Q&A With Phelps Dunbar's Luther Munford

Law360, New York (November 6, 2009, 1:21 PM EST) -- Luther T. Munford is a partner at Phelps Dunbar LLP who specializes in appellate law. He defends lawyers, represents news media clients, litigates constitutional issues, and handles federal and state civil appeals.

Q: What is the most challenging case you’ve worked on, and why?

A: Titan Insurance Co. v. Hood, 895 So.2d 138 (Miss. 2004). This appeal of an $82.5 million breach of contract judgment presented every frustration known to an appellate lawyer, including: elusive jury tampering, flawed court reporting, opponents with inconsistent claims who had...
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