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Merrida Coxwell
Works at Coxwell & Associates
Attends Trial Lawyers College
Lives in Jackson, Ridgeland, MS
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New educational blog on the Coxwell & Associates web site. Visit us at www.coxwelllaw.com and share the blog if you like it. My best, Merrida
(Credit Image: flickr.com) There are many factors that need to be considered before making a claim for a commercial truck accident. Commercial trucks are owned by a business, so you will need to ...
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Another Coxwell & Associates civil law educational blog on our web site blog page. Please visit us and share this blog if you enjoy it. My best, Merrida Coxwell
(Credit Image: publicdomainpictures.net) Finding a personal injury attorney is pretty easy. But finding the best attorney for your car accident claim is a different matter. When looking to hire a ...
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(Image Credit: pexels.com) According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, more than 7,000 people have been killed over the last decade due to driver fatigue car crashes. Drivers ...
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I never thought private prisons were a good idea.
In the wake of critical reports, the deputy attorney general told officials to reduce or decline to renew deals with contractors.
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New civil law blog on the Coxwell & Associates web page. Visit us and share this article if you enjoyed it. My best, Merrida Coxwell
(Image Credit: Wikipedia.org) All vehicles have their blind spots. As a driver, it’s your responsibility to check them to avoid causing an accident. Freight trucks have large blind spots because ...
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Civil law Educational blog by Coxwell & Associates. Share if you enjoy and visit us at www.coxwelllaw.com. My best, Merrida (Buddy) Coxwell
(Image Credit: Wikipedia.org) Big rig accidents can cause serious damage. A big rig can be three or four times bigger than an average car, and that’s not including the trailer and cargo they pull ...
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New educational blog on the Coxwell & Associates web site. Visit us at www.coxwelllaw.com and share the blog if you like it. My best, Merrida
(Credit Image: publicdomainpictures.net) Finding a personal injury attorney is pretty easy. But finding the best attorney for your car accident claim is a different matter. When looking to hire a ...
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New Coxwell & Associates civil law educational blog on our web site blog page. Please visit us and share this blog if you enjoy it. My best, Merrida Coxwell
(Credit Image: flickr.com) There are many factors that need to be considered before making a claim for a commercial truck accident. Commercial trucks are owned by a business, so you will need to ...
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New civil law blog on auto accidents on the Coxwell & Associates web site and Face Book Page. Visit us at www.coxwelllaw.com and if you enjoy our posts, please share them. My best, Merrida Coxwell
(Image Credit: pexels.com) According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, more than 7,000 people have been killed over the last decade due to driver fatigue car crashes. Drivers ...
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I encourage every one to sign the petition against forced arbitration.
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By LISA MONTI It took developer Chet LeBlanc 11 years, but his nine-unit Front Street Inn condo development on North Beach Boulevard in historic Old Town Bay St. Louis is set to break ground this month. “This will be first place where you can own property downtown and live their full-time if you choose to,” LeBlanc ...
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Educational blog by Coxwell & Associates. Share if you enjoy and visit us at www.coxwelllaw.com. My best, Merrida (Buddy) Coxwell
(Image Credit: Wikipedia.org) Being rear ended by an 18 wheeler can damage your vehicle beyond repair and cause serious injury. Compared to a car bumping into the back of you, an 18 wheeler is at ...
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Education
  • Trial Lawyers College
    Law, 2009 - present
    Graduate of Jerry Spence's Trial Lawyers College at Thunderhead Ranch and the Graduate Program.
  • Mississippi College School of Law
    J.D., 1977 - 1980
  • University of Alabama
    Psychology & English, 1975 - 1977
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A criminal defense, serious accident & injury firm, financial fraud, & consumer bankruptcy law firm
Introduction
Merrida Coxwell has distinguished himself in the area of personal injury law. He obtained a verdict in a product liability case working with two other attorneys that totaled over $144 million. He and his partner Chuck Mullins won a hard fought Federal Civil Rights case against the city of Jackson, collecting a $2.1 million verdict on behalf of a family who lost a child to the excessive force of Jackson police officers. 

Countless other injured people have been helped by Merrida Coxwell. Recently they have obtained settlements of 1.5 million, 2.3 million, 1 million, 1 million, $875,000.00, $352,000.00 and $245,000.00 for injured Mississippians. In the past they obtained injury settlements over $120,000,000.00 million for injured people, and financial fraud settlements of $20.4 million, $5.1 million, $1.6 million, $1.2 million, and many others. The firm is also working nationally on Transvaginal Mesh Implant cases and DePuy Hip recall cases. 

In the area of criminal defense Merrida Coxwell and Charles "Chuck" Mullins are recognized to be leaders in helping people solve criminal legal problems. They are the lawyers that other lawyers call for advice. Merrida and Chuck are called upon for help by people from all walks of life. As one criminal defense lawyer stated recently, " If you don't know Merrida and Chuck, you don't know criminal defense." 

In addition to his private practice, Merrida donates time to the Mississippi Innocence Project and other pro bono projects. Merrida of member of the following organizations: American Association of Justice, Miss. Association of Justice, Public Justice, American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, National Trial Lawyers Association, Southern Trial Lawyers Association, Capital Area Bar, Madison County Bar, Fifth Circuit Bar, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, National Public Defenders, Mississippi Public Defenders Associations, the Alabama, Tennessee, Arkansas, Georgia and Louisiana Criminal Defense Lawyers Associations. 
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I have survived 34 + years of law practice
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Managing Partner of Coxwell & Associates, PLLC
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  • Coxwell & Associates
    Managing Partner, 1980 - present
  • Coxwell
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Jackson, Ridgeland, MS
Previously
Clinton, MS - Ridgeland, MS
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601-856-9502
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601-948-1600
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601-948-7097
Address
500 North State Street,Jackson, MS 39201