Appellate Law


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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.

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