Don Michael Lazarus, JD

Outside General Counsel

Don Michael specializes in practicing law and provides in-depth knowledge of the law and regulations, negotiation skills, and litigation experience.

Don Michael joined Addicus in 2019 where he serves as Outside General Counsel providing senior management with effective advice on the firm’s strategies and implementation. Additionally, Don Michael is Founder and Principal of The Law Office of Don Michael Lazarus, PLLC. The firm was founded in 2015 and handles a multitude of cases in various areas of the law for individuals and businesses across north Mississippi.

He specializes in providing legal advice and guidance on operational, financial, and administrative activities undertaken by Addicus. As a representative, he serves as the point of contact for all legal matters impacting the firm. As an attorney, he performs a variety of specific legal services and supervises other legal professionals, paralegals, and legal secretaries providing these services.

Prior to these roles, he was an adjunct professor at Northwest Mississippi Community College, where he taught legal research within the school’s paralegal program.

Don Michael graduated from the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Business Administration with a focus in Marketing and Management. He earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Mississippi School of Law.

While attending the University of Mississippi School of Law, Don Michael was a law clerk for U.S. District Court Judge Keith Starrett. He clerked for several other law firms and was admitted as a limited practice student attorney with the Mississippi Innocence Project. Don Michael also provided legal assistance to the indigent as a public defender.

Don Michael resides in Oxford, Mississippi.

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