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E. Farish Percy

Professor Percy regularly teaches Torts I, Torts II, Civil Procedure II and Insurance.

Professor Percy joined the Ole Miss Law Faculty in 2001 after practicing with the Tollison Law Firm, P.A. in Oxford, Mississippi for eight years. While engaged in private practice, Professor Percy concentrated in tort litigation, commercial litigation and appellate practice. She tried numerous civil cases in state and federal courts in Mississippi and briefed and argued several appellate cases before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and the Mississippi Supreme Court. Prior to practicing in Oxford, Professor Percy practiced with Latham & Watkins, in Washington D.C, where she concentrated in corporate tax. Immediately after graduation from law school, Professor Percy clerked for Judge E. Grady Jolly of the United States Circuit Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. While at the University of Virginia School of Law, Professor Percy was a member of the Articles Review Board for the Virginia Law Review. She was also made a member of the Order of the Coif.

Professor Percy has published law journal articles addressing the medical malpractice liability insurance crisis, removal/remand litigation based on fraudulent joinder and fraudulent misjoinder and ERISA’s effect on health insurers’ claims for subrogation and reimbursement.