James D. Holland
About James D. HollandJames has practiced in Mississippi since 1981 with degrees at Millsaps College in Political Science and in Law from the University of Mississippi. He works with the firm of Page Kruger & Holland in Jackson where he defends commercial, personal injury, product liability and premises litigation. He has completed over a hundred jury trials and has many reported decisions in both State and Federal courts.
He carries an AV rating with Martindale-Hubbell. He recently served on the Mississippi Supreme Court's Civil Jury Instruction Committee as Vice Chair and worked as the Vice Chair of the Business Court Committee, appointed by Mississippi's Secretary of State. He was chairman of the Mississippi Bar's Summer School Committee which presents continuing legal education for Mississippi's lawyers beginning on July 13, 2009. He was recently made a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation
He is in this third year on the Board of Directors for the DRI, The Voice of the Defense Bar, as the Regional Director for the Southern Region made up of Kentucky, Tennessee and Mississippi. He serves on DRI's Strategic Planning Committee, is Chair of the DRI SLDO Relationship Committee and is the Board liaison for DRI's Construction Law Committee. In the Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association he has served in several capacities, including President. He has been chairman of and a speaker for several of its continuing programs.
He was honored with membership in the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys [ADTA]; the International Association of Defense Counsel [IADC]; and the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel [FDCC];
He is a member of the Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association; Mississippi Claims Association; International Association of Arson Investigators.
He was selected to the Best Lawyers in America for 2011 in Commercial and Products Liability Litigation.
He is a member of the Hinds County Bar, Mississippi Bar, Fifth Circuit Bar and Federal Bar Association. He was selected for inclusion in the Mid-South Super Lawyer listing for the last six years.
Directory Practice Areas
- Business Law
- Personal Injury
- Products Liability
Additional Practice Areas
- Car Accidents
- Insurance Bad Faith
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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