This country will not be a good place for any of us to live in unless we make it a good place for all of us to live in. 
— Theodore Roosevelt, 26th president (1858-1919)

David M. Slocum, Jr.




Magnolia Heights School, Senatobia, MS, 1998
B.S., Mississippi State University, 2002 J.D., The University of Mississippi School of Law, 2005

Bar Admission

Mississippi Courts, 2005
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi, 2005

Academic Honors and Awards

Star Student
Orientation Leader
Alumni Delegate
Order of Omega
Phi Delta Theta Fraternity
Phi Delta Phi
Moot Court Board – Executive Counsel

Community Involvement

First Baptist Church of Senatobia (Deacon and Sunday School Teacher)
Senatobia Rotary Club (Past President and Paul Harris Fellow)
Tate County Economic Development Foundation (Past President)
Tate 25
Tate County Crimestoppers (President)
Main Street Partnership (Board of Directors)

Notable Representations

City of Senatobia-City Attorney
Gartrell v. Gartrell, 936 So. 2d 915 (Miss. 2006)
Cockrell v. Panola County Board of Supervisors, 950  So. 2d 1086 (Miss. 2007)
Wilburn v. Wilburn, 991 So. 2d 1185 (Miss. 2008)
White v. Cooke, et al,  4 So.3d 330 (Miss. 2009)
Gartrell v. Gartrell, 27 So.3d 388 (Miss. 2009)
Johnson v. Herron, 33 So.3d 1160 (Miss. Ct. App. 2009)
Cates v. Swain, 2010-CT-01939-SCT (Miss. 2013)
Lott v. Alexander, 2013 CA 00104 COA (Miss. Ct. App. 2014)