Mark L. Pearson, P.A.

Attorneys and Counsellors at Law


Mark L. Pearson, Attorney at Law


A Jackson Personal Injury Lawyer Serving Thousands of Clients in Mississippi and Across the Country.


Attorney Mark L. Pearson has practiced law in Jackson, Mississippi, since 1990 and founded the civil action law firm of Mark L. Pearson, P.A. in 1992. Since his firm was founded, he has proven his passion for justice by choosing to represent clients who have been injured and who lack the knowledge necessary to stand up to corporations and insurance companies on their own. He handles individual cases and has also handled mass tort litigation involving dangerous products, particularly

pharmaceutical products liability.


In practice, Mr. Pearson is very attentive to his clients and will devote as much time and resources as are necessary in his pursuit of a settlement in their case. To contact Mark L. Pearson, P.A., call 1-800-627-6822 or contact us online.

Attorney Mark L. Pearson attended Louisiana Tech where he obtained a Bachelor of Science in Finance in 1984. Mr. Pearson then attended Mississippi College School of Law where he received his Doctor of Jurisprudence in 1990. Attorney Pearson was then admitted to practice law in all State Courts of Mississippi; United States District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi; United States Court of Appeals; United States Supreme Court.


Attorney Mark L. Pearson has maintained a private law practice in the State of Mississippi since 1990, specializing in the areas of plaintiff's personal injury, negligence, wrongful death, products liability, mass tort litigation and federal criminal defense. Attorney Pearson has pursued and settled cases involving large pharmaceutical companies, such as the manufacturers of Stadol, Lotronex, and Fen­Phen. Attorney Pearson is currently pursuing claims against the manufacturers of Vioxx©, Celebrex©, Bextra©, and Oxycontin©.


In addition to maintaining his law practice, Attorney Pearson also lectures on different subjects concerning plaintiff's personal injury for the National Business Institute (i.e. "Trying the Wrongful Death Case in Mississippi" and "Adjusting the Automobile Injury Claim in Mississippi").


Attorney Pearson is actively involved in the preservation of our civil justice system. As such, he is a Lifetime Member of the Mississippi Association for Justice, where he previously served on the Board of Governors for three (3) years. Attorney Pearson is also a member of the American Association for Justice, the Mississippi Bar Association, the Hinds County Bar Association, and the Fifth Circuit Bar Association.

Current Employment Position(s):


Areas of Practice:

    Bad Faith Insurance

    Civil Rights

    Class Actions – Plaintiff

    White Collar Crimes

    Nursing Home

    Litigation & Appeals

    Plaintiff’s Personal Injury

    Motor Vehicle Accidents – Plaintiff

    Products Liability

    Whistleblower/Qui Tam


    Wrongful Death

    Mass Tort Litigation

    Federal Criminal Defense

Litigation Percentage:

    90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions:

    Mississippi, 1990

    U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi

    U.S. District Court Southern District of Mississippi

    U.S. Supreme Court


    Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, Mississippi, 1990

    Doctor of Jurisprudence

    Louisiana Tech, 1984

    Bachelor of Science

    Major: Finance

Classes/Seminars Taught:

Lecturer, "Trying the Wrongful Death Case in Mississippi", National Business Institute

Lecturer, "Adjusting the Automobile Injury Claim in Mississippi", National Business Institute

Professional Associations and Memberships:

    Mississippi Trial Lawyers

    Board of Governors

    Mississippi Trial Lawyers Lifetime Member

    American Association for Justice Member

    Mississippi Bar Association Member

    Hinds County Bar Association Member

    Fifth Circuit Bar Association Member

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West Practice Categories:

Bad Faith Insurance, Civil Rights; Class Actions -- Plaintiff, Criminal Law, Federal, White Collar Crimes, Nursing Home, Litigation & Appeals, Class Actions, Personal Injury -- Defense, Wrongful Death -- Defense, Personal Injury -- Plaintiff, Motor Vehicle Accidents - Plaintiff, Products Liability Law, Whistleblower/Qui Tam