This heirs’ property workshop is presented by the Clay County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and the Mississippi Center for Justice. Presenters are MCJ President and CEO Vangela M. Wade and Director of the MCJ Heirs’ Property Project Andreá Barnes. Masks are...

Please note that MCJ generally does not represent individuals in criminal law cases. In rare exceptions, we may take a case that has broad general impact on criminal justice reform.

  Do you need help establishing heirship to your family’s property? Do you live on or have interest in property passed down informally from generation to generation? Do you know that lack of “clear title” makes property less marketable for sale or lease? Have you...

The Mississippi Center for Justice and the Center for Heirs’ Property Preservation, with support from World Wildlife Fund and Kimberly-Clark, will provide legal services, assistance and resources to help historically underserved Mississippians keep generational land and conserve working forests.   JACKSON, MISS., OCT. 14, 2021 – The Center for Heirs’ Property Preservation™ and the...