Paul L. Gunn was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 1983. His experience spans from real estate and commercial finance to corporate and securities, including representation of developers, lenders, and title companies on commercial, multifamily, and tax credit projects. Paul's legal work has earned him many honors, including The Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA-America's Leading Lawyers for Business (Real Estate) and Mid-South Super Lawyers. Paul was also elected to fellowship in the American College of Mortgage Attorneys, a select group of lawyers skilled and experienced in real estate mortgage lending.

Honors & Recognitions

  • AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Chambers USA-America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2009-22, Real Estate)
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers (2007-17, Real Estate, Securities, and Corporate Finance)
  • The Best Lawyers in America (2006-24, Commercial Finance Law; Land Use and Zoning Law; Mortgage Banking Foreclosure Law and Real Estate Law)
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Jackson, Mississippi Lawyer of the Year (2020, Commercial Finance Law; 2016 & 2022, Real Estate Law)

Community & Professional

  • American College of Mortgage Attorneys, Fellow
  • Jackson Young Lawyers Association (1983-1994; Director 1988-90; Treasurer 1987-88)
  • The Mississippi Bar (Real Property and Business Law Section, 2004–07 Executive Director, 2008–09 Chairman)
  • Tri-County Real Estate Association
  • Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church



Juris Doctor: University of Mississippi School of Law, 1983

Bachelor's Degree: Business Administration, University of Mississippi, 1980