Our Attorneys

John L. Maxey IIJOHN L. MAXEY II, born in 1943, admitted to Mississippi Bar in 1968. Member of state and federal courts in Mississippi. Received undergraduate and law degrees from Ole Miss. Authored law review articles published in the University of Mississippi Law Journal. Served in various leadership positions in Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Delta Phi, American Board of Trial Advocates, Young Lawyers of Jackson and Mississippi, Mississippi Bar Foundation, National Legal Aid and Defender Association and Mississippi Bar Association sections. Received honorable discharge from the Naval Reserve. Listed in “Best Lawyers in America” for 25 years and rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell.

Statement: I am passionate about the welfare of my clients. Fully understanding their problems and finding a satisfactory resolution for them is the highest reward I can receive.


S. Mark WannS. MARK WANN was born in Jackson, Mississippi in 1960, is a graduate of Millsaps College (B.A., magna cum laude, 1982) and the University of Mississippi School of Law (J.D. 1985), where he served as Special Projects Editor on the Mississippi Law Journal. Mark was a member of the Phi Delta Phi and Eta Sigma honorary fraternities. He was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 1985, is admitted to practice in all state courts in Mississippi, the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and the United States Supreme Court. Mark is a member of the The Mississippi Bar, the Hinds County Bar Association, the American Bar Association and the Defense Research Institute. He has been published in the Mississippi Law Journal and served as a national chapter co-chair for the 1998 Supplement to Lindemann & Grossman’s Employment Discrimination Law (3rd Edition). Mark was Chairman of the Employment Law Section of The Mississippi Bar in 1998-99. Over the years, he has been recognized by his peers by being named in various publications, including Best Lawyers in America, Super Lawyers of the Mid-South and rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell. Mark was also recognized by being named in Chambers USA–America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

Mark’s practice has focused on many different areas over the course of his career, but always with an emphasis on litigation in state and federal court. Currently, his practice primarily focuses on all legal aspects related to health care, including medical malpractice defense with an emphasis on long-term care. Mark’s philosophy of the practice of law has always centered on treating the interests of his clients as the highest priority and representing them with the same tenacity and dedication he would expect were he the client.


Marjorie Selby BuschingMARJORIE SELBY BUSCHING SELF was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 1961 and was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 2002. She received her J.D. from Mississippi College School of Law in 2001. Marge previously graduated from Louisiana State University School of Allied Health Professions in 1983 with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. She has been licensed to practice physical therapy in the State of Mississippi since 1983. Marge is a member of the Mississippi Bar and Hinds County Bar Association, Health Law Section and on the Law-Related Education Committee. Her practice areas include nursing home litigation, health care, arbitration related collections, Title VII Claims and employment law.


William H. HusseyWILLIAM H. HUSSEY was born in Jackson, Mississippi on September 2, 1969. After completion of his undergraduate studies at Millsaps College, he received his J.D. from Georgia State University and was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 2006.

His practice areas include: general practice, civil litigation, health care and administrative law.


Kelly HollingsworthKELLY HOLLINGSWORTH STRINGER is originally from Magee, Mississippi.  Kelly graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with a Bachelors of Arts in Journalism with an emphasis in Public Relations and a minor in Political Science in 2006.  She attended Mississippi College School of Law as a Feeder Scholar, graduating cum laude.  She was a member of the Moot Court Board and was inducted as a member of the Order of Barristers.  Kelly was admitted to the  Mississippi Bar in 2009 and actively serves with Jackson Young Lawyers and the Young Lawyers Division of the Mississippi Bar, as well as other organizations in the community.

Elliott V. HallerELLIOTT V. HALLER grew up in the Tidewater area of Virginia. He received his Honours Bachelor of Arts from Trinity College in University of Toronto, where he was on the soccer team. He has started three successful wine businesses in Mississippi and is a sommelier. He graduated from Mississippi College School of Law in 2012 and was admitted to the Mississippi Bar that year. Prior to joining Maxey Wann, Elliott served as a staff attorney for the Mississippi Department of Transportation, where his practice areas included employment, transportation, contract, and administrative law. His practice areas currently include: general practice, civil litigation, health care, employment law, and business law.