Douglas Bagwell is a shareholder in firm’s Gulfport, MS office. Mr. Bagwell’s practice has been 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 the State of 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 has been listed to the Mid-South Super Lawyers list for 2016.