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Partner Level MCBL Members

Madison County Economic Development Authority

Pillar Level MCBL Members

BankPlus
Butler Snow
C Spire
Renasant Bank
St. Dominic Health Services, Inc.
Trustmark Bank
Yates Construction

Platinum Level MCBL Members

Adams and Reese
Adcamp, Inc.
Amerigo, Sombra, Char, Anjou & Saltine
AT&T
Atmos Energy
BancorpSouth
BFAC.Com
Brunini Grantham Grower & Hewes, PLLC
CenterPoint Energy
Copeland, Cook, Taylor & Bush, P.A.
First South Farm Credit
L-3 Vertex Aerospace
Levi Strauss & Company
Memphis Communications Corporation
Merit Health
Nissan North America, Inc.
Pettis, Barfield & Hester, P.A.
Sam's Club
Southern Ag Credit
The Headache Center
Think WebSTORE

Gold Level MCBL Members

Phil Buffington, Chairman

Phil Buffington joined Adams and Reese in 2011 in the Transactions Practice Group, practicing in the firm's Jackson office, which is a GOLD Sponsor of the Madison County Business League. He has been practicing law since 1984 in transactions, and has extensive experience in representing financial institutions. Phil currently serves as the Partner-in-Charge of the Jackson office of Adams and Reese LLP and also serves as the Co-Leader of the firm's Banking and Finance Team.

In the legal arena, Phil is a member of the American Bar Association, including the Banking Law Committee. He is also a member of the Business Law Section of the Mississippi Bar Association. He also is a member of the Independent Community Bankers Association, the American Bankruptcy Institute, and the International Association of Defense Counsel.

Phil serves as an adjunct professor at Mississippi College School of Law, and is a former President of the Mississippi College School of Law Alumni. He earned his J.D. from Mississippi College School of Law in 1984. He earned a double major in banking and finance/insurance at University of Mississippi, earning a B.B.A. in 1981.

In the community, Phil is heavily involved with St. Andrew's Episcopal Cathedral, currently serving as a Vestry Member and having served in various positions and on numerous committees. In addition, Phil serves as the chairperson of the Government Relations Committee for the Madison County Business League. In the past, he has also served on various nonprofit organizations boards, including serving as a former board member of Jackson Futbol Club, Inc. and Habitat for Humanity/Metro Jackson, Inc.

Phil is a Mississippi native, born in Canton. He is married to Sarah Yelverton and they have three children, Phillip, Avery and Will.

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