Holcomb Dunbar attorney Geoffrey Calderaro named Mississippi Defense Lawyer Association’s 2019 Rising Star for his outstanding service to the organization’s young lawyers and the Ole Miss Law School student chapter at the association’s annual meeting.
Geoffrey Calderaro is a graduate of The University of Mississippi School of Law and focuses his practice in civil litigation, insurance coverage and defense in all Alabama and Mississippi state courts.
Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association is a statewide association of attorneys who practice primarily in the defense of civil litigation. Founded in 1965, MDLA has grown to an active membership of over 600 attorneys.
The purpose of this association is:
- To bring together lawyers of Mississippi who devote a substantial amount of their professional time to the handling of litigated cases primarily for the defense.
- To exchange information, ideas and techniques of procedure and court rulings relating to the handling of litigation to enhance the knowledge and improve the skills of defense lawyers.
- To promote improvements in the administration of justice and to increase the quality of service which the legal profession renders to the community, state and nation.