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Matt Vines

Adjunct Professor and Attorney at Jernigan, Copeland & Anderson, PLLC

Personal Information

  • Born Montgomery, Alabama, September 29, 1968

Professional Affiliations and Achievements

  • Listed in Best Lawyers in America® for personal injury defense
  • AV Peer Review Rating, Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Hinds County and American Bar Associations
  • The Mississippi Bar
  • Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association
  • Jackson Young Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Member, Lawyers’ Professionalism Ethics Committee

Bar Admissions

  • Admitted to bar, 1994, Mississippi
  • U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi (1994)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit (1994)

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Products Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Professional Liability Defense


B.A., David Lipscomb University
J.D., University of Mississippi School of Law