Latham Oates focuses his practice in real estate law, working with clients on residential, commercial and construction matters. He has been practicing real estate law in the Memphis area Since 1984.
At the beginning of his career, Mr. Oates worked at several local firms as a staff attorney specializing in real estate law – Walt, Dyer & James (now Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs LLP), Waring Cox PLC (now Glankler Brown PLLC) and McNeese & Associates (now The Winchester Law Firm). In 1990, he became a partner at The Winchester Law Firm when it merged with McNeese & Associates. In August 2007, Mr. Oates retired from legal practice to open and manage Forest Hill Wine Merchants in Germantown, Tennessee. He resumed his legal practice in November 2016, joining Harris Shelton as of counsel.
-Martindale Hubbell rating – AV® Preeminent™
The University of Memphis, B.B.A., 1976The University of Memphis, J.D., 1979
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