B. Lyle Robinson

Jackson, MS
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Lyle was born in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1970. He received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Risk Management and Insurance from the University of Georgia in 1992. He received his Juris Doctor magna cum laude from Mississippi College School of Law in 2000. While in law school, he served as the Managing Editor of the Law Review. In addition, he received AmJur Awards in Insurance Law and Secured Transactions, and was awarded an academic scholarship. Lyle is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in the state of Mississippi, as well as the United States Courts of Appeals for the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits. He is an experienced litigator who specializes in matters that involve complex commercial and tort litigation, insurance coverage disputes, bad faith claims and products liability. Lyle is a member of The Mississippi Bar, the Capital Area Bar Association, the Defense Research Institute and the Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association.

Areas of Practice
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Toxic Torts
  • Transportation Law
  • Insurance Coverage And Defense
  • Bad Faith Claims
  • Premises And Product Liability
Certified Legal Specialties
Bar Admissions
  • Mississippi
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Mississippi
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit

Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, Mississippi

  • J.D. magna cum laude - 2000
  • Law Review: MC School of Law - Law Review, Managing Editor, 1999 - 2000

University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia

  • B.A. - 1992
  • Major: Risk Management and Insurance
Honors & Awards
  • Managing Editor of the Law Review, 1999 - 2000
  • AmJur Awards in Insurance Law and Secured Transactions
Professional Associates & Awards
  • Mississippi Bar Association, 2000 - Present
  • Capital Bar Association, 2000 – Present
  • Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association, 2005-Present
Published Works
Representative Cases
  • Levin v. Lowe’s Home Centers, LLC, 2017 WL 278480
  • Branch Banking and Trust Co. v. Price, 520 F. App’x 262 (5th Cir. 2013)
  • Howard v. Rolin Enterprises. LLC, --So. 3d --, 2019 WL 2183052
  • Doe v. Rankin County School Dist., 189 So. 3d 616 (Miss. 2015)
  • Gulfport Shopping Center, Inc. v. Durham, 94 So. 3d 351 (Miss. 2012)
Past Employment Positions
Community Involvement
  • Madison County Chamber of Commerce