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The attorneys practicing in the Hamilton Law firm have tried hundreds of cases and have obtained verdicts or settlements of upwards of $4 Million on behalf of our clients. For more information about some of the settlements and verdicts that the lawyers of The Hamilton Law Firm have obtained, see our Results page.

Joe Clay HamiltonJoe Clay Hamilton

Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer Review Rated

Practice Areas

Personal Injury; Product Liability Law; Workers Compensation; Bad Faith Insurance Claims; Criminal Law; Real Estate


University of Mississippi, LL.B., University of Alabama, B.A.


Mississippi; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit - 1959


Lauderdale County Bar Association (President, 1971) and American Bar Associations; Mississippi State Bar (Commissioner, 1970-1972); Mississippi Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Governors, 1977-1978; 1980-1982); American Association for Justice (formerly The Association of Trial Lawyers of America).


County Prosecuting Attorney, Lauderdale County, 1964-1971. District Attorney, 10th Judicial District, 1971-1975. Member, Mississippi Senate, District 33, 1992-1996.