Kye Handy

Kye C. Handy

Attorney
  • (601) 965-8147
Download Resume khandy@balch.com
Education
  • University of Mississippi School of Law
    J.D., 2015, Associate Supra, Mississippi Law Journal
  • Tougaloo College
    B.A., English, 2012, summa cum laude
Bar Admissions
  • Mississippi, 2015
About Kye
Q&A
  • Which Courts or agencies do you most often appear before on behalf of your clients?
    I have substantial experience appearing before Chancellors across the state of Mississippi. I also appear often in the circuit and county courts across the state of Mississippi.
  • What do you find most exciting about your work?

Select Matters

  • Prepared successful summary judgement motion defending land owners in property dispute with neighbors concerning excess water damage to home structure and yard. 
  • Prepared successful summary judgement motion on behalf of two vehicle owners for personal injury, property damage, and negligent instrument claims
  • Prepared successful summary judgement motion in personal injury matter where plaintiff did not disclose personal injury claim in on-going bankruptcy matter.

News

    Speaking Engagements

      Credentials

      Education
      • University of Mississippi School of Law, J.D., 2015, Associate Supra, Mississippi Law Journal
      • Tougaloo College, B.A., English, 2012, summa cum laude
      Courts
      • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, 2021
      • Mississippi Supreme Court, 2015
      • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Mississippi, 2015
      • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Mississippi, 2015
      • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 2015
      Bar Admissions
      • Mississippi, 2015
      Professional Affiliations
      • Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association, Editorial Board
      • Jackson Young Lawyers Association, Treasurer 
      • Magnolia Bar Association, Young Lawyer Section, co-chair
      • University of Mississippi School of Law, Diversity Council
      • Mississippi Bar, Young Lawyers Division 
        • District Director for Hinds Post I
        • Co-Chair High School Mock Trial Committee 
           
      Awards & Accolades
      • The Best Lawyers in America®, Ones to Watch
      • Mid-South Super Lawyers, Rising Star 
      • Mississippi Bar Foundation, Law-Related Public Education Award, 2021
      • Dean's Distinguished Service Award
      Community Involvement
      • The Clinton (MS) Alumnae, Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. 
      • The American Red Cross