460 Briarwood Drive
Jackson MS 39206
Charles Irvin, JD/PhD
A native of the magnolia state, attorney Charles Irvin’s mission is to provide exceptional representation to those in need, with compassion. Today, his career as an attorney has spanned over twenty years. As a dedicated advocate attorney Irvin continues to bring to the national forefront topics relating to state and federal criminal defense law, as well as personal business and injury law. Attorney Irvin is currently co-founder and managing attorney for Irvin Law, PLLC located in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mr. Irvin is a proud graduate of Jackson State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in education. He continued with his academic studies at Loyola University School of Law, New Orleans, where he earned a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree and furthered studied at the University of Southern Mississippi, earning a Doctor of Philosophy degree in the Administration of Justice.
He began his career in law in 1999 with the opening of the Irvin Firm in Columbia, Mississippi and has since served as a Public Defender for Marion County, MS; Assistant City Attorney for the City of Jackson, MS; Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of Mississippi; Special Assistant Attorney General - Mississippi and Legal Director for American Civil Liberties Union of Mississippi.
Attorney Irvin has garnered national attention for several cases that have been featured in The Huffington Post, The New York Times, Reuters, Court Listener.com and several other acclaimed media sites.
In addition to his legal experience, Attorney Irvin is also an educator with over 10 years of experience in higher education. He has taught at numerous Universities including: Pearl River Community College, Jackson State University, Mississippi Valley State University and Professor/Online Program Director for South University’s Master of Criminal Justice Program. His accolades in law and academics have included a four year political appointment as the Alderman of Ward 1 and Mayor Pro Tem in Columbia, MS, as well as a book review in The Academian; a presentation at the Southern Criminal Justice Association in Jacksonville, FL; and participation as a guest panelist for the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Conference in Baltimore, MD.
Attorney Irvin is also actively involved in community efforts that extend beyond the courtroom and classroom; he helps provide life skills training, mentoring, and motivational public speaking to disadvantaged youth as a Principal Partner of the non-profit Building Professionals Group (“BPG”). His professional affiliations have included the Mississippi Bar Association and the National Association of Assistant United States Attorneys. He is currently affiliated with the Magnolia Bar Association and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Phi Rho Chapter.
As a faithful servant to those seeking justice, it is with honor and gratitude that Attorney Charles Irvin help lead the charge in the battle for truth and justice.
Contact Attorney Irvin at: (601) 340-6800, [email protected], or www.irvin-law.com . For more info about the Building Professional Group, visit www.bpgcares.org.
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