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Matthew Thompson
Works at Thompson Law Firm, pllc (601) 850-8000
Attended Mississippi College School of Law
Lives in Madison, MS, Jackson, Clinton, Brandon, Madison, Rankin Hinds County
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A friend reminded me that today is National Bow Tie Day! It snuck up on us, yet again. You can read about the origin of the TLF trademark Bow Tie, “Why the Bow Tie.“  You can peruse a list of notable bow tie wearers,  and even educate yourself on the…
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I hear complaints, gripes and criticisms everyday. It comes with the territory in helping people navigate emotional landmines involved in Family Law cases. However, I often ask, “Did you tell him that comment bothered you?” “No.” “Why Not?” “He should…
I hear complaints, gripes and criticisms everyday. It comes with the territory in helping people navigate emotional landmines involved in Family Law cases. However, I often ask, "Did you tell him t...
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The List has been leaked. The names have been scoured. More than a few were familiar to you… AshleyMadison is all the talk, but your name being on the list is not a conviction, at least not yet. It does not even mean you used it. The site is supposedly…
The List has been leaked. The names have been scoured. More than a few were familiar to you... AshleyMadison is all the talk, but your name being on the list is not a conviction, at least not yet. ...
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“Life is short. Have an affair.®” is the tag line that greets you at AshleyMadison.com. However, a recent hack of AshleyMadison’s data servers may make your life even shorter.  Approximately 32 million users worldwide had their data hacked, including,…
"Life is short. Have an affair.®" is the tag line that greets you at AshleyMadison.com. However, a recent hack of AshleyMadison's data servers may make your life even shorter.  Approximately 32 mil...
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My blog, BowTielawyer.MS, has been nominated for the 2015 Best Legal Blog Contest by The Expert Institute.   The Expert Institute is a New York based Organization that helps lawyers and law firms find expert witnesses with specific expertise, covering…
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Anniversary–  (noun) an·ni·ver·sa·ry; a date that is remembered or celebrated because a special or notable event occurred on that date in a previous year. The critical part of that definition is a date that is remembered. The funny part is that it is NOT…
Anniversary-  (noun) an·ni·ver·sa·ry; a date that is remembered or celebrated because a special or notable event occurred on that date in a previous year. The critical part of that definition is a ...
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You can find some smoking deals online. Furniture, cars, and fishing supplies, among a plethora of other items are available.  But along with hot deals comes the potential for shady dealings. However, Rankin County has a solution. The Rankin County…
You can find some smoking deals online. Furniture, cars, and fishing supplies, among a plethora of other items are available.  But along with hot deals comes the potential for shady dealings. Howev...
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One more post on Ashley Madison and then I am taking a break from the subject. You can read about the Ashley Madison hack here and what it means and doesn’t mean here. What is still developing are the ramifications from the hack and the disclosure of…
One more post on Ashley Madison and then I am taking a break from the subject. You can read about the Ashley Madison hack here and what it means and doesn't mean here. What is still developing are ...
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You’ve got Mail. No you don’t… Hillary Clinton is always in the news. Lately, it is not for anything positive. Clinton is battling accusations of improperly using a private email server and email for she and her staff AND using same for sending and…
You've got Mail. No you don't... Hillary Clinton is always in the news. Lately, it is not for anything positive. Clinton is battling accusations of improperly using a private email server and email...
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Tom Brady, a Patriot and a pioneer in legal advice and he doesn’t even know it! By now you are well aware of the fracas that is now known as DeflateGate.  Tom Brady did or did not have something to do with under inflated footballs in an NFL playoff game.…
Tom Brady, a Patriot and a pioneer in legal advice and he doesn't even know it! By now you are well aware of the fracas that is now known as DeflateGate.  Tom Brady did or did not have something to...
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I love my home state. I love Mississippi. As a state, we have had some negative press of late. Our flag is behind the times and not representative of over half of our population (I’m including all races in this calculation, btw).  We are considered one of…
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Regrettably, in family law instances of child abuse are ever-present. The Mississippi Department of Human services, along with law enforcement and the Courts, are tasked with dealing with these critical circumstances. The following are instances and…
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Divorce Lawyer & Mississippi Family Law Attorney
Skills
Soccer & T-ball Coach. Divorce Lawyer, Child Custody, Child Support Attorney.
Employment
  • Thompson Law Firm, pllc (601) 850-8000
    Attorney, 2009 - present
    Thompson Law Firm, pllc, is a Mississippi Family Law Firm. TLF emphasizes Domestic Relations, including; Divorce, Child Custody and Support, Alimony, Modification, Contempt and Appeals, throughout the Magnolia State.
  • Mississippi College School of Law
    Adjunct Professor, 2012 - 2015
    Teaching Domestic Relations at MC Law.
  • Chinn & Associates, PC
    Litigation Associate, 2005 - 2012
    Matthew began practicing divorce and family law at Chinn & Associates, PC, where he served in the role of Litigation Associate.
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Madison, MS, Jackson, Clinton, Brandon, Madison, Rankin Hinds County
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Divorce Lawyer, Child Custody Attorney and Family Law Counselor in Mississippi BowTieLawyer.MS
Introduction
Matthew Thompson, Founder and Owner of Thompson Law Firm, pllc, advises and counsels clients regarding Domestic Relations/ Family Law in the Magnolia State, including; Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support, Modifications, Contempt and Appeals.
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Dad, Husband, Soccer Coach, T-ball Coach, Eagle Scout, and an AV Preeminent Family/Divorce Lawyer.
Education
  • Mississippi College School of Law
    Law, 2002 - 2005
  • Mississippi State University
    History, 1997 - 2001
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601 850 8000
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Thompson Law Firm,pllc 4316 Old Canton Road, Ste 200 Jackson, MS 39211
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Raccoon disrupts Adams County Circuit courtroom
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The Adams County Circuit courtroom has seen a number of criminals pass through its doors across the years, but it was host to a different so

