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  • PRACTICE FOCUS
  • EDUCATION+
    • University of Mississippi School of Law
      J.D., summa cum laude, 2012
    • University of Mississippi
      B.A., summa cum laude, 2009
  • ADMISSIONS+
    • Mississippi
    • Tennessee
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
    • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Mississippi
    • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Mississippi
  • CLERKSHIP+

Chrissy Whitman practices in the area of litigation. She handles a variety of tort claims, including personal injury, property damage, professional liability, products liability, commercial litigation, construction defects, real property and contract disputes.

Prior to working at Phelps Dunbar, Chrissy practiced in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and securities regulation at Waller Lansden, LLP in Nashville, Tennessee.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • The Mississippi Bar
  • Harrison County Bar Association
  • Harrison County Young Lawyers Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Nashville Young Lawyers Association

Recognition

  • Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, Super Lawyers (2016-2019)

Education

  • University of Mississippi School of Law
    J.D., summa cum laude, 2012
  • University of Mississippi
    B.A., summa cum laude, 2009

Admissions

  • Mississippi
  • Tennessee
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Mississippi
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Mississippi
  • The Mississippi Bar
  • Harrison County Bar Association
  • Harrison County Young Lawyers Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Nashville Young Lawyers Association
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, Super Lawyers (2016-2019)