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Matthew W Walton



  • Licensed to Practice in the State of Mississippi
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississipp
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth District


B.A., Mississippi State University, cum laude, 2011

J.D., Mississippi College School of Law, magna cum laude, 2016


  • Mississippi Supreme Court - clerked for Justice Ann H. Lamar and Robert P. Chamberlin

Matt is an associate in the Jackson office.  Before joining Daniel Coker Horton & Bell, Matt clerked at the Mississippi Supreme Court for Justices Ann H. Lamar and Robert P. Chamberlin. His practice areas include: Products Liability, Insurance, Premises Liability and General Litigation.

Professional Affiliations

Capital Area Bar Association

Jackson Young Lawyers

The Mississippi Bar

Honors & Awards

Mississippi College School of Law Moot Court Board

The Order of Barristers

National Champion of the 2015-16 ABA National Arbitration Competition

Amjur Awards: Employment Discrimination; Property; Wills and Estates:White collar Crime and business Fraud; Legal Writing, Legal Research

Phi Delta Phi