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Find out more about the unique qualities that set Funderburg, Sessums & Peterson, PLLC apart from the rest.

Funderburg, Sessums & Peterson, PLLC

Committed to Your Future

Since 2000, Funderburg, Sessums & Peterson, PLLC has worked to right the wrongs caused by negligence, carelessness, and wrongdoing. Our team understands how difficult it can be to rebuild after a serious accident or injury. We also know that at-fault parties will do everything in their power to avoid being held accountable. As a leading Jackson personal injury law firm, we draw upon more than 90 years of collective experience and an unparalleled understanding of Mississippi law to deliver the level of counsel each client needs. Why? Because we care about making a difference.

The Opinions That Matter MOST

Our 5-Star Reviews
  • “I routinely send them clients that have complex cases and he has always proven himself to be top notch.”

    - Philip S
  • “They take action and get things done.”

    - Michael S.

Why Choose Funderburg, Sessums & Peterson, PLLC?

The Support You Need to Move On

After a life-changing event like a car accident, motorcycle accident, or catastrophic injury, moving forward can seem impossible. Medical bills are piling up, you're missing work, and the insurance company is being less than helpful. You need a firm you can trust to take on your case.

You have so much to gain by working with Funderburg, Sessums & Peterson, PLLC:

  • 90+ years of experience in your corner
  • Work directly with your attorney, not just paralegals and support staff
  • Dedicated time and attention through every step of your case
  • Benefit from carefully curated legal plans tailored to your needs
  • Get the zealous representation you need and deserve
  • Representation from a firm known for getting real results

We have also obtained the highest possible rating for legal ability and ethical standards. Through our decades in practice, we have gained experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants; this gives us intimate knowledge of how both sides think and work. We know what insurance companies and defendants will try to do to avoid liability—and how to overcome these efforts.

The Commitment to Win

Located near the Greater Belhaven historic districts and just minutes from the Workers’ Compensation Commission, Funderburg, Sessums & Peterson, PLLC is ideally positioned to represent clients in all types of injury-related cases. We interact with judges, commissioners, and staff of the Commission and the local circuit and county courts on a regular basis, and our attorneys serve on the Advisory Council of the Workers’ Compensation Commission and the Mississippi Workers’ Compensation Educational Association.

At Funderburg, Sessums & Peterson, PLLC, we believe that every client is our most important client. We believe that the people we help are more than just case numbers. This approach is why judges, doctors, and other attorneys refer their friends and family members to our firm; they know they’ll be taken care of. When accidents happen and innocent people are injured or worse, our firm steps up and fights to set things right. This level of commitment is evident in our reviews and case results, but you can find out for yourself by calling for a free consultation.

Contact us at (601) 514-6544 today.

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As your legal team, we are committed to doing everything possible to maximize your settlement. If necessary, we are even ready to represent you at trial.

Experienced, Relentless & Award-Winning Counsel

  • Steven Funderburg
  • Dave Peterson
  • Craig Sessums
  • Steven Funderburg Steven Funderburg
    Steven H. Funderburg graduated from the University of Mississippi in 1992 and the University of Mississippi Law School in 1994. He previously handled insurance defense claims and workers’ compensation claims representing employers, insurance companies and self insureds.
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  • Dave Peterson Dave Peterson
    Dave Peterson is an equity partner in Funderburg, Sessums, & Peterson, PLLC. He graduated from Millsaps College in 1982, after which he attended Mississippi College School of Law. After graduation in 1985 he served as a law clerk for Justice Michael Sullivan of the Mississippi Supreme Court.
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  • Craig Sessums Craig Sessums
    Craig Sessums is a partner in Funderburg, Sessums & Peterson, PLLC. He attended Mississippi State University and graduated from the University of Mississippi in 1992 and Mississippi College School of Law in 1995. After graduation from law school, he worked for Chinn & Associates focusing in the areas of domestic relations & PI.
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Putting Our Clients First. Always.

Working With Our Firm
  • Millions Recovered For Our Clients
  • Personalized Attention & Care
  • Proven Record of Success
  • Work Directly With Your Attorney

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