Michael E. D'Antonio, Jr.

mdantonio@purdieandmetz.com

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Practice Focus

  • General Litigation
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Subrogation
  • Personal Injury
  • Labor & Employment
  • Business Formation/Transactions
  • Wills & Estates
  • Appellate

Education

Mississippi College School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2001

University of New Orleans, Master in Business, Cum Laude; 1998

University of Alabama, Bachelor of Science; 1995

Bar Admissions

Mississippi, 2001

U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi

Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals


Recognition

  • Member of the Advisory Council of St. Anthony Catholic School (Vice President) 
  • Member of the Finance Council of St. Francis of Assisi Parish (Legal) 
  • MC Delta Theta Phi; Vice President of the Law School Bar Association
  •  Treasurer of the Law School Bar Association
  • Jasons Senior Honor Society of the University of Alabama for leadership, scholarship and character
  • Order of Omega at the University of Alabama
  • Held numerous elected positions at the University of Alabama; U of A 1st Place Finalist Business Strategy Competition

Legal Experience

Michael D'Antonio, Jr., (Mike) began his career as a law clerk for The Honorable Jim Brantley and was also selected as a law clerk for The Honorable Kenneth Griffis, both at the Mississippi Court of Appeals.  Mike has had experience in a broad range of practice areas, including exposure to matters involving general litigation, workers’ compensation, subrogation, personal injury, employment and corporation defense, business formation, contract formation, foreclosure, collection law and guardianships, and wills and estates.  He has extensive experience in workers' compensation related matters and has appeared before all eight judges in the Mississippi Worker’s Compensation Commission and successfully represented clients in hearings, settlements, and on appeals to the Worker’s Compensation Full Commission and to the Court of Appeals of Mississippi.