughout his career and believes that honesty, integrity, and client satisfaction are key elements in any representation. 

Robert serves on the Board of Trustees of William Carey University in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association

Christian Legal Society

Claims &  Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)

Defense Research Institute

Diversity Law Institute, Member

Institute of Trial Presentation

Litigation Counsel of America

The Mississippi Bar Association

Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association

The American Society of Legal Advocates

The Trial Law Institute, Member

Honors & Awards

America's Top 100 High Stakes Litigators (2017)

Best Lawyers in America®

  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Products Liability Litigation - Defendants

The Global Directory of Who's Who

The Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow

Martindale-Hubbell, AV Preeminent® Rated

Mid-South SuperLawyers - 2011 - 2017

Mid-South SuperLawyers 2016 Top 50 Lawyers in MS  Personal Injury - General: Defense

Top 100 Litigators in the United States by “Top 100 Registry,” 2018

University of MS School of Law, Chairman, Moot Court Board

Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association, Board of Directors, and Chairman, Product Liability Committee

Christian Legal Society, Mississippi, Membership Chairman

William Carey University, Board of Trustees

Speaker, William Carey University Faculty Orientation, "The Impact of Christianity on the Founding of America", August 23, 2012

Top Rated Lawyer - Personal Injury Defense

Seminars & Speaking Engagements