Hillen, Wicker & Tapscott, P.A.

First Amendment

Practice Areas

First Amendment & Communications

Hillen, Wicker & Tapscott offers a full range of services in connection with communications law and First Amendment issues.  This has involved defending defamation and invasion of privacy claims, false light claims, commercial appropriation of a person’s likeness claims, free press/fair trial issues, Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”) requests, public records requests under state law, enforcement of open meetings laws, responding to subpoenas of reporters and reporters’ notes, providing instruction and guidance to media clients and their employees.


Hillen, Wicker & Tapscott is located in Tupelo, MS, and serves all of MS including Lee County, Pontotoc County, Itawamba County, Union County, Columbus, Starkville, Corinth, Grenada, Southaven, Clarksdale, Greenville, Hernando, New Albany, Aberdeen, and Jackson.