John Shirley

John Shirley

Rankin County Attorney
  • Domestic Violence, DUI & DWI, Elder Law...
  • Mississippi
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Summary

John Shirley, while serving as a Rankin County Justice Court Judge, was appointed by the Chief Justice of the Mississippi Supreme Court to serve on the Mississippi Commission on Judicial Performance in 2004 and was reappointed in 2008. John Shirley currently serves as a Youth Court Judge, Justice Court Judge, Municipal Court Judge, and Law Enforcement Academy Instructor. John Shirley is a former prosecutor and he currently has a private law practice representing clients in all Rankin County courts except those in which he is a judge. Visit John Shirley's website at www.ShirleyLawFirm.com and he may be contacted at email@ShirleyLawFirm.com or 601-992-8589.

Education
National Judicial College
Judicial Courses
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Mississippi State University
Computer Science
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Masters level courses
Activities: Instructor - Computer Science
Mississippi College School of Law
J.D.
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University of Alabama - Birmingham
B.S. / Computer Science
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Professional Experience
Judge
Pearl Youth Court
- Current
Judge
Pearl Municipal Court
- Current
Judge
Rankin County Justice Court
- Current
Instructor
Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy
- Current
Commission Member
Mississippi Commission on Judicial Performance
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Public Defender
Pearl Youth Court & Pearl Municipal Court
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County Prosecutor
Rankin County Court
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Certifications
Guardian Ad Litem
AOC
Professional Associations
Youth Court Law Seminar Speaker
Ole Miss Law School
- Current
Juvenile Public Defender Seminar Speaker
Mississippi College School of Law
- Current
Member
Mississippi Council of Youth Court Judges
- Current
Guardian Ad Litem Seminar Speaker
Mississippi College School of Law
- Current
Youth Court Law Instructor
Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy
- Current
Seminar Speaker
MC Law School & Ole Miss Law School & MS Judicial College
- Current
Activities: Changes in Youth Court Law; Confessions and Search & Seizure; Criminal Trial Procedures; Ethical Issues for Guardians Ad Litem; Ethical Issues for Justice Court Judges; Ethical Issues for Juvenile Defenders; Ethical Issues for Municipal Court Judges; Ethical Issues for Youth Court Judges; Fundamentals of Holding Court; Procedures Preceding a Criminal Trial; Prosecution of Child Abuse; Role & Powers of a Guardian Ad Litem; Testimony by Children; Youth Court Practice
Member
Mississippi Justice Court Judges Association
- Current
Member
Mississippi State Bar
- Current
Member
Rankin County Bar Association
- Current
Member
Mississippi Commission on Judicial Performance
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Mississippi
5th Circuit
Northern US District Court of MS
Southern US District Court of MS
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Family Law - (Adoption, Child Custody / Support, Conservatorship, Divorce, Estates, Guardianship, Paternity, Termination Parental Rights, Wills) Criminal - (Youth Court, Adult Felony & Adult Misdemeanor)
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Family Law - (Adoption, Child Custody / Support, Conservatorship, Divorce, Estates, Guardianship, Paternity, Termination Parental Rights, Wills) Criminal - (Youth Court, Adult Felony & Adult Misdemeanors)
Practice Areas
  • Domestic Violence
  • DUI & DWI
  • Elder Law
  • Probate
  • Traffic Tickets
Additional Practice Area
  • General Civil
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Contact & Map
PO Box 4334
Brandon, MS 39047
USA
Telephone: (601) 992-8589