Jason Sharp

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Jason Sharp

Columbus Office

P (662)328-2316 | F (662)328-8035

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Jason Sharp works with businesses, business owners and other individuals on the planning and implementation of business transactions including entity structuring and formation, acquisitions, financing, succession planning and contract drafting and negotiation. He has represented developers, landlords, tenants, sellers, buyers and lenders in numerous commercial and real estate transactions.  Jason also assists families and individuals with estate planning and probate matters.

Jason received his Bachelor in Business Administration from Mississippi State University before moving to Little Rock Arkansas, where he earned a law degree with honors from the William H. Bower School of Law at the University of Arkansas in Little Rock. He previously at Rose Law Firm and Brunini, Grantham, Gower & Hewes, PLLC before joining Mitchell McNutt & Sams, PA in 2020. Jason has served on several state and local boards including the Board of Commissioners of the Mississippi Bar, Board of Directors for the Young Lawyer's Division of the Mississippi Bar Association, Columbus Young Professionals, United Way of Lowndes County and Columbus Main Street.

Areas of Practice


  • Mississippi State University, B.B.A., 1998
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock of Law
  • William H. Bowen School of Law, Juris Doctor with Honors 2005


  • Alabama Bar Association
  • Arkansas Bar Association
  • Mississippi Bar Association (Real Property and Business Law Section)
  • Mississippi Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, Board of Directors 2009-2011
  • Mississippi Board of Bar Commissioners, 2020- Present
  • Golden Triangle Young Lawyers, President 2009-2011


  • “Restoring the Constitutional Formula to the Federal Judicial Appointment Process: Taking the Vice Out of Advice and Consent”,  26 University of Arkansas at Little Rock L. Rev. 747 (2004)


  • Columbus Main Street, President (2017-2019)
  • Lounds County United Way, Executive Committee (2012-2017)
  • Leadership Lowndes County (2008-2009)
  • First United Methodist Church of Columbus, Church Council (2011-2014)
  • Columbus Rotary Club (2018-Present)

Previous Employment

  • Rose Law Firm; Little Rock, Arkansas (2005-2008)
  • Brunini, Grantham, Grower, and Hewes, PLLC; Columbus, MS (2008-2020)

Bar Admissions

  • Arkansas
  • Mississippi
  • Alabama

Court Admissions

  • Arkansas (2005)
  • Mississippi (2008)
  • Alabama (2010)