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Chan E. McLeod


1020 Highland Colony Parkway
Suite 400
Ridgeland, MS 39157

(601) 969-4247
Fax (601) 206-0119
[email protected]

Chan McLeod concentrates his practice on litigation and providing advice to corporations and associations on general legal matters.  He has extensive experience defending product liability, premises liability, toxic tort, and mass tort cases for his clients. 

He has extensive experience litigating and managing litigation, and has defended complex liability cases in federal and state courts across the country.  Chan has experience as national coordinating counsel, handling national litigation strategy, overseeing the administration of local counsel litigation activities, and directing case resolution efforts in jurisdictions nationwide.  He also has experience defending claims related to dioxins, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, heavy metals, and wood treatment chemicals, and is well versed in the associated medical and scientific issues, including medical causation, disease process, and epidemiology.  Chan has defended the interests of naval equipment manufacturers in mass tort litigation including fact development, naval records research, motion practice, and preparation of experts for deposition and trial.

  • Appellate
  • Chemical and Mold Exposure
  • Personal Injury
  • Martindale-Hubbell® Preeminent AV™ Peer Review Rated
  • Included in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® for Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Included in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® for Personal Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Selected to Mid-South Super Lawyers for 2014 - 2020
  • Selected to Top 50: 2016 Mississippi Super Lawyers
  • Selected to Mid-South Rising Stars for 2012 - 2013
  • Tom B. Scott Memorial Scholarship
  • 2017 Leaders in Law by the Mississippi Business Journal
  • Mississippi Bar Association
  • Capital Area Bar Association
  • International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC)
  • Defense Research Institute (DRI)
  • Defense Research Institute (DRI): Toxic and Hazardous Substances Committee
  • University of Mississippi School of Law (J.D., 2003)
  • Millsaps College (B.A. in History, summa cum laude, 1995)
  • University of Mississippi (B.B.A. in Business Administration)
  • Mississippi
  • Louisiana