901 North State Street Jackson, MS 39236

Workers’ Compensation

All attorneys at Funderburg, Sessums & Peterson, PLLC have active workers’ compensation practices. The firm primarily represents injured workers and we believe we have a unique perspective and range of experience to offer our clients. The attorneys at Funderburg, Sessums & Peterson, PLLC all come from a background with defense firms where they handled cases for insurance companies, employers and self-insured groups. As a result, the firm understands workers’ compensation claims and what motivates efficient results.

Our law firm is physically located near downtown Jackson, Mississippi mere minutes from the Mississippi Workers’ Compensation Commission. We feel this is important because we interact every week with the three Commissioners, eight Administrative Judges and the dozens of MWCC employees that process and administer thousands of Mississippi workplace injuries every year.

Our attorneys are all extremely proficient in handling Mississippi workers’compensation claims and have earned various honors, recognition and opportunities including: Fellowship in the College of Worker’s Compensation Attorneys, President of the Mississippi Workers’ Compensation Educational Association, Director of the Mississippi Workers’ Compensation Educational Association, Member of the Advisory Committee of the Mississippi Worker’s Compensation Commission, Election to Best Lawyers in America (for Workers’ Compensation – Claimant Representatives), Membership in the Workers’ Compensation Section of the State Bar Association and Winner of the 2015 Client Distinction Award from Martindale-Hubbard based on client review for: Quality of Service, Overall Value, Responsiveness and Communication Ability.

In addition, the attorneys at Funderburg, Sessums & Peterson have authored dozens of papers and articles on Mississippi workers’ compensation law associated with the many speaking engagements and seminars that they are requested to provide every year. We believe in representing all of our clients to the best of our ability. We believe that our knowledge, experience and reputation allows us to offer excellent representation on workers’ compensation claims.

Our attorneys are more than happy to review and discuss any potential claim with you.
Please contact our office to set an appointment to speak with them.