Know your Attorney

Mark Nickels, Mr. DUIEDUCATION

Graduated from The University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Arts Degree, 1984.

Graduated from University of Mississippi School of Law with a Juris Doctor Degree, 1987.

Summer Session Graduate from the National College for DUI Defense, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002, and 2004.

Certified Operator of the Intoxilyzer 8000.




Solo Practitioner – From 1988 through October, 1998 in Tupelo, Mississippi.

Assistant Lee County Prosecuting Attorney & Youth Court Prosecutor – 1990 through 1995.

Nickels & Weddle, PLLC, Tupelo, Mississippi – Forming Partner in October, 1998 to July 2012.

Solo Practitioner – July 2012 to Present.

  • The Mississippi Bar Association
  • National College for DUI Defense
  • Past State Delegate for The National College for DUI Defense
Admitted to Practice:
  • All state and federal courts in the State of Mississippi
  • United States District Court – Northern District of Mississippi
  • Mississippi Supreme Court
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
Areas of Practice:
  • Practice dedicated to the aggressive defense of those charged with DUI.


  • Mr. Nickels enjoys racquetball and gardening