Johnny L. Nelms

Senior Counsel

Mr. Nelms is a Senior Counsel in the Litigation Department of Rubin Lublin, LLC, and currently practices in all aspects of real estate litigation.  Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Nelms ​primarily defended companies against tort and contract claims.  He has extensive experience in complex commercial and professional liability actions. 

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate Litigation


  • J.D., Southern Methodist University (1997)
  • B.A., George Washington University (1992)


  • Licensed in: Mississippi and Alabama
  • Admitted in: Federal and State Courts in Mississippi and Alabama


  • Member, Mississippi Bar Association
  • Member, Alabama Bar Association