Numerous professions and trades are governed by state boards and agencies whose governance includes issuance and oversight of professional licensing and certifications required for lawful practice. Biggs, Ingram & Solop, PLLC counsel have over 35 years of collective experience in professional licensure and certification in numerous industries – from healthcare professionals to realtors, from lawyers to contractors.
BIS serves as complaint counsel for the Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure and the Mississippi State Board of Dental Examiners, advising Board staff during investigations. The firm also handles disciplinary complaints against physicians, podiatrists, dentists and dental hygienists. With this platform of experience, BIS also defends professionals before other boards and agencies, including the Mississippi State Board of Contractors, Mississippi Real Estate Commission, Board of Architecture, Board of Nursing, Board of Psychological Examiners, Board of Licensed Professional Counselors, Mississippi State Bar and others.
This unique area of law requires counsel with experience in administrative procedures, administrative discovery, constitutional law, administrative remedies and appeal rights. Our representation is skillful and comprehensive, including completion of licensure applications, representation of professionals during licensure investigations, and defending professionals in the event of disciplinary hearings.