Emily G. Barr


Emily Barr was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 2016 and joined Watkins & Eager in 2017. Prior to joining the firm, she served as law clerk to the Honorable David C. Bramlette III, United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi. During law school, Emily was casenote/comment editor of the Law Review and a member of the Moot Court Board.

Contact Information:

Telephone number: 601-965-1865
Email: ebarr@watkinseager.com
Practice Areas
Employment and Labor
Employment and Labor Litigation

Bachelor of Arts, University of Georgia, magna cum laude, 2013
Juris Doctor, Mississippi College School of Law, summa cum laude, 2016

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  • Mississippi College Law Review
  • Mississippi College Moot Court Board
  • Phi Delta Phi Honor Society
  • National Order of Scribes
  • AmJur Awards: Legal Writing I, Legal Writing II, Appellate Advocacy, Domestic Relations, Commercial Paper, Sales and Leasing


  • Mississippi, 2016
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi, 2016

 Professional and Community Involvement

  • Capital Area Bar Association
  • Jackson Young Lawyers
  • The Mississippi Bar
  • Charles Clark Inns of Court, Pupil (2015-2016)