Appellate Law


Our Specialists:

Appellate Law

We have represented our clients in a wide variety of appellate proceedings. From mass tort, medical malpractice, and employment law to the intricacies of administrative rules and regulations, Heidelberg Steinberger has successfully represented its clients in cases spanning the legal spectrum.

Our firm also has the experience to take your case wherever it needs to go. Heidelberg Steinberger has handled over 100 appeals before both of Mississippi’s appellate courts, the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, as well as the United States Supreme Court.

Our experience includes:

  • Representing Governor Haley Barbour and the Mississippi Department of Medicaid in successfully challenging an unlawful diversion of state funds to The Partnership for a Healthy Mississippi.
  • Defending judgments upholding the constitutionality of the Mississippi Tort Claims Act.
  • Successfully affirming the dismissal of “mass tort” dioxin cases in state courts resulting in a complete victory for Mississippi paper companies.

Heidelberg Named to Best Lawyers in America

Pascagoula attorney Jimmy Heidelberg has been named to the 24th edition of Best Lawyers in America in seven areas of law: appellate practice, environmental law, legal malpractice law – defendants, mass tort litigation/class actions-defendants, medical malpractice law...

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Zorn and Armer Named Directors

We are pleased to announce attorneys Stacie Zorn and Tristan Armer have been named directors of the firm. Zorn, who has been with the firm since 2003, has excelled primarily in the areas of federal and state employment law, workers’ compensation, estate law, family...

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Steinberger Speaks at Municipal Attorneys’ Conference

On July 25, 2017, Karl R. Steinberger was one of several speakers at the Mississippi Municipal Attorneys' Conference, which was held in conjunction with the Mississippi Municipal Association Convention at the Beau Rivage in Biloxi, MS.  His topic was Unemployment...

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