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Jay L. Jernigan, P.A.
631 North Main Street, Suite D
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone: 601-255-4483
Fax: 601-544-1428
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Divorce and Domestic Matters

Handling Divorce and Domestic Matters for 37 Years

If you are going through or are about to face a domestic issue such as divorce, child custody or child support, paternity or adoption, you want an experienced attorney to help you through the legal process. We will handle the legal aspects for so you can move forward and tie-up loose ends.

At the office of Jay L. Jernigan, P.A., we bring three decades of experience to each of the clients we represent in Southern Mississippi. Whether you are married and seeking a divorce or have never married and need assistance with issues related to your children, we will work to protect your interests. Call 601-255-4483 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation with our attorney.

Divorce is one of the most common reasons a person will hire a lawyer.

Divorce and domestic issues range in complexity and for best results often require professional representation. If you are in this situation you want an attorney with three decades of experience to stand with you and protect your interests.

We assist people with a wide variety of domestic matters including:

  • Divorce
  • Division of Property
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support Modification
  • Alimony
  • Contempt
  • Adoptions
  • Paternity

When you choose our office, our attorney Jay L. Jernigan's 37 years of experience will be put to work for you. We will provide personalized hands-on representation to ensure your interests are protected. To arrange a free consultation at our office in Hattiesburg, call 601-255-4483 or contact us online.


Attorney Jay L. Jernigan, P.A. is located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and serves cities including: Hattiesburg, Petal, Purvis, Sumrall, Wiggins, Columbia, Collins, Richton, Beaumont, Poplarville, Picayune and Laurel, Jackson, Madison, Ridgeland, Pearl, Clinton, Brandon, Vicksburg, Meridian, Gulfport, Biloxi, Pascagoula, Bay St. Louis. Though based in Southern Mississippi, his reach extends even further to counties including: Forrest County, Lamar County, Stone County, Marion County, Covington County, Perry County, Pearl River County, Jones County, Green County, George County, Harrison County, Hancock County, Hinds County, Rankin County, Madison County, Lauderdale County, Jackson County, Warren County.