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John Brian Hyneman

Oxford, Mississippi
Associate, since 1998

Phone: (800) 441-1592 (Toll Free)
(662) 234-4000
Fax: (662) 234-2000



For the past twenty years, Brian has devoted the majority of his practice to defending insurance companies and their insureds from various causes of action involving civil lawsuits concerning insurance coverage issues, premises liability, motor vehicle accident liability and bad faith insurance litigation. He is licensed to practice in the State of Mississippi, the State of Tennessee, the United States District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi, The United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.  Brian resides in Oxford with his wife Amanda and his two sons, Henry and Howard. When not engaged in the practice of law, Brian serves as Chairman for the City of Oxford Planning Commission.


Year Joined Organization

  • 1998

Areas of Practice

  • 85% Insurance Law
  • 5% Contract Law
  • 5% Labor & Employment
  • 5% Torts Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 1998
  • Tennessee, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Mississippi, 1998
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1998


  • University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford, Mississippi, May, 1998
  • University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi
    Honors: Cum Laude
    Major: Finance/Accounting 

Representative Clients

  • Mississippi Farm Bureau Insurance Company
  • State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company
  • Safeway Insurance Company
  • SafeCo Insurance Company

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Defense Research Institute, 2006 - Present 
  • Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association
  • Fifth Circuit Bar Association
  • American Inns of Court
  • American Board of Trial Attorneys (ABOTA)


  • Phi Delta Theta

Birth Information

  • June 11, 1972, Wilmington, North Carolina, United States of America