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Wilton V. Byars III

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

Trey Byars has successfully tried cases to verdict ranging from simple automobile accidents to complex products liability and insurance disputes. In recognition of his trial skills, Trey has achieved membership by invitation to such prestigious organizations as the American Board of Trial Advocates and the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys. In addition to his litigation practice, Trey is actively involved in several legal organizations that focus on competence and professionalism in the legal field, including the Mississippi Board of Bar Admissions and the William C. Keady American Inn of Court.

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association

Claims & Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)

Defense Research Institute

Lafayette County Bar Association

Mississippi Bar Association

Mississippi Board of Bar Admissions

Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association, Past President

William C. Keady American Inns of Court, Secretary/Treasurer

Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel

Honors & Awards

 2012 Mississippi Business Journal, Leadership in Law Recipient

Prime Member, Association of Defense, Trial Attorneys (ADTA)

Best Lawyers in America®

  • Insurance Law and Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

Martindale-Hubbell, AV Preeminent® Rated

Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel

Counsel on Litigation Management (CLM)

Mid-South SuperLawyers - 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

Millsaps CollegeBA 1989University of MississippiJ.D. 1992

Office Location

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


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Insurance Law of the Tupelo Metro Area2016 Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants of the Tupelo Metro Area
Wilton V. Byars III has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!Wilton V. Byars III has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Insurance Law
Municipal Law
Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants