Holcomb Dunbar attorney Jonathan Masters accepts the gavel as Mississippi Defense Lawyer Association’s 2020 President. “I am excited for the opportunity to serve this outstanding organization and continue in the footsteps of a distinguished line of MDLA leaders.”
Jonathan is AV rated and concentrates his practice on civil litigation in Mississippi and Tennessee. His practice includes civil litigation in all manner of disputes including, commercial litigation, Insurance subrogation and automobile accidents, premises liability, slip and falls, and insurance coverage disputes..
Jonathan received his Juris Doctor from Mississippi College School of Law, cum laude, in 1998. While in law school, he was a member Phi Alpha Delta and recipient of the Wright Family Law Award. Jonathan Masters received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of South Alabama with emphasis in Public Relations and Political Science.
Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association is a statewide association of attorneys who practice primarily in the defense of civil litigation. Founded in 1965, MDLA has grown to an active membership of over 600 attorneys.
The purpose of this association is:
- To bring together lawyers of Mississippi who devote a substantial amount of their professional time to the handling of litigated cases primarily for the defense.
- To exchange information, ideas and techniques of procedure and court rulings relating to the handling of litigation to enhance the knowledge and improve the skills of defense lawyers.
- To promote improvements in the administration of justice and to increase the quality of service which the legal profession renders to the community, state and nation.