Margaret Holmes at The Homes Law Firm, P.A. in Hattiesburg, MS, offers general counsel, criminal defense representation, as well as divorce and separation representation. Matters accepted by the firm include, but are not limited to the following:  child custody, alimony, divorce and separation agreement modification, prenup or post-nup agreements, restraining orders, personal injury, estates, commercial litigation, contracts, real estate, and business formation.

For criminal matters, we represent individuals accused of assault, drug charges, domestic violence, drunk driving, homicide, ect. We strive to defend you at trial using the evidence at hand. We will not simply try to get the quickest plea deal for you to get the matter to go away. If you stand accused of a crime and you want to fight the charges, we will defend you.

In general practice, we strive to emphasize litigation and dispute resolution. We know firsthand that courtroom cases can quickly go on for extended periods of time, causing emotional and financial stress to all involved. For the best interests of our clients, we strive to resolve your legal problem inexpensively and reasonably by working with the other side. If dispute resolution is not possible, we will advocate for you in front of a judge or jury.




In all matters, Margaret Holmes at The Holmes Law Firm, P.A. will keep you informed of legal proceedings. She will coach you on how to testify, help you gather evidence to support your case, and be your ally through this difficult time. With over 16 years of legal experience, our attorney is here to help you when you need it most.