Matthew Thompson


A graduate of MC Law, Matthew has been practicing for over 18 years, and is widely known to his colleagues and clients as the “BowTieLawyer.”

In addition to serving Thompson Addison clients, Matthew is the author of Mississippi Divorce, Alimony and Child Custody, with forms, an adjunct professor at MC Law, and is a frequent speaker at CLEs throughout the state. Matthew is the past president of the Madison County Bar, active in the Capital Area Bar, serves on the Board with Mississippi Legal Services Corporation, past-board member of the Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project, and past-trustee for Madison Ridgeland Academy.

Matthew has been selected to the Mississippi Bar’s Leadership forum, Leadership Greater Jackson, named a 2018 Leader in the Law, Super Lawyer & Rising Stars by SuperLawyers, and AV Preeminent rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell.

Matthew grew up in the sprawling landscape of the Mississippi Delta and the suburban simplicities of Madison, which he now calls home with his wife, Karen, and two children. Matthew has coached youth sports; t-ball, baseball, soccer & softball, serves as scoutmaster, volunteers with Delta Grace and Habitat for Humanity, and enjoys spending time doing outdoor activities with his family.

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