Douglas BagwellShareholder


14231 Seaway Road
Building 2000, Suite 2001
Gulfport, MS 39503


228-864-9160 (fax)

Professional Profile

Douglas Bagwell is a shareholder in the firm’s Gulfport, MS office where his practice is focused primarily at the trial level in the defense of civil litigation for insurers, insureds and self-insured corporations in a variety of litigation including but not limited to issues involving bad faith, construction, fraud/misrepresentation, coverage, premises liability, products liability, professional liability, automobile and trucking litigation accidents.  Currently, he is panel counsel in Mississippi for a number of major insurance companies.  Mr. Bagwell also does statewide defense work for a major trucking company in Mississippi.

Mr. Bagwell is heavily involved in the defense of public entity liability litigation via a major insurance carrier providing coverage to county and local governmental entities including sheriff’s departments, school districts, city and county governments.  He also does state workers’ compensation and longshore litigation for a number of self-insured companies and insurance carriers.

Mr. Bagwell is licensed to practice in the state of Mississippi, before the United States District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice


United States District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit


BA, Millsaps College, University of Southern Mississippi

JD, University of Mississippi School of Law


USLAW Network

Harrison County Bar Association

Mississippi State Bar; Dispute Resolution Committee

American Bar Association

Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association

American Inns of Court

Mississippi Trucking Association

Gulf Coast Claims Association

News Updates About Douglas Bagwell

Thirteen Carr Allison Attorneys Selected to the 2016 Mid-South Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List

Carr Allison is pleased to announce that nine of its attorneys were recently selected to the Mid-South Super Lawyers list for 2016. They are:  Brett Adair, Russell Q. Allison, Douglas Bagwell, Charles F. Carr, Glenn E. Ireland, Donald B. Kirkpatrick, II, Thomas L. Oliver, II, Lea Richmond, IV and Brett […]

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