Attorney J. Michael Ivey was born and raised in Scotts Hill, Tennessee. He received his Associates Degree from Jackson State Community College in Jackson, Tennessee and graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree from The University of Tennessee in Martin, Tennessee. Mike worked as a loan officer and manager for Farm Credit Services for 12 years. During this time he attended and graduated Law School at the Nashville School of Law, Nashville, Tennessee. In addition to practicing law, Mike also owns and manages rental property. His working knowledge of business, lending, and collections provide a competitive edge to business and creditor clients with solid legal documents and collection and foreclosure needs. His work experiences prior to opening his law practice and working full-time while obtaining his law degree allows Mike the ability to view business and life experiences from both his clients' prospective, as well as from the attorney's view.
In addition to his private practice, Mike has also served as the County Attorney for Decatur County, attorney to the Decatur County School Board, and is currently serving as City Judge for Parsons, Tennessee and Scotts Hill, Tennessee.
Mike and his wife live in Parsons, Tennessee, along with their children. Their daughter recently graduated from college and their son is a senior in high school. Both have been active in various school and area sports. "Coach" Mike has coached a little of everything beginning with tee ball, then soccer, softball, baseball, and basketball. He is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association, the National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives (NOSSCR), and the Decatur County Elks Lodge. The family attends Mt. Lebanon United Methodist Church in Decaturville, Tennessee.
The Law Office of J. Michael Ivey opened in March, 1994. His law office is located in Parsons, Tennessee on Tennessee Avenue South. The practice resides in one of the older homes in the area. The Ivey's renovated the home from the inside out and have made the law office a beautiful focal point in Parsons.
Mike and his friendly staff are ready and willing to help you. Please feel free to contact his office anytime during regular business hours.