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 25th 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...

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Allen now Of Counsel with Firm

The law firm of Heidelberg Steinberger, P.A. is pleased to announce that David M. Allen has been named Of Counsel to the firm. With more than 40 years of widely diverse legal experience, Allen has worked with two of the world’s largest energy firms and has been a...

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Heidelberg and McDonald Prevail in MS Court of Appeals

The firm recently prevailed in the MS Court of Appeals in a ruling in favor of a physician client.  In a significant case regarding the use of expert witnesses in medical malpractice lawsuits, Jimmy Heidelberg and April McDonald represented a doctor in the case of...

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