Mississippi Government Building Renamed “Timothy Alan (Tim) Ford Building” in Honor of Late Balch Partner Tim Ford
Balch & Bingham is proud to announce that on April 18, 2016, Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant signed into law House Bill 114, which renamed the Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi Building the “Timothy Alan (Tim) Ford Building” in honor of Tim Ford, late Balch partner and former speaker of the Mississippi House of Representatives. The act will go into effect on July 1, 2016, and a dedication ceremony is expected to be held this fall.
Mr. Ford was a partner in the firm's Jackson, Miss., office and member of the firm’s Government Affairs, Energy, Public Finance and Corporate Practice Groups. Mr. Ford was elected to the Mississippi House of Representatives in