W. Fred Hornsby


Biloxi, MS





W. F. "Dub" Hornsby, III, is a lifetime resident of Biloxi. A graduate of Mercy Cross High School, Mississippi State University and the University of Mississippi School of Law. Dub lives in Biloxi with his wife Courtney.

Dub is an officer in the Mississippi National Guard as a Judge Advocate. Dub focuses his practice on the areas of criminal law (DUIs, wrongfully accused assaults, etc.) and municipal law as the primary City Attorney for the city of D'Iberville, Mississippi.

W. F. Hornsby, III, born, Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 1977; admitted to Mississippi Bar in 2002, U. S. District Court Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; admitted to Texas Bar in 2005; admitted to Alabama Bar in 2008. Education: Mississippi State University (Bachelor of Political Science, 1999), University of Mississippi (J. D. 2002), Vice-President Law School Student Body (2001-2002).

Member: Mississippi Bar, Texas Bar, Jackson County Bar, Harrison County Bar, Mississippi Prosecutor Association.

Areas of Practice: Civil Litigation (general), Estate Probate, Wills and Estates, Municipal Law, Family Law, Contract Law, Zoning Law, Arbitration, Gaming Law, Corporate Litigation, Insurance.

Areas Of Practice

  • Civil Litigation (general)
  • Estate Probate
  • Wills and Estates
  • Municipal Law
  • Family Law
  • Contract Law
  • Zoning Law
  • Arbitration
  • Gaming Law
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Insurance

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 2002
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Mississippi
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • Texas, 2005
  • Alabama, 2008


  • University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford, Mississippi
    • J.D. - 05/2002
    • Honors: Vice-President Law School Student Body
  • MS State University, Starkville, MS
    • B.A. - 1999
    • Honors: 3.33
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations And Memberships

  • Mississippi Bar Association, Member
  • Texas Bar Association, Member
  • Jackson County Bar Association, Member
  • Harrison County Bar Association, Member
  • Mississippi Prosecutor Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Brown, Buchanan, Sessoms, P.A.;