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Kate M. Embry
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Kate M. Embry



  • University of Mississippi School of Law
    J.D. 2007, magna cum laude
  • University of Mississippi                                                                                               B.B.A. Economics 2004


  • Civil litigation in both Mississippi and Tennessee State and Federal Courts
  • Representation of businesses and premises owners in personal injury litigation
  • Representation of medical providers in medical malpractice litigation
  • Representation of injured persons in premises liability, products liability, and auto accident matters
  • Parks vs. City of Oxford, Miss., et al, No. 3:11cv072, 2013 WL 123719 (N.D. Miss. Jan. 9, 2013) – various claims against client dismissed for failure to state a claim
  • Bapt. Mem’l Hosp.-N. Miss., Inc.  v. Parks, No. 3:11cv072, 2013 WL 4458738 (N.D. Miss. Aug. 19 2013) – summary judgment in favor of client on counter-claim
  • Child v. Entergy Mississippi, Inc., 411 Fed. Appx. 699 (5th Cir. 2011) – case involving high-voltage electrical systems – expert testimony offered by Plaintiff excluded and summary judgment granted in favor of client
  • Avent v. Miss. Power & Light Co., 94 So. 3d 1199 (Miss. Ct. App. 2012) – dismissal of Plaintiff’s claims for failure to prosecute
  • Board Attorney for the Northwest Mississippi Association of Realtors®
  • Conducts ethics hearings between Realtors® for the Northwest Mississippi Association of Realtors®
  • Advised clients and given presentations on HIPAA compliance

Memberships and Associations

     •     Mississippi Bar
            Litigation Section

     •     Lafayette County Bar Association
            2014-2015 Vice President
            2013-2014 Treasurer
            2012-2013 Secretary

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi

Honors and Achievements

  • Leadership Lafayette, 2013
  • Top Individual Fund-Raiser for American Cancer Society Relay for Life, Oxford, MS, 2012
  • University of Mississippi Law Journal, Member and Symposium Editor
  • Am Jur Award for Income Taxation of Individuals

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project
  • Delta Delta Delta Alumni Advisor
  • First Presbyterian Church