Cowles Symmes is a member with Page, Mannino, Peresich & McDermott, PLLC. He handles mass tort, complex commercial and personal injury litigation and has represented a wide variety of businesses and personal clients. Cowles represents multiple clients in complex commercial, premises, and products liability litigation. He has also developed and managed defense strategies while serving as national coordinating counsel for clients sued across the United States.
Cowles has an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, was selected as a Mid-South Rising Star by Lawyers 2010-2013 and has been acknowledge by his excellence in practice by being selected as a Super Lawyer in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Cowles attended undergraduate school at the University of Southern Mississippi and law school at Mississippi College before being admitted to practice law in 2001. He is also involved with his local community, as well as the business and legal community throughout Mississippi.
In 2000, Cowles joined a private law practice in Hattiesburg, Mississippi where he handled civil litigation matters, including insurance defense, personal injury, domestic litigation, and toxic tort defense involving lead paint litigation and asbestos throughout Mississippi.
In 2003, Cowles joined Page, Mannino, Peresich & McDermott, PLLC in Biloxi, Mississippi
Mississippi College School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2000
University of Southern Mississippi, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, 1996
Outside the office, Cowles enjoys hunting, fishing, golf, tennis, and playing with his three children. Cowles is a member of Trinity Methodist Church.