ELLIS and ELLIS

1212 Farmer Street

Vicksburg, MS 39183

(601) 638-0353

CLYDE EMIL ELLIS

EDUCATION

1989-1992      University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford, Mississippi.  Degree: Juris Doctor Degree (J.D.).  Class Rank:  28/159.  Scholarships:  Judge W. N. Ethridge Memorial Scholarship.  Awards:  American Jurisprudence Award for Contracts; American Jurisprudence Award for Conflict of Law.  Memberships:  Mississippi Law Journal, Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity, American Bar Association/Law Student Division; Hinds County Bar Association-Student Member.

1985-1988     University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi. Degree:  Bachelor of Public Administration (B.P.A.) with minors in Economics and English. Scholarships:  University of Mississippi Academic Scholarship; Lebanese Women’s Club Scholarship. Memberships: American Society of Public Administration; Southern Political Science Association; Mississippi Governmental Affairs Committee; College Republicans.

1981-1985      Warren Central High School; Vicksburg, Mississippi.  Degree:  High School Diploma. 

LEGAL LICENSES

1992-present Licensed to practice law in the State of Mississippi.  License is currently valid and in good standing.

1993-1994      Licensed to practice law in the State of Alabama.  License is currently inactive.


COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Advisory member of Vicksburg Riverfest committee; previous Member of the Board of Directors of Vicksburg – Warren Athletic Association; previous Member of the Board of Directors of Culkin Baseball Association.  Named “Best Lawyer – 2010” by The Vicksburg Post.


FAMILY

Born in Vicksburg, Mississippi in 1967.  Married to the former Mary Johns from Greenville, Mississippi and is the father of two children:  Christina and Emil.  Also the proud grandfather of one child:  Mary Alexis