Elizabeth Jo Owens

Associate
Location:
Hernando, Mississippi
Phone:
662-429-7088
Fax:
662-429-5474
Email:

Attorney Elizabeth Owens obtained her B.S. from Delta State University in 2006 and her J.D. from the University of Mississippi School of Law in 2009. She has also received her certification as Guardian ad Litem.

Elizabeth Owens started practicing law in 2009 in a firm in Olive Branch, Mississippi focusing on domestic relations and criminal defense.  She opened her solo practice in 2014 in Hernando, Mississippi expanding into social security disability and personal injury claims.  She joined the Law Office of George B. Ready in 2018.

Here is a link to Elizabeth J. Owens' personal website:

http://www.owenslawfirmpllc.com

Areas of Practice

  • Domestic Relations
  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury – Plaintiff
  • Social Security Disability
  • Estates and Trust Planning

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Guardian ad Litem, State of Mississippi, 2013

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 2009
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 2009
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi, 2009
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Mississippi, 2009

Education

  • University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford, Mississippi
    • J.D. - 2009
  • Delta State University, Cleveland, Mississippi
    • B.S. summa cum laude - 2006
    • Major: Political Science

Honors and Awards

  • Wesley Meadows Board Member, 2013 - Present
  • Arc of Northwest MS, Board Attorney, 2014 - 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • DeSoto County Bar Association, Treasurer, 2015 - Present
  • Desoto County Bar Association, Member, 2009 - Present
  • DeSoto County Young Lawyers, Member, 2009 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Treadway Law Firm, Attorney, 2009 - 2014
  • Elizabeth Owens, Solo Practitioner, Attorney/Owner, 2014 - 2018
  • Law Office of George B. Ready, Associate Attorney, 2018 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Third Chancery District Pro Bono Initiative, 2017 - Present
  • United Methodist Church, 2009 - Present

Languages

  • English