Jared A. Kobs

Mississippi Personal Injury Lawyer

Originally from Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Jared A. Kobs earned his law degree from Mississippi College School of Law in 2004. Prior to law school, Jared attended the University of Mississippi where he received a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in investment analysis. While in law school, Jared received two American Jurisprudence awards - one in Pre-Trial Practice and one in Legal Research and Writing.

Jared spent the first year of his legal career serving as a Law Clerk for Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Michael K. Randolph. Upon completion of his judicial clerkship, Jared joined the firm of Stamps & Stamps, a minority plaintiff's firm. In 2006, he opened Kobs Law Firm, PLLC, and shortly thereafter, became a founding partner of Kobs & Philley, PLLC, with Benjamin N. Philley.

Since the inception of his practice, Jared has helped clients obtain tens of millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts in a wide variety of civil litigation. Jared has a genuine passion for helping clients achieve the maximum recovery. He is hard working and highly motivated. Jared has built a strong reputation of professional excellence as a person committed to protecting clients' rights. His clients always come first!

Jared truly believes that a satisfied client is the firm's best source for new clients.

100% of Jared's practice is devoted to representing severely injured victims, and he focuses on a variety of personal injury cases including auto accidents, medical malpractice, truck accidents, wrongful death, workers’ compensation, nursing home abuse, premises liability, catastrophic injuries, vehicle accidents, and much more.

Jared was included in the Top 40 Under 40 by The National Trial Lawyers in 2017, and in 2016, he was included in the Best Personal Injury Attorneys section of Newsweek Magazine.

Jared and his family attend Vertical Church. In his spare time, Jared enjoys hunting, fishing, playing golf, and spending time with his family.

You can email Jared at jkobs@kobsphilley.com or call (601) 863-8170.

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • Mississippi (All State Courts), 2004
  • Mississippi Supreme Court, 2004
  • Northern District of Mississippi, 2004
  • Southern District of Mississippi, 2004
  • 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, 2005


  • J.D., Mississippi College School of Law, 2004
    • American Jurisprudence Award - Pre-Trial Practice
    • American Jurisprudence Award - Legal Research & Writing
  • B.B.A., University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi, 2001
    • Dean's List

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Mississippi Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Mississippi Association for Justice
  • Hinds County Bar Association

Non-Legal Activities

  • Member - Christ United Methodist Church

When You Don't Know Where to Turn

Turn to Kobs & Philley

    • Please enter your name.
    • This isn't a valid phone number.
      Please enter your phone number.
    • This isn't a valid email address.
      Please enter your email address.
    • Please make a selection.
    • Please enter a message.
Put Us On Your Side