Robert E. Quimby

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E: rquimby@smithphillips.com

P: 662-429-5041

F: 662-429-0107

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ROBERT E. QUIMBY

A life-long resident of Hernando in DeSoto County, Mississippi. Robert Quimby practices law there with a concentration on representing property owners in eminent domain cases. Robert is also actively engaged in litigation of personal injury and wrongful death cases on behalf of injured victims and the families of wrongful death victims. He serves as a judge for the City of Hernando and is a member of the Board of Directors of Reed Manufacturing Co., Inc.  In addition Quimby represents governmental entities, businesses, and individuals on a wide range of civil matters.

Robert is married to Ashley Ferguson Quimby.  They have one son, James, and attend Hernando United Methodist Church.

COMMUNITY AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Mississippi Bar Association
  • DeSoto County Bar Association
  • Leadership DeSoto Class of 2012
  • Hernando Rotary Club

REPORTED CASES

  • Murphy & Sons, Inc. v. DeSoto County Bd. of Sup’rs, 122 So.3d 87 (Miss. Ct. App. 2013)
  • Redding v. Miss. Transp. Comm’n, 169 So. 3d 958 (Miss. Ct. App. 2014)
  • Lauderdale v. DeSoto County, 196 So. 3d 1091 (Miss. Ct. App. 2016)
  • State v. Murphy, 202 So. 3d 1243 (Miss. 2016)

PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS

  • The Withering of Our Democratic Principles: Frame v. City of Arlington and Why (For Now?)The ADA No Longer Represents Their Full Flowering, 29 MISS. C. L. REV. 447 (2010).

PRACTICE AREAS

EDUCATION

  • Millsaps College (B.S., cum laude, 2008)
  • Mississippi College (J.D., magna cum laude, 2011)

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Mississippi
  • Tennessee
  • U.S. District Courts of Mississippi and Western District of Tennessee
  • Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

HONORS & DISTINCTIONS

  • Executive Editor, Mississippi College Law Review
  • Moot Court Board, Mississippi College School of Law
  • Best Paper Awards in Legal Writing I & II, Civil Procedure II, Appellate Advocacy, and Elder Law