Paul L. Gunn

Member

Paul L. Gunn was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 1983. His experience spans from real estate and commercial finance to corporate and securities, including representation of developers, lenders and title companies on commercial, multifamily and tax credit projects. Paul's legal work has earned him many honors, including The Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA-America's Leading Lawyers for Business (Real Estate) and Mid-South Super Lawyers. Paul was also elected to fellowship in the American College of Mortgage Attorneys, a select group of lawyers skilled and experienced in real estate mortgage lending.

Concentration

  • Commercial Lending and Finance; Corporate; Economic Development and Governmental Incentives; Multifamily Finance; Public Finance (bonds); Real Estate; Tax Credits; Zoning and Land Use

Contact Information:

Telephone number: 601.965.1810
Email: pgunn@watkinseager.com
Practice Areas

Commercial Lending and Finance
Construction
Corporate
Economic Development and Governmental Incentives
Multifamily Finance
Public Finance (Bonds)
Real Estate
Tax Credits
Zoning and Land Use
Education

Bachelor's Degree: Business Administration, University of Mississippi, 1980
Juris Doctor: University of Mississippi School of Law, 1983

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Honors

  • AV Preeminent┬« Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Chambers USA-America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2009-2017, Real Estate)
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers (2007-2016, Real Estate, Securities and Corporate Finance)
  • The Best Lawyers in America┬« (2006-2018, Land Use and Zoning Law,Real Estate Law, and Mortgage Banking Foreclosure Law)
  • The Best Lawyers in America┬«, Jackson, Mississippi Lawyer of the Year (2016, Real Estate Law)

Professional And Community Involvement

  • American College of Mortgage Attorneys, Fellow
  • Jackson Young LAwyers Association 1983-1994, Director 1988-1990, Treasurer 1987-1988
  • The Mississippi Bar, Executive Director 2004-2007, Chairman 2008-2009
  • Tri-County Real Estate Association
  • Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church