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Robert F. Stacy, Jr.



  • Licensed to Practice in the State of 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.A., Mississippi State University, cum laude, 1985

J.D., University of Mississippi School of Law, 1988

  • Mississippi Law Journal, Staff Member

Robert Stacy has trial experience in a variety of practice areas, but concentrates his practice in the areas of premises liability, professional liability, transportation, and hospitality law.  An accomplished trial lawyer, Robert has tried many jury cases to verdict in both state and federal courts over the past 25 years. Robert has attended mediation training at Pepperdine University School of Law Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, and is also listed as a mediator in the Mississippi Bar Directory of Mediators.

Robert serves as Co-Chair of the firm’s Hospitality Law practice group and is a member of the Steering Committee of ALFA International’s Transportation practice group.  He is also a member of the Mississippi Restaurant and Hospitality Association.

Professional Affiliations

The Mississippi Bar Association

American Bar Association

Claims & Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)

Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association

Defense Research Institute

Honors & Awards

Best Lawyers in America®

  • Litigation – Insurance
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Co-editor for ALFA International Hospitality Law 2012 Compendium

Martindale-Hubbell, 2017 AV Preeminent® Rated

Mid-South Super Lawyers - 2011 - 2017

Moderator of presentation, "The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: Security Successes and Failures" at ALFA International 2012 Hospitality Law Seminar

Panel Participant, "Who's on First? What's on Second," at AFLA International 2013 Hospitality Law Seminar

Speaker, "Experts: Locating, Qualifying & Preparing Them," Evidence in Trial Practice CLE, Barristers Educational Services


Security Program Successes and Failures, Hotel News Now, July 10, 2013

Civil Rights - Attorney's Fees - Prevailing Party in an Administrative Proceeding to Enforce Rights Protected by Title VI Cannot Recover Attorney's Fees in an Independent Action Under Section 1988 Brought Solely to Recover Attorney's Fees. 57 Miss. L.J. 203 (1987)

Recent Victories