JoeDae L. Jenkins

Chancellor

Chancellor Jenkins was elected to the office of Chancellor of Part 3 of Chancery Court for Shelby County in the August 2016 election.

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 1983
  • Tennessee, 1990

Year Elected/Appointed

2016

Previous Employment

  • Central Mississippi Legal Services, Staff Attorney, 1983
  • United States Air Force, Captain, 1983-1988
  • Private Practice, JoeDae L. Jenkins, Attorney at Law, 1988-1996
  • Charles Carpenter, P.C., 1997-2000
  • Private Practice, JoeDae L. Jenkins, Attorney at Law, 2000-2014
  • General Sessions Court Clerk’s Office, Civil Administrator, 2014-2016

Education

University of Mississippi, B.A., 1980
University of Mississippi, J.D., 1983

Honors

  • Magnolia Bar Association
  • Memphis Bar Association
    • Bench Bar CLE Co-Chair, 2001-2002
    • Bench Bar Co-Chair, 2002-2003
  • Mississippi Bar Association
  • National Bar Association
  • Ben F. Jones Chapter of National Bar Association
    • President, 1995
    • Vice-President, 1994
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility Panel Member
  • Reginald Heber Smith Community Lawyer Fellowship

Community Involvement

Having previously served as their Trustee and Children’s Minister, Chancellor Jenkins is currently an Assistant Pastor of Oak Grove M.B. Church in Memphis, Tennessee.

  • 901-222-3936 (P)

Address

140 Adams Avenue, Room 308 Memphis, TN 38103

County

Shelby