Middleton & Tinsley Law Firm, PLLC

Bar Admissions

Mr. Tinsley is admitted to practice in all Mississippi state and federal courts, as well as the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. He is also admitted to the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals for Petitions for Review (PFR) for cases arising out of the Memphis Immigration Court.

Dalton Middleton

Dalton Middleton practices primarily in the areas of bankruptcy, family law (child custody and support), and wills and estates (wills, trust, life estates, power of attorney, guardianships, conservatorships, and end of life directives).  Mr. Middleton also practices in the areas of business/commercial litigation and general litigation.


  • Juris Doctor 

         University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford MS. 

  • Master of Science in Business Administration 

         Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS. 

  • Bachelor of Business Administration 

         Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS. 

  • Associate of Applied Science 

         Wood Junior College, Mathiston, MS. 

Pro Bono Work

     The Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project


     Tupelo Luncheon Civitan Club

Bar Admissions

  • All Mississippi State Courts
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi 
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi 
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

About Us


Mr. Tinsley established high standards early in his educational career. Attending the University of Mississippi, School of Pharmacy, he earned a Bachelor of Science in 1993, graduating Cum Laude. Pursuing his legal calling at the same institution,he was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1997, graduating Magna Cum Laude and ranking sixth out of 113 students. Following graduation, he worked as an associate attorney for three years before embarking on a career as a pharmacist and pharmacy manager for Winn-Dixie, Family Meds and Fred’s, Inc. After 15 successful years, Mr. Tinsley returned to his legal pursuits.

Pro Bono Work

     The Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project



AILA (American Immigration Lawyers Association)
American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys
The Federalist Society
Jews for the Preservation of Firearms Ownership
American Bar Association

(662) 205-4749

James P. Tinsley

James P. Tinsley practices primarily in the areas of 

Immigration Law,

Pharmaceutical and Medical Malpractice,

Personal Injury,

DUI/DWI, and

Criminal Defense.