Bobby L. Dallas
Top rated medical malpractice attorney in Ridgeland, MississippiSessums Dallas PLLC
Attorney Bobby L. Dallas is co-founder and partner of Simmons Dallas, PLLC, law firm in Ridgeland, Mississippi. Nationally ranked as among the preeminent trial lawyers in the country, Mr. Dallas has more than 32 years of legal experience, and he provides invaluable counsel and support to clients throughout the state who have suffered catastrophic injuries or lost loved ones as a result of medical malpractice or some other act of negligence or wrongdoing.
Throughout his legal career, Mr. Dallas has secured numerous substantial verdicts for his plaintiff clients adversely affected by doctor or hospital errors and other preventable tragedies caused by a health care provider's negligence or wrongdoing. In addition, he is a highly effective mediator and negotiator who has obtained many favorable settlements for his clients without ever setting foot inside the courtroom.
Whether inside or outside of court, he maintains an unwavering focus on protecting his clients' rights and interests at all turns, and he has gained a reputation for his in-depth legal knowledge and abilities as well as his aggressive approach to helping his clients achieve the justice they deserve. From his efforts, he has recovered millions of dollars in total compensation for his plaintiff clients, and he finds great reward in being able to help so many during their most dire times of need.
In honor of his outstanding professionalism and service, Mr. Dallas has earned an AV Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell as well as consistent recognition from The Best Lawyers in America*. He has also received many other top rankings and endorsements from his peers along with numerous testimonials and referrals from his satisfied clients.
A native of Mississippi, Mr. Dallas graduated from The University of Southern Mississippi in 1981 with a Bachelor of Science in business administration. He then attended Mississippi College School of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 1988. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.
He is also an active member of The Mississippi Bar, the Mississippi Trial Lawyers Association, the American Board of Trial Advocates, The Federalist Society and the Federal Bar Association.
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Practice areasPersonal injury - medical malpractice: plaintiff, Alternative dispute resolution, Insurance coverage
- 40% Personal injury - medical malpractice: plaintiff
- 30% Alternative dispute resolution
- 30% Insurance coverage
First Admitted: 1988, Mississippi
- Martindale Hubbell AV Preeminent Award, 1996
- Selected as Best Lawyers and Super Lawyers for the last ten-plus years
- Outstanding Trial Lawyer of The Year, Mississippi Trial Lawyers Association, 2001
Office location for Bobby L. Dallas
240 Trace Colony Park Dr
Ridgeland, MS 39157
- Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2022