John L. Hunter

John L. Hunter (Pascagoula, Mississippi)

John L. Hunter

Attorney in Pascagoula, MS
Assistant District Attorney, Jackson County, Mississippi (1980); Attorney for Jackson County Port Authority (1992—); Attorney for Jackson County Emergency Communications District (2001—).
228-205-4346 228-205-4346
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Peer Rating 5.0 of 5

Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • Insurance
  • Workers Compensation

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Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Admission Details
Admitted in 1972, Mississippi and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Mississippi
1973, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Mississippi
1974, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
1978, U.S. Supreme Court
1980, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama
1981, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
Law School Attended
University of Mississippi
Class of 1972
University Attended
Mississippi State University
Class of 1969
Birth Information
Born in 1946
Scott County, Mississippi, August 15, 1946
Associations & Memberships
The Mississippi Bar (State Bar Commissioner, 1980-1983); American Bar Association; Mississippi Association for Justice (Sustaining Member; Board of Governors, 1980-1988); The American Association for Justice (Sustaining Member); American Board of Trial Advocates (Former President, Charter Member, Mississippi Chapter).
Representative Cases
Ellis v. Powe, 645 So.2d 947 (1994); McDonald v. Southeastern Fidelity Insurance Co., 606 So.2d 1061 (1992); Gregory v. Continental Insurance Company; 575 So.2d 534 (1990); Krebs v. Strange, 419 So.2d 178 (Miss. 1982); Warner v. City of Bay St. Louis, 408 F. Supp. 375 (USDC 1975); Fishboats, Inc. v. Welzbacher, 413 So.2d 710 (Miss. 1982); Glaskox v. Glaskox, 614 So.2d 906 (Miss. 1992); Schmiz v. Ill. Cent. Gf. RR, 546 So.2d 693 (Miss. 1989); USA v. A Parcel of Land in the City of Lucedale, George County, 791 F.Supp. 1144 (USDC, 1991); Litton v. Enochs, 449 So.2d 1213 (Miss. 1984); Butler v. U.S., 726 F.2d 1057 (5th Cir. 1984); Ward v. Director, Office of Workers' Compensation Programs, United States Dept. of Labor and Zapata-Haynie Corp., 684 F.2d 1114 (5th Cir, 1982); Wilson v. USF&G, 830 F.2d 588 (5th Cir. 1987); State Farm v. Bishop, 329 So.2d 670 (Miss. 1976); Progressive Casualty, Ins. Co. v. Keyes, 317 So.2d 396 (Miss. 1975); State Farm v. Roberts, 379 So.2d 321 (Miss. 1980); Litton v. Burrows, 342 So.2d 569 (Miss. 1976); Brannan v. Howell, 422 So.2d 294 (Miss. 1982); Direct Mail Specialist v. Lykes Youngstown Computer, 308 So.2d 86 (Miss. 1975); White v. Campbell Piping, 311 So.2d 906 (Miss. 1976).

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Contact Information

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Firm Address
Cumbest, Cumbest, Hunter & McCormick, P.A.
729 Watts Avenue, Drawer 1287,
Pascagoula, MS 39567
Office Information
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John L. Hunter
Cumbest, Cumbest, Hunter & McCormick, P.A.
729 Watts Avenue, Drawer 1287,
Pascagoula, MS 39567

Cumbest, Cumbest, Hunter & McCormick, P.A. (Pascagoula, Mississippi)