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Willard Benton Gregg

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bgregg@wrightlaw.net
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Phone: 601.366.8090
Fax: 601.366.3080

P.O. Box 12745
Jackson, Mississippi 39236

    Willard Benton “Bo” Gregg is a family lawyer.  As a partner in Wright Law Firm, PA, Bo has devoted most of his twenty-one-year career to helping clients in adoption, divorce, custody and other matrimonial matters.  His office is in Ridgeland, Mississippi.   

    Bo is active in the Family Law Section of the Mississippi Bar.  He has served that group by assuming many roles through the years, including it’s chairman.  He is a regular contributor to continuing legal education in the practice area of family law in Mississippi.  Bo has been a member of the board of directors for the Shepherd’s Staff Counseling Center and currently counsels with Make -A-Wish Mississippi.  He is a former Director of the Capitol Area Bar Association.  Bo has been a member of the Mississippi Board of Bar Admissions’ Committee on Character and Fitness for almost twenty years, and has recently filled the role of that committee’s division chair.

    Bo is a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, a national group 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.”  He has earned an AV - Preeminent Peer-Review Rating by Martindale-Hubble and was included in past listings of Mid-South Super Lawyers. 

    Bo and his wife, Kathy, live in Jackson.  They have two children: Sarah (13) and Paul (11).  They are active in their church, local charities and their children’s schools.  Bo serves as an officer and committee member in First Presbyterian Church of Jackson.

    He was raised in Petal, Mississippi, earned a forestry degree from Mississippi State University, and is a 1994 graduate of the University of Mississippi School of Law.   

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 Foresters
Member Since: 1988

Capitol Area Bar Association
Member

Madison County Bar Association
Member

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

Alabama State Bar
Member

Birth Information

May 30, 1967, Greenwood, Mississippi

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