Top Byhalia, MS Elder Law Attorneys
In 1933, John B. Farese, a son of an Italian immigrant, left Boston, Massachusetts, and came to Holmes Junior College in Goodman, Mississippi, on a football scholarship. Five other "damn Yankees" came with John, and, after two weeks of the hot, August sun, all had left but him. He met a beautiful southern girl named Orene "Boots" Ellis from Mathiston. Farese won the acceptance of his teammates and...
The Firm has over 65 years of legal service in the State of Mississippi. During that time it has engaged in a diverse practice crossing all areas of civil and criminal litigation. The firm's emphasis, however, has been in the area of trial practice before all courts, state and federal. The firm is well positioned to handle cases in the field of personal injury and criminal law having among its...
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