Johnnie Cochran Johnnie Cochran’s dream was to lead a law firm that would enable anyone who had been injured or disenfranchised to afford the best of lawyers. So, The Cochran Firm of the Mid-South is committed provide exceptional representation to victims of all types of injustice. THE COCHRAN WAY Learn More Trucking Accident The Cochran Firm’s offices in Dothan, Memphis, & Atlanta recently worked together to secure a $5 Million settlement in a very complicated trucking accident case. $5 Million Settlement Learn More Truck Accident Case Johnnie Cochran Learn More The Cochran Firm of the Mid-South - Law Firm of the Year 2020 1937-2005 Personal Injury The Cochran Firm of the Mid-South settled families claim for $1,162,500 in premises liability when their apartment caught on fire without adequate safety measures in place.

$1.16 Million Settlement Learn More Premises Liability
Police Brutality The Cochran Firm of the Mid-South settled a police brutality case, where a client was shot multiple times and killed by police. $1.3 Million Settlement Learn More Civil Rights

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With offices nationwide, The Cochran Firm has secured OVER $35 BILLION in verdicts, settlements, and judgments for our clients.

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$197 Million Awarded

Jury Verdict

Auto & Truck Accident

Plaintiffs injured when their rented car, insufficiently equipped with seat belts, collided with a disabled tractor trailer truck.

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#1 Billion


Class Action

Class action case filed against American Home Products, the manufacturer of the weight loss drug Fen-Phen.

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$240 Million Awarded

Jury Verdict

Commercial Litigation

Case against The Walt Disney Company for breaching a confidential relationship, stealing trade secrets, and breaking an implied contract.

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$1.6 Billion

Jury Verdict

Consumer Fraud

Case against Southwestern Life Insurance Company for defrauding the plaintiff, allowing several insurance policies of family members to lapse.

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$700 Million


Environmental Litigation

Judgement & Settlement for individuals receiving property damage and personal injuries from exposure to the chemical PCB.

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    The Cochran Firm is one of the nation’s largest personal injury law firms. At The Cochran Firm of the Mid-South, we work personally with each client, but also have access to the national resources of The Cochran Firm in order to provide you with the best legal representation from one of the best law firms in Tennessee, Mississippi, and Arkansas.

    From personal injury to medical malpractice, our Memphis, TN lawyers have experience handling a wide variety of cases. Contact our team today for a free case evaluation.



    Learn more about our different practice areas and how The Cochran Firm can help you and your loved one through tough times.

    Civil Rights

    The Cochran Firm built its reputation on the back of its work in civil rights and police brutality cases

    Police Brutality

    Police misconduct and brutality can be much more than physical violence.

    Trucking and Auto Accidents

    You should never have to live with a burden due to another person’s carelessness.

    Product Liability

    Manufacturers have the responsibility to produce products that are held to certain safety standards

    Medical Malpractice

    Medical malpractice can take place on the diagnosis, treatment, or after treatment levels.

    Premises Liability

    Under state and federal law, property owners are obligated to keep their premises safe.

    Jones Act

    The Jones Act is a negligence statute that protects the rights of maritime workers.

    Criminal Defense

    We will take every step necessary to protect the rights and freedoms of those we represent.

    Wrongful Death

    The family of the deceased deserves justice for the wrongful death of their loved one.

    Recent News

    July 26, 2021 in News

    Who Can Sue for Wrongful Death?

    When a loved one is killed due to negligence or intentional action, the person responsible can be sent to prison if convicted. In the past, the victim’s family may have…
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    July 17, 2021 in News

    What You Have to Prove to Win a Product Liability Case

    If you’ve been hurt by a defective or dangerous product, you have to prove that the product’s maker or seller should be made to pay for your injuries. Product liability…
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    July 6, 2021 in News

    The Cochran Firm Mid-South Continues to Fight for Justice for our Clients

    The years-long lawsuit over burials at Galilee Memorial Gardens may be coming to an end soon. In March 2020, LaTaria Smith couldn’t find her mom and daughter’s graves. Smith is…
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