Ed is a shareholder in the Gulfport (MS) office. He is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in both Mississippi and Louisiana, along with the United States Supreme Court. Ed focuses his practice on defending matters involving general litigation, personal injury, complex litigation and professional liability. He has been recognized by the Mississippi Jury Verdict Reporter as one of the most prolific trial lawyers in Mississippi.
Ed graduated with his Bachelor of Arts in Government from McNeese State University (LA). From there he earned his Juris Doctor from Mississippi College School of Law.
Ed is a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the American Board of Trial Lawyers (ABOTA). He has also been recognized by both Super Lawyers® and The Best Lawyers in America©. He is an AV Rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbel. Throughout his career, Ed has been involved in the Mississippi Bar Association and the Louisiana Bar Association. He has also served as president of the Russell-Blass-Walker Chapter of the American Inns of Court.
A Gulfport (MS) native, Ed stays active in the St. James Catholic Church. In his free time, he enjoys golfing, fishing and cheering on the LSU Tigers with his wife and two children.