Law Offices of Charles Bruce Brown

Charles Bruce Brown is an Attorney at Law, or Lawyer, located in Starkville, Mississippi.

Providing excellent service to clients in Northeast Mississippi since 1990, with 28 years of experience. Representing clients in Attala County, Chickasaw County, Choctaw County, Clay County, Grenada County, Lee County, Lowndes County, Montgomery County, Noxubee County, Oktibbeha County, Neshoba County, Winston County, Webster County, and Yazoo County. Representing defendants in the Municipal Courts of Ackerman, Columbus, Eupora, Grenada, Kosciusko, Houston, Louisville, Macon, Philadelphia, Okolona, Starkville, Tupelo, Winona, West Point, and Yazoo City.

Primary focus in the areas of CRIMINAL DEFENSE and FAMILY LAW.


Please call 662-324-9180 or use our Contact Form to schedule an initial consultation at no charge.


Charles Bruce Brown


  • BSE, Bachelors of Science, College of Engineering
    MSU, 1983
  • MBA, Masters of Business Administration (Honors)
    MSU, 1986
  • JD, Juris Doctor, Cum Laude (Honors)
    University of Mississippi, 1989


  • Admitted to practice in all Mississippi State and Federal Courts, April 1990
  • Public Defender, 1990-2000
  • Municipal Attorney, 2008-Present
  • Municipal Prosecutor, 2008-Present

Charles Bruce Brown was selected as one of America’s Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys® for 2018. Selection to America’s Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys® is by invitation only and is reserved to identify the nation’s most exceptional White-Collar and General Criminal Defense Attorneys in throughout the nation. Only the top 100 qualifying attorneys in each state will receive this honor and be selected for membership among America’s Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys®. With these extremely high standards for selection to America’s Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys®, less than one-half percent (0.5%) of active attorneys in the United States will receive this honor — truly the most exclusive and elite level of attorneys in the community.

Click here to view the press release or visit the America’s Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys® website for more details.

Areas of Practice

Criminal Defense
Criminal Defense includes Driving Under the Influence (DUI), Drug Offenses, Grand Larceny, Receiving Stolen Property, Possession of Firearms, and all other Felony and Misdemeanor Charges
Civil Litigation
Personal Injury, Property Damage
Chancery Practice
Family Law, which includes Adoption, Divorce, Custody, Child Support, Confirmation of Title, Property Disputes, and Separate Maintenance
Certificate of Rehabilitation
Municipal Law
Expungement of Record
Gun Trusts

Cases Tried

Chancery Courts:

Adoption Alimony Child Custody Child Support Divorce Boundary Disputes Trespass Timber Theft Adverse Possession Will Contest Correction of Birth Certificate Alteration of Name Termination of Parental Rights Paternity Legitimation Determination of Heirship Partition of Land Probate of Will Grandparents Visitation Removal of Minority Temporary Relief Separate Maintenance Modification of Custody/Divorce Contempt of Court Estate Matters Commitments Conservatorship Guardianship Deeds (Modifications, Corrections) Injunctions Temporary Restraining Orders Quieting Title Wills Wrongful Death

Circuit, Justice, Municipal Courts:

Arson Aggravated Assault Aggravated Domestic Violence Aggravated DUI Animal Cruelty Alcohol Sale/Possession Bad Checks Bigamy Bond Jumping Burglary Careless Driving Carjacking Cattle Theft (Livestock) Child Abuse and Neglect Child Endangerment Conspiracy Controlled Substances (Sale/Possession) Counterfeiting Credit Card Fraud Cyber Crimes Desertion and Non-Support Disorderly Conduct Disturbance of the Peace (Personal/Business) Domestic Violence Drive-by-Shooting (Shooting into Home or Car) Driving Under Influence Driving while License Suspended Driving Without License Drug Paraphernalia (Possession/Sale) Drug Possession and Sale Elder Abuse Embezzlement Enticing Children/Exploitation Escape Extortion False Identity False Pretenses False Reporting of Crime Possession by Felon (Firearm Violations) Possession on School Grounds (Firearm Violations) Possession of Stolen Firearm (Firearm Violations) Fondling Forgery Game Violations Habitual Offender Status Enhanced Penalties Murder, 1st and 2nd Degree (Homicide) Manslaughter (Homicide) Hotel (Defrauding Innkeeper) Headlighting (Hunting Violations) Hunting from Public Road (Hunting Violations) Hunting After Hours (Hunting Violations) Hunting Out of Season (Hunting Violations) Identity Theft Indecent Exposure Insurance Fraud Kidnapping Larceny (Grand and Petit) Leaving Scene of Accident Lighting (Improper on Vehicles) Malicious Mischief Mayhem Misdemeanors (Virtually All) Motor Vehicle Theft and Violations Move Over Law Obstruction of Justice Ordinance Violations Peeping Tom Perjury Photographing without Permission Prescription Forgery Proof of Financial Responsibility (No Vehicle Insurance) Property Theft Timber Theft Forcible Rape Statutory Rape Sexual Battery Receiving Stolen Property Reckless Driving Registration of Sex Offender Resisting Arrest Strong Arm Robbery Armed Robbery Assault on Teacher (School Violation) Assault on Bus Driver (School Violation) Possession of Weapon Seatbelt Violation Sex Crimes Shoplifting Simple Assault Stalking Theft Crimes Tinted Window Violations Trafficking in Controlled Substances Trespass Unnatural Intercourse Vandalism Vehicular Homicide Voyeurism Wildlife Violations Youth Court Matters

Civil Law:

Personal Injury Property Partition Defense of Claims Collection Eviction Ejectment Tort Law Garnishment Habeas Corpus Mediation

Supreme Court:

Civil Appeal as Appellant and Appellee Criminal Appeal of Conviction