Timothy “Pepper” Burns joined Johnson, Trent & Taylor in May 2017. His practice focuses on civil trial litigation. Prior to joining Johnson, Trent & Taylor, Mr. Burns practiced at an insurance defense firm based in Houston, Texas.
Mr. Burns earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Louisiana State University in 2012. He graduated from Mississippi College School of Law, cum laude, in 2015. While in law school, Mr. Burns had the opportunity to clerk for the Staff Attorney’s Office of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Mr. Burns also was also a member of the moot court team and participated in several moot court competitions. He was licensed to practice law it the State of Texas in 2015.