Brett K. Williams



Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Insurance Defense
  • Toxic Tort Defense
  • Health Care Law
  • Products Liability
  • Dental Malpractice Defense
  • Premises Liability Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Admitted to bar, Mississippi (1998)
  • Mississippi Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court
  • Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit


  • University of Mississippi (B.B.A., 1984; J.D., 1987)
  • Phi Delta Phi
  • Member of Moot Court Board

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence by Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory

Associations and Memberships

  • Jackson County Bar Association (President, Young Lawyers Section 1991-1993)
  • American Bar Association
  • Mississippi Bar Association
  • Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association
  • American Inns of Court

Reported Cases

  • Robinson v. SRHS, 97-CA-00324 SCT
  • Humphrey v. SRHS, 1998-CA-01521 SCT
  • Dodson v. SRHS, 2001-CA-00655 SCT
  • Harness v. SRHS 2001-M-01507
  • Horn v. Mobile 2002-TS-01599
  • Day v. SRHS, 2004-CA-02066 COA
  • Finch v. Vandiver, 2005-M-01513 SCT
  • Ryals v. Bertucci, 2007-CT-02190 COA
  • Dunn v. Yager, 2009-CA-00599 SCT
  • Manning v. Gruich, 0209-CA-00933 COA
  • Kimbrough v. Kennum, 2009-CT-02039 COA
  • Faul v. Perlman, 2010-CA-01829 COA
  • Saucier v. Hawkins, 2011-CA-01628 COA
  • Cates v. Woods, 2012-CA-01069 COA