Christopher A. Arledge

Christopher A. Arledge


Christopher A. Arledge began his practice in Hazlehurst, Mississippi, in 1998, with the firm of Armstrong, Thomas, Leach, Lampton & Arledge, PLLC, focusing on the areas of real estate, forestry, wills and estates, corporate law, municipal law and creditors’ rights. Mr. Arledge represented numerous banks and timber companies and regularly handled all types of real estate/timber transactions and estate matters. Mr. Arledge served as Town Attorney and Prosecutor for the Town of Wesson, Mississippi, and was subsequently appointed Municipal Judge for the Town of Wesson. Mr. Arledge, who is from Gulfport, Mississippi, relocated to Mobile, Alabama in 2007 and joined The Atchison Firm, where he continues to practice in the same areas.

Mr. Arledge is a member of the Alabama and Mississippi State Bar Associations and has been admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi, and the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Arledge is a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi (B.S., 1994) and the University of Mississippi School of Law (J.D., 1998).


University of Southern Mississippi (B.S., 1994)
University of Mississippi (J.D., 1998)


1998, Mississippi
2007, Alabama
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Mississippi
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Mississippi
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit

Areas Of Practice

Real Estate
Estates and Trusts
Creditor’s Rights
Eminent Domain


Alabama State Bar
Mississippi State Bar
Mobile Bar Association