Matthew Scott McKenzie

Matthew Scott McKenzie

  • Divorce, Estate Planning, Family Law...
  • Mississippi
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Summary

After graduating from the University of Mississippi School of Law in 2006, Matt joined the law firm of Tannehill & Carmean, PLLC in Oxford. Matt's area of practice includes all matters relating to real estate, wills and estates, debt collection, and family law.

In November of 2013, Matt was voted one of Super Lawyer's Rising Stars of the Mid South.

While in law school, Matt clerked for two years with Hughes & Hitt, P.A., assisting with real estate loan closings. Matt also clerked with The Scruggs Law Firm, assisting with case research and drafting memorandums for mass tort litigation. In his last year of law school, Matt clerked for Lafayette County Chancellor Edwin H. Roberts, Jr.

Matt is a native of Florence, Alabama. As the youngest of five children who all attended the University of Mississippi, Matt served as Sergeant-At-Arms of the Associated Student Body Senate. Matt also served as President of Phi Delta Theta, and was honored with the Arthur R. Priest award for being the top Phi Delta Theta member in the nation.

Matt was a member of the Intra-Fraternity Council, Lambda Sigma, Order of Omega, Mortar Board, Omicron Delta Kappa, Beta Gamma Sigma, Alpha Lambda Delta, and was also a Class Favorite his senior year at Ole Miss.

Matt is married to the former Leah Chancellor originally from Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Leah is also an Ole Miss graduate. They have two daughters, Nora Gray and Murphey Deems and one son, Chancellor Colle. They are members of Grace Bible Church.

Education
University of Mississippi
J.D.
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Speaking Engagements
Working With Your Loan Officer, Bar Luncheon
Current Issues in MS Real Estate Law, UM Law School CLE
Buying Your First Home, Lawyer In The Classrom
Awards
Rising Stars of the Mid-South
Super Lawyers Magazine
Professional Associations
Mississippi State Bar
Member
Current
Lafayette County Bar Association
President
Current
North Mississippi Board of Realtors
Affiliate Member
- Current
Mississippi State Bar
Member
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Mississippi
Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Law
  • Real Estate Law
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Contact & Map
1 S Lamar Blvd
Oxford, MS 38655
USA
Telephone: (662) 236-9996
Cell: (662) 832-1920
Fax: (662) 234-3949