Corporate Law

Stennett, Wilkinson & Peden represents clients in corporate and business law matters, including the formation of corporations, non-profit corporations, limited liability companies, and other entities. The firm advises corporate officers and directors in regard to the legal implications of corporate actions, provides guidance on the fiduciary responsibilities of corporate officers and directors, and prepares by-laws, minutes, notices, contracts, and other corporate documents.


Gene A. Wilkinson
Gene A. Wilkinson is the Chief Executive Officer of the law firm of Stennett, Wilkinson & Peden, a Professional Association. In addition to practicing law, he manages and oversees the firm's business activities.
James A. Peden
James A. Peden, Jr., known to his friends and colleagues by the nickname of "Jeep", has been practicing law as a member of the Mississippi Bar for more than 46 years. Jeep has spent his entire professiona career with the firm now known as Stennett, Wilkinson & Peden.