David L. Ayers - Watkins & Eager PLLC

David L. Ayers

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2001
Phone: 601-965-1981

David Ayers was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 1983 and is admitted to all state and federal courts in Mississippi and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He also has handled cases in a number of other states under pro hac vice privileges. David's experience includes commercial litigation, premises litigation and general personal injury litigation, with an emphasis on automotive, heavy equipment, industrial equipment and recreational product litigation. His cases of note include Tanks v. Lockheed Martin; Shelter Ins. v. Mercedes; and Palmer v. Volkswagen (selected top 20 defense verdicts in 2001 by the National Law Journal).

Vanderbilt UniversityBA 1980University of Mississippi School of LawJ.D. 1983
Product Liability Advisory CounselDefense Research InstituteAmerican College of Trial Lawyers

Office Location

The Emporium Building
400 East Capitol Street
P.O. Box 650
Jackson, MS 39205
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants of the Jackson-MS Metro Area2016 Lawyer of the Year in Product Liability Litigation - Defendants of the Jackson-MS Metro Area
David L. Ayers has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!David L. Ayers has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants (Civil Litigation, Product Liability)
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants (Automobile)

Other Information

Gender: Male