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Location:  Memphis, Tennessee

 

Phone:  901-522-1010              Fax:  901-522-1050

 

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Since joining The Landers Firm, PLC, Mr. Wallis has worked almost exclusively on domestic and family law cases, including cases involving divorce, child custody, child visitation, alimony, child support, protective orders and child relocation. Before that, he worked at an insurance defense firm, handling personal injury and subrogation litigation defense.

 

Mr. Wallis was born in a small town in Missouri (his family lived on a pig farm at the time) but spent most of his life in Memphis. He enjoys spending time on the road with his family, movies, exercising and eating food prepared by others because he cannot cook to save his life. In his previous career, he performed with a professional theater company, traveling and performing in schools and libraries throughout New York, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Massachusetts and New Jersey and also worked as an actor at an outdoor theater company in Ohio.

 

      Areas Of Practice

Domestic and family law cases

 

      Bar Admissions

Tennessee, 2008

Mississippi, 2014

 

      Education

University of Memphis School of Law, Memphis, Tennessee

J.D. cum laude - 2008

Law Review: The University of Memphis Law Review, Associate Editor, 2006 - 2008

University of Memphis

Bachelor of Fine Arts magna cum laude - 2000

Major: Theater Performance

 

     Professional Associations And Memberships

Memphis Bar Association

Memphis Bar Association Family Law Section

Memphis Bar Association Juvenile and Child Welfare Section

Memphis Bar Association Family Law Section Board, 2011-2014 (President, 2014)

Memphis Bar Association Board, Section Representative, 2015

Tennessee Bar Association

Mississippi Bar Association

Mississippi Bar Association Family Law Section

Pecan Grove Condominium Board, 2016-2017

Leo Bearman, Sr. American Inn of Court, Associate Member, 2012-2014

 

     Past Employment Positions

Honorable Donna M. Fields, Judge of Division Seven of the Circuit Court of Tennessee for the Thirtieth Judicial District , Law Clerk, 2007 - 2008

Joshua A. Wallis

Associate Attorney

65 Union Avenue  •  9th Floor  •  Cotton Exchange Building  •  Memphis, Tennessee  38103  • 901.522.1010