Office of General Counsel

University of Mississippi

Counsel

Erica McKinley

General Counsel

Phone: (662) 915-7014

Email: mckinley@olemiss.edu


Rob Jolly

Assistant General Counsel

Possessing a strong interest in higher education law and public service, Rob Jolly joined the University of Mississippi as a Law Fellow in October 2013 and was hired as Assistant General Counsel in February 2015.  Prior to his arrival at the University, Rob was a litigator with the firms of Thomason Hendrix and Jones Walker from 2008-2013.  Rob also served as a law clerk to Chief United States Magistrate Judge John M. Roper from 2006-2008.  Rob graduated with a B.A. in Southern Studies from the University of Mississippi in 2002 and earned his J.D. degree from the University of Mississippi School of Law in 2006.  While in law school, Rob worked in the Mississippi Attorney General’s Office and participated in the Public Service Internship Program serving as an intern to Chief United States District Judge Michael P. Mills.  Rob is a member of the Mississippi Bar Association, where he serves on the Board of Directors for the Young Lawyers Division. Rob is also a member of the National Association of College and University Attorneys.  A native of Columbus, Mississippi, Rob is married to Rebecca Mcgee Jolly (J.D. 2008).

Phone: (662) 915-7014
Fax: (662) 915-5640

Email: rtjolly@olemiss.edu