Adams and Reese LLP
Holmes Adams has practiced law for four decades, including many years as a successful litigator defending school districts and other public entities in §1983 actions and handling unitary status hearings in federal desegregation cases to remove school districts from court supervision. He has argued several cases before the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals and has taken cases to the United States Supreme Court. Today, Holmes continues to advise and consult with school districts throughout Mississippi on a full range of matters, including real estate, finance, contracts, employment, governance issues and election laws. He also advises families on business, estate, and trust matters.