Renee Harrison Berry

Renee Harrison Berry

Partner
Location:
Hazlehurst, Mississippi
Phone:
601-574-0151
Fax:
601-894-4792
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • 60% Family & Domestic Law
  • 40% Criminal Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Mississippi, 2001
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 2001

Education

  • Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, Mississippi
    • J.D. - 2001
    • Law Review: Miss. College SOL, Casenote/Comment Editor, 1999 - 2001
  • Millsaps College, Jackson, Mississippi
    • B.S. - 1986
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Biology
    • Minor: English/Chemistry

Published Works

  • Do the Crime, Do the Time: Does Mississippi Need Sentencing Guidelines, 21 Miss. Coll. L. Rev. 121, Fall 2001, 2001

Classes/Seminars

  • Dangers and Pitfalls of Social Media Use, Copiah County Youth Court, 2014

Honors and Awards

  • National Assoc. of Professional Women, VIP Woman of the Year Circle, 2015
  • Mission First Legal Aid Pro Bono Attorney of the Year, 2006

Past Employment Positions

  • Renee C. Harrison, P.A., Sole Practitioner, 2005 - 2013
  • Shannon Law Firm, PLLC, Paralegal/Associate, 1992 - 2005

Pro Bono Activities

  • Hazlehurst United Methodist Church Daycare Board, 2001 - Present
  • Copiah Educational Foundation Board of Directors, 2005 - Present