Matthew Kirby handles matters in the areas of professional malpractice (legal and medical), workers’ compensation, premises liability, employment and labor law (FMLA, ADA, ADEA, Title VII), insurance coverage disputes, HIPAA compliance, and general tort litigation. Mr. Kirby advises clients on risk management issues generally and in the specific areas of HIPAA compliance, employment and labor issues. He regularly speaks to various organizations on topics including civil commitment laws, risk management, medical malpractice and workers’ compensation.
Mr. Kirby began working at Harris Shelton during law school and became a partner in 2009. He currently serves on the firm’s marketing and long-term planning committees.
A native to the Memphis area, Mr. Kirby enjoys serving the community. He is active in his church and is a regular supporter and volunteer for many organizations including Youth Leadership of Memphis and the Ronald McDonald House of Memphis.
-American Inns of Court, former associate member-Best Lawyers in America-Federalist Society, member-Memphis Bar Association, member-Mid-South Super Lawyer, Rising Star-Technology section committee, member-Tennessee Bar Association, member-AVVO rating – Superb-Martindale Hubbell rating – AV® Preeminent™
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University of Memphis, J.D., 2001 Union University, B.A., 1998
Tennessee, 2001Arkansas, 2014
Downtown Memphis One Commerce Square40 Main St., Suite 2700Memphis, TN 38103-2555Phone: 901-525-1455Fax: 901-526-4084
East Memphis 999 S. Shady Grove, Suite 300 Memphis, TN 38120-4126 Phone: 901-682-1455 Fax: 901-682-4446
Oxford 829 N. Lamar Blvd., Suite 2 Oxford, MS 38655Phone: 662-234-7447Fax: 662-234-3776