Experience. Attention. Results.
An AV rated law firm founded in Mississippi in 1990
Clients have been our top priority for over 30 years
Our Practice Areas
With a dedicated team of experienced attorneys, Rawlings & MacInnis, P.A. knows that the best way to address our clients’ legal issues is to understand their business and industry. Your case is important to us — read on to learn about our areas of expertise.
We have years of experience in representing banks, asset-based lenders, factors, commercial finance lenders, consumer finance companies, mortgage bankers, leasing companies, loan servicers and other financial service providers. We frequently handle workouts, restructurings, bankruptcy cases and state and federal court lawsuits, often involving injunctions and repossession of collateral.
Workouts of troubled loans, both secured and unsecured
Problem solving with respect to real and personal property liens and collateral, including the UCC
Judicial and non-judicial foreclosures, replevins and repossessions
Chapter 7, 11 and 13 representation of creditors including income-producing properties, individuals, technology and agribusiness
Protecting cash collateral and obtaining relief from stay and bankruptcy litigation of all types
Defense of preference and fraudulent transfer avoidance actions
Business and Corporate Law
We assist clients in planning and implementing business strategies at all stages of business. Our broad experience allows clients to achieve results quickly with little to no learning curve. We advise clients on many general business issues, from contracting for individuals or businesses, neighbor-level to multi-million dollar agreements, merger and acquisitions to employment and succession planning. We can assist in planning for an orderly distribution of assets so that beneficiaries receive the business's full value. We also have a broad range of skills and experience in the commercial and corporate areas. We counsel clients in corporate and business matters; commercial financing and lending matters; contract law; real estate matters, including development and purchase; franchising; cooperatives; general and regulatory law; non-profit corporations and municipal law; mergers and acquisitions; formation and representation of corporations and professional corporations; partnerships; limited partnerships; limited liability companies; small business and personal business matters. We represent clients in all aspects of businesses, both family- and publicly-held
Real Estate and HOAs
Our attorneys perform a considerable amount of work on real estate matters, from single family real estate transactions to complicated multi-family projects and retail, office and warehouse developments. Clients rely on us for answers on platting and subdivision, development, and the purchase and financing of real estate transactions. We have expertise across the spectrum of real estate, including the areas of acquisition, sales, leasing, land use and zoning, development, and tax sales and tax assessment. Of particular emphasis is our work for homeowner’s associations and groups to help them navigate through the myriad issues facing them each day
Litigation and Disputes
When it comes to dispute resolution, we cover the waterfront. We're seasoned trial lawyers with experience in all facets of dispute resolution. We represent individuals, companies and associations in a broad variety of matters. And we don't just handle your problem, we aim to fix it. Whether its court, arbitration, mediation, defendant or plaintiff, we offer a personalized approach to address each client's unique needs. We're on the cutting edge of technology as well with a wide array of tools and advantages to help you win. The big guys throw numbers at a problem. We throw experience.