Sean Payton named in paternity suit
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A paternity suit was brought to New Orleans Civil District Court Monday morning that named Sean Payton as the defendant. The suit, which is

Why Do Women Hate Paying Alimony Even More Than Men?
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As a New Jersey divorce lawyer, I have never met with client who did not get upset when I advise them that they must pay alimony to their so

TEXTING CAN BE GOOD AND IT CAN BE DANGEROUS
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All business people and lawyers are taking advantage of the texting technology which allows us to communicate with clients and others instan

Lawyers Who Wear Bow Ties
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The Continued Ramblings of a Cranky Old Twit As attorneys, we are tasked with the awesome responsibility of maintaining the integrity of our

My Best Mistake: Choosing the "Wrong" Law Specialty
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When I went to law school in 1985, “Matrimonial Law” as it was called, was not something law students aspired to become experts in. But the

Blooming: Meet Chad Mars
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Jackson native and JA grad Chad Mars paints through the struggles of self doubt and indecision to become one of the area's rising artists.

'Til Death, Even in Divorce
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There is an old joke that the only sure things in life are death & taxes. Even in divorce you still have to worry about death and taxes. Dea

Secret Spy (Hiring a Private Eye)
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One of the perks of being an evil divorce attorney is you get to be acquainted with a number of other people who have really cool jobs. This

10 Annoying Attorney Traits
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My inspiration was a recent blog with a similar topic of the 10 most annoying type of persons. It had some salty language so I did not re-po

Jurisdiction; Where to Sue.
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Jurisdiction is one of those legal terms we hear a lot, but aren’t always sure what it means. In the legal world, for a Court to be able to

Common Law Marriage is NOT so Common.
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You live with someone for seven years, holding yourselves out as Mr. and Mrs., makes it legal, right? No. What about 10 years, 20 years? Nop

It’s So Cold…
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How cold is it? It’s so cold outside I saw a divorce attorney with his hands in his own pockets. Matthew Thompson is a family law attorney t

The Country Kitchen in Jackson Is Quite An Experience! | Eat Jackson!
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Guest writer Matthew Thompson visited The Country Kitchen on West County Line Road in Jackson. Find out what he thought about the turkey nec

CRAB’S Seafood Shack | Eat Jackson!
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Crab's Seafood Shack serves up great seafood, including shack-grilled oysters, fried crab claws and many different types of crab.

The Law Blog Bow Tie Club
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Let’s kick off Memorial Day Weekend with the unveiling of the Law Blog Bow Tie Club! Inspired by an earlier Law Blog post on Roger Meltzer a

Adobo - Chef Luis Bruno's New Jackson Restaurant | Eat Jackson!
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Chef Luis Bruno’s new restaurant, Adobo, is serving up healthy and great cuisine. We tried the Salmon Burger, Cuban Sandwich and the homemad

Holiday Burnout; 3 Tips to Cope and Keep Moving Forward.
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Now that the Holiday’s hustle and bustle are behind us it is common for an emotional lull or brief bout of depression to set in. These are t