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.

Mississippi BP Settlement Funds – Senate Bill 2002

In a recent Special Session, the Mississippi Legislature passed Senate Bill 2002.  This bill will determine how money from the BP settlement funds is to be paid to the State of Mississippi.  Now, there are several rules in dealing with future BP dollars.  First, the...

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Heidelberg Steinberger Sponsoring Believe Toy Drive

Our Firm is hosting its annual toy drive again for the 2018 holiday season.  In the past, we have partnered with Toys for Tots, but this year, Toys for Tots will not be in the Jackson County area.  Instead, we will be collecting toys for Believe, a local toy drive...

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Steinberger and Armer Named Mid-South Super Lawyers

Pascagoula attorneys Karl Steinberger and Tristan Armer have recently been named a 2018 Mid South Super Lawyer.  Steinberger, shareholder and director at Heidelberg Steinberger, P.A., and Armer, director, were recognized for their work in the area of workers’...

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