Attorney Information



Grafton came to Wise Carter in 2016. Having worked for a federal trial judge for two years prior to practice, Grafton naturally specializes in federal court practice. He has represented clients in civil rights cases, employment lawsuits, corporate insurance disputes, and large-scale construction litigation. Outside of law practice, Grafton enjoys spending time with his family and loves to dominate his kids in Chutes & Ladders.



  • Mississippi State University, B.A., 2011
  • Mississippi College School of Law, J.D., 2014, summa cum laude

Work History

  • Federal District Law Clerk, The Honorable Sharion Aycock, United States Chief District Judge, Northern District of Mississippi, 2014-2016

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi State and Federal Courts

Professional Organizations

  • National Order of Barristers, 2014
  • National Order of Scribes, 2014
  • Federal Bar Association

Publications and Seminars

  • Author, Interested in Due Process: Why Courts Should Take Account for More Than Just Takings When Deciding Prisoners’ Interest Rights, 17 Chapman L. Rev. Online 7 (2014).
  • Author, The Work-Rule Doctrine Doesn’t Work After Reeves v. Sanderson Plumbing Products, 36 Miss. C. L. Rev. (2017).
  • Author, Negligence Chapter, Encyclopedia of Mississippi Law.
  • Co-author, Product Liability Chapter, Encyclopedia of Mississippi Law.