"If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude." - Gen. Colin Powell

Committed to Legal Excellence

Gulfport, Mississippi Trial Lawyers

Owen, Galloway & Myers, has earned a reputation as one of the premier litigation firms of Southern Mississippi. By adhering to the highest standards of professionalism, we have obtained outstanding results for our clients and the respect of our peers and the judiciary.

Established in 1981, our accomplished lawyers are highly sought by plaintiffs, defendants and by other law firms for our demonstrated success in litigation, trial advocacy and appellate relief. We have built a strong practice in the following focused areas of the law:

  • Personal injury and wrongful death
  • Products liability and medical negligence
  • Work injury and maritime accidents
  • Hurricane related claims
  • Insurance bad faith
  • Contract law and business disputes
  • Civil litigation and appeals
  • Probate litigation
  • White collar criminal defense

Experienced and Trusted

Founding attorneys Joe Sam Owen and Ben F. Galloway each have practiced for over 35 years. Robert P. Myers Jr., who became a partner in 2000, brings 18 years of experience. All three partners have received the AV rating* from Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Owen and Mr. Galloway are both listed in Best Lawyers in America — Mr. Owen for criminal defense and personal injury and Mr. Galloway for medical malpractice and personal injury. These designations reflect not only litigation success but also our integrity, legal acumen and high level of personal service.

Our local roots run deep, which has proven to be a valuable advantage to firms seeking Owen, Galloway & Myers for local counsel or co-counsel. We practice regularly in Circuit, Chancery and County Courts of Southern Mississippi, as well as Federal Courts and the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Our team is active in the community and in many professional organizations.

Our clients span the spectrum from individuals injured in accidents to large corporations such as Georgia-Pacific and A.G. Edwards.

Contact Owen, Galloway & Myers

As a law firm dedicated to providing quality legal service, we promise to always answer our clients' questions and concerns, return phone calls in a timely manner, and meet all deadlines. Call our Gulfport office at 228-265-5109 or toll-free at 866-677-3165 to arrange a consultation, or contact us online.

*AV, BV and CV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the Bar and the Judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.