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Willard Benton Gregg

bgregg@wrightlaw.net
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Phone: 601.366.8090
Fax: 601.366.3080

1062 Highland Colony Pkwy, #260
Ridgeland, Mississippi 39157

Willard Benton "Bo" Gregg practices with Wright Law Firm, P.A. in Jackson where he focuses exclusively on the family law area. His seventeen-year practice spans the state, as he has appeared in chancery districts in all corners of Mississippi. Bo is licensed to practice in Mississippi (1994) and Alabama (1996), and is active in various bar associations on a local and national level.

In 2009, Bo earned fellowship in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. AAML Fellows are generally recognized by judges and attorneys as preeminent family law practitioners with high level of knowledge, skill and integrity. The AAML was founded "to encourage the study, improve the practice, elevate the standards and advance the cause of matrimonial law, to the end that the welfare of the family and society be protected".

Bo is a past chair of the Family Law Section of the Mississippi Bar. He recently concluded a two-year term as a Director of the Capitol Area Bar Association. Bo also serves on several committees within the Mississippi Bar, including as Regional Chair of the Board of Bar Admissions' Committee on Character and Fitness.  He enjoys an AV - Preeminent Peer-Review Rating by Martindale-Hubble, and is included on the 2011 Mid-South Super Lawyers list.

He is a 1994 graduate of the University of Mississippi School of Law where he served as chairman of the Moot Court Board. He remains active at Ole Miss, through the Lamar Order.  Bo is currently serving on the Board of Directors of The Shepherd's Staff Counseling Center.

Bo and his wife, Kathy, live in Jackson, and have two children: Sarah (age 9) and Paul (age 7). They are active in their church, various local charities and their children's school.

Education

J.D., University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford, Mississippi, 1994
Honors: Chairman,Moot Court, University of Mississippi, 1993 -1994

B.S., Mississippi State University
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Honors: Phi Kappa Phi
Honors: Xi Sigma Pi
Major: Forest Management

Bar Admissions

Alabama, 1996
Mississippi, 1994

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Society of American Forresters
Member Since: 1988

Hinds County Bar Association
Member

American Bar Association
Member

The Mississippi Bar, Family Law Section
Member; Executive Committee, 2003-2006; Chair, 2004-2005

Alabama State Bar
Member

Jackson Young Lawyers Association
Member

Birth Information

May 30, 1967, Greenwood, Mississippi