W. Abram Orlansky


Abram Orlansky was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 2012. Prior to joining the firm, Abram served as law clerk to the Honorable Rhesa H. Barksdale, United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. While in law school he was a board member for the Harvard Mississippi Delta Project and the Southern Legal Society.  He received Dean's Awards in Torts and Sports Law, and gained clinical experience in Sports Law working for the Boston Celtics. His areas of practice are Medical Malpractice and Health Law, Commercial Litigation, Class Action, and Pharmaceutical and Medical Device.


Contact Information:

Telephone number: 601.965.1993
Email: aorlansky@watkinseager.com
Practice Areas
Class Action
Commercial Litigation
Domestic Relations and Family Law
Emergency Management and Response
Healthcare Litigation
Pharmaceutical and Medical Device

Bachelor's Degree: Government and History (B.A.), Highest Honors, University of Texas, 2005
Juris Doctor: Harvard Law School, cum laude, 2012

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  • Dean's Award, Torts
  • Dean's Award, Sports Law
  • Jackson Young Lawyers Service Award 2014-15
  • Phi Beta Kappa


Professional and Community Involvement

  • Beth Israel Congregation, Event Chair for Jewish Cinema Mississippi Film Festival
  • Capital Area Bar Association
  • Jackson Young Lawyers
  • Leadership Mississippi, 2017
  • The Mississippi Bar