Legal News


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 payments from BP to Mississippi will be split.  75% of the money will go to the “coast” while the remaining 25% will go to the rest of the state.  The “coast” is comprised...

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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 that will provide toys to the Jackson County community.   Toys or monetary donations can be dropped off at 711 Delmas Ave. from the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  We will...

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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’ compensation. Steinberger has consistently been named a Super Lawyer and in the 2017 was named the Lawyer of the Year by the Mississippi Business Journal.  “It’s an honor to be...

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Jimmy Heidelberg was recently elected to the membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) and the Mississippi Chapter of ABOTA.  ABOTA was founded in 1958 to insure the constitutional protection of trial by jury and to improve the legal profession.  ABOTA is a select group of attorneys with 97 chapters in all 50 states and selection to ABOTA is by invitation and is considered a high honor based on high personal...

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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 Law – Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation -Defendants and Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants.    Additionally, Heidelberg was recognized as the 2019...

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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 partner in two of Mississippi’s regional law firms. His practice is concentrated in commercial real estate transactions, banking and mortgage law, estate planning and probate...

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