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Christopher Solop was successful in convincing the Mississippi Court of Appeals on behalf of his client, Cypress Springs, LLC to reverse the trial court granting of summary judgment. Appellee’s request for rehearing was denied and the matter has been resolved.
On May 7, 2015, Christopher Solop was the guest speaker at the Associated General Contractors (“AGC”) of Mississippi’s dinner meeting in Biloxi, Mississippi. He presented a power point discussion on construction arbitration and mediation. Chris is a member of the Commercial Arbitration Panel for the American Arbitration Association and on the Mississippi Supreme Court’s list of Certified Mediators.
Christopher Solop and Lynn Thompson win maritime jurisdictional issue in dispute involving construction work in the Mississippi River.  Chris and Lynn represented Riverside Construction, Inc., whose state court complaint against Entergy Mississippi, Inc. seeking payment for repairs made to a dock, was removed to federal court.  Riverside challenged removal on grounds that its contract with Entergy was not a maritime contract and, even if it were, the “savings to suitors” clause entitled Riverside to remain in state court.  After multiple briefings and oral arguments on the issue of maritime jurisdiction and a host of other motions, U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate ruled in favor of Riverside.
Biggs, Ingram & Solop, PLLC Attorneys were listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2015.
Christopher Solop will speak on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at the MDOT Meet-the-Prime Contractors Event.
Christopher Solop and Lynn Thompson conducted a lien law seminar at the AGC offices recently in Jackson and Gulfport.
We are pleased to announce that Travis Conner has been elected the newest member of the firm.
Christopher Solop was honored as one of the state's most successful lawyers in the Mississippi Business Journal's Leadership in Law Class of 2013.
Robert A. Biggs, III was selected for inclusion in 2013 Mid-South Super Lawyers - a peer-selected listing of attorneys who have attained a high degree of recognition and professional achievement.
Biggs, Ingram & Solop, PLLC Attorneys have been recognized as 2014 Best Lawyers in America, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.
Lynn Patton Thompson recently secured 2 wins for client W.B. Construction and Sons, Inc. out of Beaumont and Austin, Texas before the General Accountability Office (GAO) in Washington, DC.