Andrew S. Harris

Andrew S. Harris


Jones Walker LLP

Recognized since 2022

Jackson, Mississippi

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Intellectual Property Law

Litigation - Intellectual Property

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Andrew Harris is a partner in the Litigation Practice Group.Andrew represents closely held businesses, publicly traded companies, and entrepreneurs on a broad array of complex, commercial concerns. He assists clients with the protection of their intellectual property, such as prosecution and defense of trademark, copyright, and patent infringement claims, as well as trade secrets litigation. Andrew also focuses his practice on remedying the practical problems small businesses frequently encounter, including intra-corporate disputes, the proper exercise of fiduciary responsibilities, and proceedings involving regulatory bodies and administrative agencies. Andrew has a strong attention to detail, which has served his clients well in disputes involving bank fraud, complex financial transactions, and intangible property rights. Before joining Jones Walker, Andrew served as a law clerk to the Honorable Daniel P. Jordan III of the US District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi. While in law school, Andrew received the Mississippi Law Journal Award and the Pat D. Holcomb Memorial Award for Excellence, among others, and was named to the Dean's List each semester. Outside the practice of law, Andrew serves on the board of directors for Jackson-based Willowood Developmental Center, whose mission is to assist, educate, empower, and advocate for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Location

  • Suite 800
    190 E Capitol Street
    Jackson, MS 39201

Education

  • University of Mississippi , JD, graduated 2010
  • Millsaps College, BA, graduated 2007

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, MS

Affiliations

  • American Bar Association, Section of Litigation - Member
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) - Member
  • Capital Area Bar Association - Board of Directors, 2017 to present
  • Charles Clark Chapter of the American Inns of Court - Associate Member, 2013–2015
  • Federal Bar Association - Member
  • International Association of Defense Counsel - Member
  • Jackson Young Lawyers Association - President (2018–2019); President-Elect (2017–2018); Secretary (2016–2017); Chair, Community Service Committee (2015–2016)
  • The Mississippi Bar - Member, Litigation & Intellectual Property Sections; Member, Young Lawyers Division; Chair, Mock Trial Committee (2019–2020) The Mississippi Bar Leadership Forum (Graduate, 2017)

Court Admissions

  • US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • US District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi
  • US District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi

Jones Walker LLP
Headquarters: New Orleans, Louisiana

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Recognized in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America 2022 for work in:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property

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