Phone: 601.987.5307
Fax: 601.987.5307

Jason concentrates his litigation and appellate practice in the areas of civil rights liability and defense; county and municipal liability; lender and surety liability; general business liability; and insurance defense. He has obtained over 300 favorable judgments on behalf of clients and has successfully defended over 50 civil cases at trial and/or on appeal. According to Westlaw records of the reported dispositive motions that he has filed since 2015, 70% were granted in whole or in part. The average for this same time period before the S.D. Miss. is 50% and for the N.D. Miss. is 53%.

During the previous four years, he has obtained the following favorable results for clients:


2003 - J.D., University of Mississippi School of Law

1998 - B.S. (Biology/Chemistry), University of Louisiana-Monroe



United States Supreme Court

Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi

United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi

United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida


Selected to Best Lawyers in America in the area of Litigation - Municipal


Speaking Engagements & Published Works

Jason Dare, From Opening a New Firm to a Shelter-In-Place in the Span of a Month, Northside Sun (2020).

National Business Institute – Concealed Carry Law (2019).

National Business Institute – Police Liability Claims from Start to Finish (2017).

National Business Institute – Civil Trial – Everything You Need to Know (2016).

Jason Dare, Federal Circuit Tweaks Takings Clause Analysis, 22 Water Log 3 (2002).

Jason Dare, State May Control Pilots Past Three-Mile Seaward Boundary, 22 Water Log 2 (2002).

Jason Dare, Courts Limit EPA’s Obligation to Establish and Implement TMDLs, 22 Water Log 2 (2002).

Jason Dare, Fifth Circuit Rejects Endangered Species Act Challenge, 22 Water Log 1 (2002).

Jason Dare & Kristen Fletcher, Corporation’s Lease of U.S. Government Easement Affirmed, 22 Water Log 1 (2002).

Jason Dare, $5 Billion Punitive Damages Against Exxon Deemed Excessive, 21 Water Log 4 (2001).

Jason Dare, City’s Riparian Rights Stem from Public Street, 21 Water Log 4 (2001).


Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association

Capital Area and Mississippi Bar Associations

Defense Research Institute

Delta Waterfowl (Jackson, MS Chapter) Committee Member



Burnett v. Hinds Cty. Bd. of Supvrs., 313 So. 3d 471 (Miss. 2020).

MEC, Inc. v. Lowndes Cty. Bd. of Supvrs., 759 F. App’x 331 (5th Cir. 2019).

Gerhart v. Barnes, 724 F. App’x 316 (5th Cir. 2018), cert. denied, 139 S. Ct. 1239 (2019).

Cathcart v. Fairly, 227 So. 3d 1176 (Miss. App. 2017).

Hill v. Hinds Cty., 237 So. 3d 838 (Miss. App. 2017), cert. denied, 237 So. 3d 1269 (Miss. 2018).

Johnson v. Johnson, 694 F. App’x 945 (5th Cir. 2017).

Alexander v. State of Mississippi, 655 F. App’x 989 (5th Cir. 2016).

Hinds Cty. Econ. Dev. Dist. v. W&G Properties, LLC, 203 So. 3d 49 (Miss. App. 2016).

Dorman v. Power, 203 So. 3d 33 (Miss. App. 2016).

Hinds Cty. v. Burton, 187 So. 3d 1016 (Miss. 2016).

Graham v. Hodge, 619 F. App’x 394 (5th Cir. 2015).

Williams v. Mueller Copper Tube Co., 149 So. 3d 527 (Miss. App. 2014).

Skinner v. Reed, 544 F. App’x 398 (5th Cir. 2013).

Burton v. Owens, 511 F. App’x 385 (5th Cir. 2013).

Horn v. Vaughan, 469 F. App’x 360 (5th Cir. 2012).

Stern v. Hinds Cty., 436 F. App’x 381 (5th Cir. 2011).

Brandon v. Davis, 476 F. App’x 550 (5th Cir. 2011).

Brown v. Delta Reg’l Med. Ctr., 997 So. 2d 195 (Miss. 2008).

Foss v. Williams, 993 So. 2d 378 (Miss. 2008).

McClain v. Clark, 992 So. 2d 636 (Miss. 2008).

Thomas v. Greenwood Leflore Hosp., 970 So. 2d 273 (Miss. App. 2007).

River Region Med. Corp. v. Patterson, 975 So. 2d 205 (Miss. 2007).

Davis v. S. Sunflower County Hosp., 956 So. 2d 1103 (Miss. App. 2007).

Bolivar Leflore Med. All., LLP v. Williams, 938 So. 2d 1222 (Miss. 2006).

Johnson ex rel. Johnson v. Blackwood, 919 So. 2d 1053 (Miss. App. 2005).

Partin v. N. Mississippi Med. Ctr., Inc., 929 So. 2d 924 (Miss. App. 2005).

Janssen Pharmaceutica, Inc. v. Jackson, 883 So. 2d 91, 92 (Miss. 2004).