Channing Curtis








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J.D., The University of Mississippi School of Law – May 2023

B.A., Public Policy Leadership, University of Mississippi – Trent Lott Leadership Institute, Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College – May 2020

Legal Experience

Incoming Judicial Extern, Magistrate Judge Roy Percy, United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi – Oxford, MS – August 2021 – December 2021

Legal Intern, Mississippi Attorney General’s Office – Jackson, MS – June 2021 – August 2021

Judicial Intern, Justice James D. Maxwell II, Mississippi Supreme Court – Jackson, MS – June 2021 

Shadow to Law Clerks, Chief Judge Daniel P. Jordan III, United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi – Jackson, MS – June 2021

Summer Law Clerk, Teller, Hassell & Hopson, LLP – Vicksburg, MS – May 2021 – June 2021

Legal Intern, District Attorney’s Office for the Ninth Circuit of Mississippi – Warren, Sharkey, and Issaquena Counties, MS – May 2019 – July 2019; August 2020

Areas of Interest

Civil Litigation

Appellate Practice

Government Law

Constitutional Law

Criminal Law 

Family Law

Professional Associations & Memberships

Staff Editor, Mississippi Law Journal – Vol. 91

Founding Member & Executive Board Member, The Student Chapter of the Young Lawyers Division of The Mississippi Bar, 2L

Vice President, St. Thomas More Catholic Legal Society, 2L

Secretary, St. Thomas More Catholic Legal Society, 1L

Member, Dean’s Leadership Council, 2L

Event Coordinator, Federalist Society, 1L, 2L

Mock Trial Committee, Interprofessional Education Board, 2L

Member, Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society, 1L, 2L


Honors Thesis: An Exploratory Investigation into Youth Tackle Football Safety in Mississippi (Successfully Defended – February 2020)