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Regularly travels out of state to: TennesseeOther ADR Services: ADR Training/CME, Early Neutral Evaluation
- Practice Commenced: 1994
- Total Mediations (as of Sep 2022): 2500
- Total Arbitrations (as of Sep 2022): 5
Ms. Veazey has dedicated her practice to mediation since 1995 and has mediated over 2,000 cases. She is one of six attorneys selected from Mississippi to serve as an Appeals Judge for the Gulf Coast Claims Facility established to hear appeals from the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill claims determinations. After practicing with Watkins, Ludlam, Winter, and Stennis, Ms. Veazey was a financial advisor and stock broker. Her business experience includes owning a retail business. Her practice has included mediation of disputes in areas of personal injury, employment, domestic relations, nursing home, medical and legal malpractice, workers’ compensation, commercial law, premises liability,product liability and MS State Tort Claims Act .
- ADA Disability
- Banking & Finance
- Contract Disputes
- Legal Malpractice
- Local Govt./Municipalities
- Medical Malpractice
- Natural Disasters
- Nursing Homes
- Personal Injury
- Premises Liability
- Product Liability
- Real Estate
- Workers' Compensation
- Wrongful Death
Ms. Veazey holds a B.A. from UCLA (1973) and J.D., Summa Cum Laude (1978), from Mississippi College School of Law, where she served as editor-in-chief of the Law Review.
Memberships & Affiliations
She is the chair of the Executive Committee of the Mississippi State Bar ADR Section. She has served on the Court-annexed Mediation Committee. She is a member of the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals and the Association of Attorney Mediators. She presents programs regularly for business and professional organizations and has lectured at various CLE seminars on Alternative Dispute Resolution. Most recently, she served on the faculty of the Advanced Mediation and Advocacy Skills Institute presented by the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She assists in teaching and evaluates and judges students’ performances in ADR classes and competitions at Mississippi College School of Law.
For rate information, please contact Debbie Yates at 601/969-5580.