Divorce Lawyer in Jackson Mississippi : Child Custody Lawyer in Jackson Mississippi

Matthew Poole is one of Mississippi’s preeminent attorneys in the areas of Family Law, Divorce Law, Child Custody, and Real Estate litigation. An Honors graduate of Millsaps College and The University of Mississippi School of Law, he is a former law clerk to the Mississippi Secretary of State.

Attorney Matthew S. Poole is also a former law clerk and policy advisor to the Mississippi Attorney General, and former Associate Trial Counsel at one of the state’s largest defense firms. Matthew possesses extensive litigation experience. He has acted in the capacity of lead counsel in numerous bench and jury trials.

Matthew was also honored to be named as Finalist in the prestigious Steen, Reynolds, and Dalehite Trial Competition, posting an impressive 4-0 record in front of juries. The precedents set by Mr. Poole have effectively vindicated consumers and the everyday, hardworking people whose rights have been violated.

Our areas of practice:

– Alimony/Separate Maintenance
– Child Custody
Construction Law
– Contempt and Modification
– Divorce
– Family Law
– Real Estate Law



This is a group that has come to my attention and is worth taking a look at.  Southern Christian Services has a longstanding relationship in our area with all facets of the community.  Hit the logo above to take a look at their website.

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Case Law and Legal Reviews by Jackson, MS divorce attorney Matthew S. Poole

Thompson v Thompson– Father was awarded custody of minor children through a temporary order. Full Case

Albright – Father challenged chancery court’s custody award to mother of minor child based solely on “tender years” doctrine. Full Case

Ferguson v Ferguson – Supreme Court of Mississippi established factors to consider in determining an equitable distribution of assets during a divorce. Full Case

Honea v Honea – Wife took husband to court for a separate maintenance determination. Full Case

Law Office of Matthew S Poole
1500 Jacksonian Plaza, Suite D
Jackson, MS 39211
(601) 573-7429



Divorce Attorney in Jackson Mississippi : Child Custody Lawyer in Jackson Mississippi
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Divorce Attorney in Jackson Mississippi : Child Custody Lawyer in Jackson Mississippi
Divorce lawyer in Jackson Mississippi Matthew S. Poole represents clients in divorce and in emergency child custody hearings as a child custody lawyer in Jackson Mississippi.