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Shea S. Scott



  • Mississippi
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi
  • All Mississippi State Courts


B.B.A., University of Mississippi, summa cum laude, 1999

J.D., University of Mississippi School of Law, magna cum laude, 2002

Shea is a shareholder in the Oxford office and is a member of the Commercial/Business Litigation, the General Litigation and Civil Rights and Government Liability practice groups. When asked what the practice of law means to him, Shea says, “Honesty, integrity, preparation, and performance are not just words.  They are ideals to live by. I approach every client, every adversary and each case with those ideals as the cornerstone of my practice of law.  My commitment to hard work and absolute integrity provides the will to prepare that results in performance.”

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association

Council of School Board Attorneys

Lafayette County Bar Association, Executive Committee, 2012-2016; President, 2015-2016

LOU (Lafayette - Oxford - University), Ole Miss Alumni Club - Board Member

The Mississippi Bar Association

Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association, Board of Directors

Mississippi School Boards Association

Oxford-University United Methodist Church, Board of Trustees

Honors & Awards

Martindale-Hubbell, AV Preeminent® Rated

Mid-South Rising Star, 2014 - 2017

Top Rated Lawyer, Personal Injury Defense

The MDLA Quarterly Editorial Board Member

Web and Development Editor, Mississippi Law Journal

Moot Court Board

Phi Kappa Phi, University of Mississippi

Seminars & Speaking Engagements