Hernando MS Personal Injury Lawyer
Chatham Damare Pittman PLLC291 Losher Street
Hernando, Mississippi 38632
(662) 298-5160 or(888) 354-4096
Law Firm Overview
At Chatham Damaré Pittman PLLC, we are proud of our integrity and our commitment to seeing our clients succeed. Not every personal injury, family law, criminal defense or business dispute will go to court, but you need an attorney who is prepared to see your case through negotiations or all the way to trial. At our firm, each of our lawyers is an accomplished trial attorney with years of courtroom experience. Our office provides aggressive and unparalleled service to clients throughout north and northwest Mississippi as well as west Tennessee.
Gerald Weissinger Chatham opened his law office in Hernando in 1932. With several expansions and remodels, the law firm has been at the same location since 1952. The elder Mr. Chatham was District Attorney from 1941- 1955 and was the Prosecutor in the infamous Emmitt Till Trial in 1955. Mr. Chatham's son, Gerald Wilborn Chatham, Sr. carried on the tradition of excellence and advocacy first established by his father. Gerald Wilborn Chatham, Sr. also served as District Attorney for 12 years and then practiced here at this firm until his election in 2010 as Circuit Court Judge of the 17th Judicial District in Northern Mississippi. Prior to his election as Circuit Judge, Mr. Chatham was listed in Best Lawyers in America and as a Preeminent Lawyer in Martindale-Hubble.
This fine tradition is carried on by the current lawyers of the of Chatham Damaré Pittman. Attorney Mary Lynn Damaré is a reserve Lieutenant Colonel and JAG (Judge Advocate) in the US Air Force. Prior to joining Chatham Damaré Pittman, Attorney Steven W. Pittman began his practice with a prominent Personal Injury and Criminal Defense Firm in Memphis. He has maintained his dual Mississippi/Tennessee law license since 1995. Both Mrs. Damaré and Mr. Pittman have top peer review ratings. Our members are licensed to practice in all State and Federal Courts in Mississippi and Tennessee, as well as Military Courts. Charles "Nick" Smith, a life-long resident of Tate County, Mississippi, joined the practice as an associate in 2010 and successfully passed both the Mississippi and Tennessee Bar Exams in the same year. We are happy to have him as an inspiring and bright young attorney.