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William Russell Presson

William Russell Presson, American lawyer. Bar: Mississippi 1981, United States District Court (southern district) Mississippi 1981, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1985, United States District Court (northern district) Mississippi 1986. Member American Bar Association, Mississippi State Bar Association, Hinds County Bar Association, Mississippi Oil and Gas Lawyers Association, Mississippi Bankruptcy Conference.

Background

  • Presson, William Russell was born on December 10, 1955 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of Russell Barnes and Mary Louise (Ford) Presson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Millsaps College, 1977. Master in Public Affairs, Juris Doctor, University Texas, 1981.

    Career

    • Associate Gerald, Brand, Watters, Cox & Hemleben, Jackson, Mississippi, 1981-1984, Satterfield & Allred, Jackson, 1984-1990, Harper, Bellan, McWhorter & Williams, 1990-1992. Private practice Jackson, since 1992.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Mississippi 1981, United States District Court (southern district) Mississippi 1981, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1985, United States District Court (northern district) Mississippi 1986.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, Mississippi State Bar Association, Hinds County Bar Association, Mississippi Oil and Gas Lawyers Association, Mississippi Bankruptcy Conference.

    Connections

    • Married Rae Nell Hunter, June 28, 1986.
    • father: Russell Barnes Presson
    • mother: Mary Louise (Ford) Presson
    • spouse: Rae Nell Hunter
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    Born December 10, 1955
    (age 61)
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