Gene Barton Law Firm


Graduated law school University of Mississippi JD degree 1977

Admitted to all courts in the state of Mississippi including the U.S. Supreme Court

Practicing la for over thirty-eight (38) years

Office located 102 N. Church Street, Okolona, Mississippi, Phone number 662-447-2522; Cell 662-542-8292

Experienced in all types of criminal cases ranging from minor felonies to sex crimes and murder cases

Specific DUI experience

Public Defender - City of Tupelo, Mississippi - handled numerous DUIs for four year period when employed as the Public Defender for the City of Tupelo, Mississippi (1981-1985)

Handled Numerous DUIs in private law practice

Public Defender - Justice Court, Pontotoc County, Mississippi - handled numerous DUIs during tenure as Public Defender for approximately five to ten years

Public Defender, Justice Court, Lee County, Mississippi - handled numerous DUIs during approximate ten-year tenure