Stephanie M. Rippee - Watkins & Eager PLLC

Stephanie M. Rippee

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

Stephanie M. Rippee is admitted to the Mississippi and Tennessee Bars.  For more than 20 years she has sought to creatively and efficiently resolve legal matters for clients.  Her practice focuses on commercial litigation and product liability litigation.  She is a recognized public speaker and author and has been selected by Mid-South Super Lawyers as one of the Top 50 Lawyers in Mississippi. 

Additional Information

Representative Matters
  • Obtained summary judgment for private financing company on multimillion dollar guaranty executed by corporate debtor's individual alter ego principal
  • Trial counsel for bank seeking discharge as co-executor of disputed estate
  • Counsel for bank in overdraft protection class action
  • Trial counsel for German gun manufacturer in product liability action
  • National counsel team for manufacturer of birth control pill
  • Lead counsel for multiple pharmaceutical manufacturers in Average Wholesale Price litigation in both Mississippi and Louisiana
  • Lead counsel for boiler repair contractor in multi-million dollar commercial dispute with customer
  • Co-lead counsel for pharmaceutical company in all Mississippi diet drug litigation in state court, federal court and MDL proceeding
  • National counsel for pharmaceutical contract manufacturer in isotretinoin litigation
  • Trial counsel in multiple bad faith insurance cases for various life, health and disability insurers
  • Mississippi counsel team for manufacturer of implantable birth control device
University of MississippiBA 1988Vanderbilt UniversityJ.D. 1991
IADCLitigation Counsel of AmericaABADRI

Office Location

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


Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants