Christopher G. Dunnells

Christopher G. Dunnells is admitted to practice before all state courts in Mississippi, the United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 2015.

Christopher was a Centennial Scholar and member of the Ina E. Gordy Honors College at Mississippi University for Women, where he received his Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, in 2011. He received his Juris Doctorate, cum laude, from Mississippi College School of Law in 2014. While in law school, Christopher won numerous trial competitions and was a member of the National Appellate Advocacy Team in 2012. He also went on to receive his Masters of Business Administration, cum laude, from Mississippi College in 2015.

Christopher is a member of the Mississippi Bar, the Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association, the Capital Area Bar, the Magnolia Bar, and the Jackson Young Lawyers Association. He is also a member of the Rotary Club of Jackson and the Greater Jackson Chamber.

He volunteers time with Mission First, the Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project, Habitat for Humanity, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mississippi, and other nonprofit organizations to give back to the community.

Christopher’s practice includes general insurance defense including trucking defense, premises liability, personal injury, and professional malpractice. His practice also includes commercial litigation including shareholder oppression, contract disputes, and general business law.


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Current Employee Position(s)

Associate

Areas of Practice

Trucking, Insurance Defense, Premises Liability, Commercial Litigation, Contract Disputes, General Business Law

Bar Admissions

Mississippi, 2015

Education

Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, MS, May 2015, MBA
Honors: Cum Laude

Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, MS, May 2014, JD
Honors: Cum Laude

Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS, May 2011, BBA
Honors: Magna Cum Laude

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Mississippi Bar
  • Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association
  • Capital Area Bar
  • Magnolia Bar
  • Jackson Young Lawyers Association
  • Rotary Club of Jackson
  • Greater Jackson Chamber

Pro Bono Activities

Mission First, the Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project, Habitat for Humanity, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mississippi