John H. Geary, Jr.

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Firm: Copeland, Cook, Taylor & Bush, P.A.
1076 Highland Colony Parkway
600 Concourse
Suite 100
Ridegland MS 39157
United States

John Geary is the managing shareholder of Copeland, Cook, Taylor & Bush, P.A. His practice involves commercial transactions, acquisitions, financial agreements, real estate matters, corporate governance and commercial litigation. Over the years, he has had a particular focus on the energy industry, representing clients in transactions, regulatory matters and title matters. John holds degrees from Vanderbilt University and Fuller Theological Seminary, and earned his law degree from the University of Mississippi. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Madison County Business League and Foundation, helping the private and public sectors work together for the economic development of Madison County, Mississippi. He has served as president of the Mississippi Oil and Gas Lawyers Association and as a director of the Mississippi Association of Petroleum Landmen. He is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Mississippi and the United States Court of Appeals (Fifth Circuit).

USLAW Practice Group Affiliations

  • Banking and Financial Services: Alternate 1
  • Business Transactions/Mergers and Acquisitions: Primary
  • Business Transactions/Mergers and Acquisitions: Secretary
  • Energy/Environmental: Alternate 1
  • Real Estate: Primary
  • Trusts and Estates: Primary

Resources & Articles

Leadership update: Business Transactions/Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Group

Leadership update: Business Transactions/Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Group

Posted October 21, 2022

We are pleased to announce the 2022-23 leadership for the Business Transactions/Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Group: Chair: Stella Lellos of Rivkin Radler LLP in Uniondale, New York Vice Chair: Thomas W. Ice, Jr. of Middleton Reutlinger in Louisville, Kentucky Secretary: John H. Geary, Jr. of Copeland, Cook, Taylor & Bush, P.A. in Ridgeland, Mississippi For more information about this… Continue Reading

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