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Walter W. Eppes, Edit Profile

Walter W. Eppes, was Canadian lawyer. Bar: Mississippi 1952, United States District Court (southern district) Mississippi 1952, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1952.


Eppes,, Walter W. was born on October 9, 1929 in Meridian, Mississippi, United States. Son of Walter W. Senior and Mary (Seymour) Eppes.


Student, University Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 1950. Bachelor of Laws, University Mississippi, 1952.


Adjuster, United States Fidelity & Guaranty, Company, Meridian, 1952-1954;partner, Shumate & Eppes, Meridian, 1954-1963;partner, Huff, Williams, Gunn, Eppes & Crenshaw, Meridian, 1963-1973;partner, Eppes, Watts & Shannon, Meridian, 1973-1995;partner, Eppes & Carter, Meridian, since 1995.


President Roundtable Investors, Meridian, 1992. Member American Board Trial Advocates (diplomate), Mississippi Bar (president 1985-1986), International Society Barristers (governor since 1968), International Association Defense Counsel (communications chairman since 1960), Downtown Club Meridian (president 1972), Northwood Country Club (board directors 1972).


  • Other Interests

    Avocation: hunting.


Married Katherine Bailey, October 17, 1952. Children: Kathy Eppes Yarborough, Susan Eppes Whitehead.