Matt Sitton

Matthew D. Sitton

Attorney
  • (601) 965-8170
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Education
  • University of Mississippi
    B.A., Biology, 2009
  • University of Mississippi School of Law
    J.D., 2011, summa cum laude, Mississippi Law Journal, Associate Supra Editor
Bar Admissions
  • Mississippi, 2012
  • Tennessee, 2012
About Matt
Q&A
  • What types of clients do you represent?

    I represent clients across the healthcare spectrum, including large hospital networks, nursing homes, home health agencies, independently-owned laboratories, physician groups, and individual physicians.

  • What type of matters do you work on most often?
  • What do you find most exciting about your work?
  • How are you involved in your community?

Select Matters

  • Prepared formal legal opinions analyzing issues under Stark Law and the Anti-Kickback Statute for hospitals, laboratories, physicians, and rural health clinics
  • Represented laboratory through ZPIC and MAC audit resulting in zero liability for provider
  • Prepared successful summary judgment motion on behalf of nation-wide healthcare system dismissing fiduciary duty claim of durable medical equipment company worth approximately $1.1 million
  • Represented physician before Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure regarding prescription violations

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    Credentials

    Education
    • University of Mississippi, B.A., Biology, 2009
    • University of Mississippi School of Law, J.D., 2011, summa cum laude, Mississippi Law Journal, Associate Supra Editor
    Courts
    • Supreme Court of Mississippi, 2012
    • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Mississippi, 2012
    • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Mississippi, 2012
    • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee, 2012
    Bar Admissions
    • Mississippi, 2012
    • Tennessee, 2012
    Professional Affiliations
    • Jackson Young Lawyers Association
    • Mississippi Bar, Health Law Section
    • American Health Lawyers Association
    Community Involvement
    • Fondren Church
    • Phoenix Club of Jackson, Board of Directors
    • First Presbyterian Day School, Youth Football Coach