J. Lamar Yeates Joins Holcomb Dunbar – Attorneys
Holcomb Dunbar – Attorneys is pleased to announce the addition of Lamar Yeates who will join the firm as an associate attorney. Lamar will concentrate his practice on commercial litigation, real estate, and land use and economic development.
Lamar attended the University of Mississippi where he earned a Master’s in Criminal Justice. During that time, he interned for a criminal defense firm in Dublin, Ireland, and worked as a Graduate Assistant for the university. He was also a member of Alpha Phi Sigma, the National Criminal Justice Honor Society.
Lamar received his J.D. from Mississippi College School of Law in 2020 where he was also a member of Mississippi College Law Review. Lamar presented academic papers to the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Annual Meeting in Kansas City, Missouri titled: “Going gray in gray: Servant leadership in a maximum-security prison’s enhanced care unit” and “Interdiction to Addiction.”
Lamar is currently admitted to practice before all Texas state and federal courts.
About Holcomb Dunbar:
Holcomb Dunbar is a full-service law firm with offices in Oxford and Jackson, Miss. offering services in litigation, insurance defense, product liability, medical malpractice, divorce, complex bankruptcies, and white collar criminal defense. The firm was also named as a “Go-To” Law Firm in litigation by Corporate Counsel magazine. Over the years, the firm’s attorneys have served as officers and board members in the American Bar Association, Mississippi Defense Lawyers’ Association, and the Lafayette County Bar Association. More recently, several of its attorneys have been recognized as Fellows in the Mississippi Bar Foundation, American Bar Association, and the American College of Trial Attorneys, and named in the Mid South Super Lawyers publication as “Super Lawyers” and “Rising Stars” rolls. In addition, the firm’s attorneys are frequently asked to speak and write on a number of topics to other attorneys and industry leaders. Holcomb Dunbar is the Mississippi member of TAGLaw, an invitation-only network of 140 law firms located in more than 100 countries.
Holcomb Dunbar is A/V rated by Martindale Hubbell, offering services in general and commercial litigation, insurance defense and coverage, criminal defense, complex litigation, real estate transactions, contract, mass-tort defense, mediation, debtor-creditor matters, and divorce.
For more information, visit www.holcombdunbar.com.