John Stevens

John Hunter Stevens

Workers' Compensation Lawyer | Serving Jackson, MS

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1535 Lelia Drive
Jackson, MS 39216

Let Our Attorneys' 50 Years of Combined Experience Work for You

The attorneys at John Hunter Stevens have over 50 years of combined personal injury experience and have been remarkably successful in both state and federal courts. While procuring compensation for our clients is our track record and our goal, we also understand that personal injury victims and their families often suffer significant emotional and physical pain. Therefore, our attorneys seek to understand each client's situation and strive to provide compassionate legal assistance while aggressively pursuing the claim.

After years of assisting personal injury victims and a commitment to client care, our attorneys possess a unique combination of qualities in that they merge compassion with aggressive and skillful trial tactics. While we are committed to achieving excellent results for our clients, our firm understands our responsibility to the community extends beyond the legal profession.

Contact us today if you need legal assistance with any of the following:

  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Premises Liability - Plaintiff
  • Products Liability Law
  • Workers' Compensation Law
  • Wrongful Death - Plaintiff

Call John Hunter Stevens today at 601-366-1799 to arrange your free initial consultation.

Attorney Profiles

Attorney John H. Stevens


  • Mississippi, 1989
  • Louisiana, 1993


  • Mississippi College School of Law (J.D., 1989)
  • Southeastern Louisiana College (B.A., 1986)

Professional Memberships and Achievements:

  • Louisiana Bar
  • Mississippi Bar
  • Hinds County Bar Association
  • Louisiana Association for Justice
  • Mississippi Association for Justice
  • The American Association of Justice
  • Former Member of the Board of Governors
  • Former Member of the Executive Committee
  • Selected as a Super Lawyer® for 2012-2015 (Less than 5% of U.S. attorneys)
  • Received the highest rating by Martindale Hubbell for ethics and legal skills for the past 15 years–AV Rated®
  • Nominated for inclusion in Super Lawyer® for the last four years, including 2015
  • Has also been nominated for membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum® and National Association of Distinguished Counsel® for 2015

Attorney James B. Grenfell


  • Mississippi, 1977
  • Texas, 1993


  • University of Mississippi (J.D., 1977)
  • Rhodes College (B.A. with distinction, 1974)

Professional Memberships and Achievements:

  • Magnolia Bar Association
  • The Mississippi Bar
  • American Association For Justice (State Delegate, 1997, 1998, 1999)
  • Mississippi Association For Justice (Board of Governors, 1986-1990)
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Verdicts & Settlements

Medical Malpractice Verdict

• Creason et al v. Woman's Hospital - Hinds County Circuit Court - Two Million One Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars  ($2,150,000)

Defective Drug Verdict

• Rankin v. Jansen Pharmaceutical Inc. - Claiborne County Circuit Court - One Hundred Million Dollars  ($100,000,000)

Wrongful Death Verdict

• Hopkins v. Stubbs Trucking Company - Hinds County Circuit  Court - Four Hundred Ninety Six Thousand Dollars  ($496,000)

Personal Injuries Verdicts

• Anderson v. Winn Stones - Hinds County Circuit Court - Slip and Fall - One Hundred Thousand Dollars  ($100,000)

• McMicheal v. Illinois Central R.R., et al. - Simpson County Circuit Court - FELA claim - Seven Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars  ($750,000)

• James vs. Cincinnati Incorporated - Affirmed U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 6-27-07 (06-60163) - Defective  Press Brake, hand injury verdict - Eight Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars ($850,000.00)

Workers' Compensation Judgements and Workplace Injury Settlements

• Ayers vs. Legion Insurance Company - Miss. Court of Appeals (2006-WC-01681) - Work injury (Six figure Judgment Affirmed)

• Judy Young vs. Piney Woods School - Miss. Supreme Court (05-WC-01839), Cert Denied, 2007 - Work injury (Six figure Judgment Affirmed)

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