Philip A. Gunn Edit Profile
Gunn graduated from high school in Clinton, Mississippi. He attended Baylor University, where he was a walk-on for the Baylor Bears football team. He graduated from Baylor with a Bachelor of Business Administration in 1985.
Gunn worked as a waiter for a year, and then attended the University of Mississippi School of Law, where he graduated with a juris doctor.
Worked at Wells Marble & Hurst, PLLC (Jackson, Mississippi) specializing in General Civil Practice in all State and Federal Courts. Business, Corporation, Banking, Finance and Securities. Creditors' Rights and Bankruptcy.
Dispute Resolution Services. Employee Benefit Law (including ERISA). Insurance Regulatory Proceedings.
Labor and Employment. Life, Health, Property, Casualty and other Insurance. Product Liability; Real Estate.
Taxation, Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts and Estates. Toxic Substances, Environmental and Natural Resources. Admitted to the bar, 1990, Mississippi.
Regional Finalist, National Trial Competition. Local School Board Member, 1994. Member: Hinds County Bar Association.
The Mississippi Bar; Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association. Sports Lawyers Association. Wells Marble & Hurst, PLLC, traces its origin to 1871, when William Calvin Wells began practicing law.
With a broad base of local and national clients, the firm is committed to providing a full range of quality legal services. The firm is active in both civic and bar-related activities, and has provided Presidents of the Mississippi Bar, the Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association, and numerous other organizations. The firm's members and associates continue a long tradition of personal attention to the legal needs of its diverse clientele.
The firm is engaged in a diversified general civil practice in all State and Federal courts in Mississippi.
Christians should be dedicated to the holy responsibility and privilege of loving people of all races and ethnicities in religious communities.
A member of the Republican Party, Gunn is the Speaker of the Mississippi House of Representatives, and represents the 56th district.
Married Lisa Watkins Gunn.