Bar Grievance and Fee Dispute Information for Mississippi Bar Association Complaints

The Mississippi Bar website is the best starting point if you are trying to file a grievance. But do not go it alone, remember to buy Dispute It – A Layman’s Guide on How to Get an Attorney Refund & File a Bar Grievance, to greatly increase your chances with Mississippi Bar Association complaints.

Rules of Professional Conduct

The Mississippi Professional Conduct Rules will help you to understand where possible attorney grievance violations have occurred with your lawyer.

Rules for Lawyer Disciplinary Enforcement:

The Mississippi Disciplinary Procedural Rules the guidelines governing the discipline of attorneys and provides the most comprehensive explanation around the rules, process, and sanctions.

Disciplinary Process Flowchart:

The Mississippi Disciplinary Process Flowchart is perhaps the most helpful document for the layman since it provides a visual representation of each step and the decision gates when filing Mississippi Bar Association complaints.

Local Bar Offices & Websites

I would recommend you contacting your local bar office to learn more about the fee dispute program offerings for Mississippi.

Lawyer Disciplinary Agency:

After a cursory overview of the rules, contact the Lawyer Disciplinary Agency office and speak to a representative about your possible violations and the grievance process. This agency is the attorney grievance commission that handles complaints against Mississippi attorneys.

Other Information:

This article, Complaints against Mississippi Attorneys Topped 450 Last Year, is another source of helpful information. It provides eye-opening statistics and a must-read for anyone wishing to understand their odds when filing Mississippi Bar Association complaints. You can review Mississippi’s State Bar grievance statistics as well.