Congratulations to Rogen K. Chhabra who was named Mississippi College School of Law 2019 Lawyer of the Year, for outstanding lifetime achievement in the legal community.
Rogen K. Chhabra was born in Seattle, Washington and raised in Meridian, Mississippi. He currently resides in Madison, Mississippi. Rogen attended Millsaps College and graduated Cum Laude in 1995 with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics. He then attended Mississippi College School of Law and graduated in 1998. During law school, Rogen was a member of the Law Review and recipient of the Frank Ming Deramus scholarship. Rogen is a litigator and has appeared before countless circuit and county courts and all eight of the Mississippi Workers’ Compensation Commission Administrative Law Judges.
Rogen has represented thousands of clients in trials, settlements, hearings and appeals to the Workers Compensation Full Commission, the Mississippi Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of Mississippi. He has also served as Municipal Judge for Bentonia, Mississippi since 2010. Rogen is proud to have coached the Clinton High School Mock Trial Team for five years. Since 2005, he has coached the Madison Central High School Mock Trial Team and has led the team to the State Championships every year where his team won numerous top 5 finishes in the state. He also coaches Mississippi College School of Law’s AAJ Trial Competition teams. Rogen has received many awards in the past including The Stone Pony Award in 2012 and the David Gates First Class Award in 2016 from the Mississippi Association for Justice, the Law Related Public Education Award from the Mississippi Bar Foundation in 2015, induction into the Mississippi College School of Law Chapter of The Order of Barristers in 2016, multiple Top 100 Attorney lists and Best Local Attorney Finalist in the Jackson Free Press 2017.
Rogen and his wife Jenny have three children: Kumar, Lindsey and Brody. They attend Lifebridge Church in Madison, Mississippi.
Chhabra & Gibbs, P.A. is very proud of your recent accomplishment on winning Lawyer of the Year from Mississippi College School of Law!