Government service in the public interest is one of Ole Miss Law’s oldest and strongest traditions, and many of our graduates have illustrious careers as judges, legislators, governors, and more.
Ole Miss Law Alumni in the Judiciary
Mississippi Supreme Court
Chief Justice William L. (Bill) Waller, Jr.
Presiding Justice Jess H. Dickinson
Presiding Justice Michael K. Randolph
Associate Justice James W. Kitchens
Associate Justice Josiah D. Coleman
Associate Justice James D. Maxwell II
Associate Justice Dawn H. Beam
Associate Justice Robert P. Chamberlin
Mississippi Court of Appeals
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi
District Judge Michael P. Mills
District Judge Debra M. Brown
District Judge Neal Brooks Biggers, Jr.
District Judge Glen H. Davidson
Magistrate Judge David A. Sanders
Magistrate Judge Jane M. Virden
Magistrate Judge Roy Percy
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi
Chief District Judge Louis Guirola Jr.
District Judge Keith Starrett
District Judge William Henry Barbour Jr.
District Judge Tom Stewart Lee
District Judge Walter J. Gex III
District Judge David C. Bramlette
Magistrate Judge John C. Gargiulo
Magistrate Judge F. Keith Ball
Ole Miss Law Alumni in Legislative and Executive Branch Offices
Mississippi State Senate
Mississippi House of Representatives
Representative Philip Gunn (Speaker of the House)
Representative David Baria
Representative Charles Jim Beckett
Representative Jay Hughes
Representative Roun McNeal
Representative Willie J. Perkins, Sr.
Representative Thomas U. Reynolds
Representative Noah Sanford
Representative Jeffrey C. Smith
Representative Adrienne Wooten
Representative Henry Zuber III