Kenneth Rutherford - Daniel Coker Horton & Bell, P.A.

Kenneth Rutherford

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012

For over forty years, Ken Rutherford has focused his practice on business transactions and business disputes, including trials, arbitrations, mediations, and appeals. He has a particular interest in franchising, representing both franchisors and franchisees. In the last ten years, Ken has also developed an estate planning practice. Ken’s approach to client matters is simple, but effective. Ken says, “Experience has taught me first to learn my clients’ goals and expectations. We then work diligently together to refine those goals to attain realistic results as efficiently as possible. Clients deserve nothing less.”

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association: Franchise Forum, Litigation Section

Mississippi Bar Association

Arbitrator, National Association of Securities Dealers

Bar Association of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals


Honors & Awards


Best Lawyers in America®

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law

Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register for Preeminent Lawyers: Commercial Litigation, Franchise Law, Personal Injury

Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent® Rated

Mississippi Law Journal, Research Editor, Editor-In-Chief 1970-1971

Numerous presentations at seminars sponsored by American Bar Association, Mississippi Bar, Association, American Franchisee Association and others

Duke UniversityAB 1968University of MississippiJ.D. 1971

Office Location

265 North Lamar Boulevard, Suite R
P.O. Box 1396
Oxford, MS 38655-1396
United States

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Corporate Law