Sidney Lampton is an associate attorney at Watkins & Eager.  She was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 2019 and practices primarily in the areas of white-collar criminal defense, asset forfeiture litigation, criminal appellate litigation, criminal and civil healthcare litigation, and False Claims Act litigation. 

Prior to joining Watkins & Eager, Sidney served as law clerk to the Honorable David C. Bramlette III, United States District Judge, Southern District of Mississippi.

Honors & Recognitions

  • The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch (2024, Criminal Defense: White-Collar)
  • Phi Beta Kappa, University of Mississippi
  • Phi Delta Phi Honors Society, Vanderbilt Law School
  • Vanderbilt Mock Trial Tournament; Awarded “Best Attorney”

Community & Professional

  • Mississippi Bar Association
  • Capital Area Bar Association
  • Junior League of Jackson
  • We Will Go Ministries; Board Member
  • Jackson Young Lawyers

Articles & Publications


Juris Doctor: Vanderbilt University Law School, 2019

Bachelor's Degree: B.A., The University of Mississippi, 2016, Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College, magna cum laude