Contact:

lpratt@mc.edu

601.925.7971

Loren Pratt

 

Director of Legal Writing

 

 

Education:

 

  • University of Mississippi School of Law, J.D., 2007, magna cum laude
  • Louisiana State University, B.A., 2003, magna cum laude

 

 

Professional Experience:

 

  • Mississippi Supreme Court, Permanent Law Clerk to Associate Justice Ann H. Lamar, 2008-2012
  • Mississippi College School of Law, Adjunct Professor, 2008-2012
  • Wise Carter Child & Caraway, PA, Associate, 2007-2008

 

 

Law School Service:

 

  • Academic Standards Committee
  • Student Services Committee

 

 

Bar Admissions:

 

  • Mississippi State Courts
  • United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

 

 

Professional Memberships:

 

  • Mississippi Supreme Court Approved Mediator
  • Mississippi Bar Association 
    • Appellate Practice Section
    • Young Lawyer's Division, Seminars Committee
  • American Bar Association
    • Judicial Division
    • Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar Section
  • Capital Area Bar Association
  • The Scribes
  • Legal Writing Institute
  • Association of Legal Writing Directors
  •       ° New Directors Committee
 
 

Publications:

 

  • Integrating Practice-Ready Skills: Legal Updates, Status Updates, and Professional Updates, 27 Second Draft 15 (Fall 2013/Winter 2014).
 
 

Presentations:

 

  • Multi-Purpose Summer Program, Legal Writing Institute Poster Presentation: July 2014

    Mississippi Judicial College Civil Law Update: April 25, 2014 & October 25, 2012 Critiquing Incomplete Drafts, ALWD Teaching Workshop: June 26, 2013

 

Community Activities:

 

  • Junior League of Jackson
  • St. Joseph Catholic Church Finance Committee
  • Madison County Chamber of Commerce