There was a $1.5 million verdict today in Lincoln County in a commercial litigation breach of contract case.

Precision Welding sued Denbury Resources for [correction] $4,190,000 for breaching an alleged contract between the parties. Denbury denied liability. The jury reached a unanimous verdict for the plaintiff and awarded $1.5 million in damages.

Walter “Bubba” Morrison of Sessums, Dallas and Morrison in Ridgeland represented the plaintiff. Bill Reed and Brandon Jolly of Baker Donelson in Jackson represented the defendant. The case was tried before Judge David Strong.