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Phone: (901) 522-9000 Fax: (901) 527-3746 jlindsey@martintate.com Download vCard
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Tennessee
Court Admissions
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee

Jonathan A. Lindsey’s practice focuses on Business/Tax, including PILOT tax incentives and property tax matters, and on general civil litigation, including commercial litigation and insurance litigation. After graduating first in his class from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, Jonathan joined Martin, Tate, Morrow & Marston, P.C. as an Associate in July 2012. Previously, he was a Summer Associate with the firm in 2011. 

Areas of Practice

  • Payment In Lieu of Tax ("PILOT") and Other Incentive Programs
  • State and Local Tax
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Business Planning

Education

  • University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law (J.D., summa cum laude, 2012); Managing Editor, The University of Memphis Law Review
  • University of Memphis, College of Education (M.A.T., 2007)
  • University of Memphis (B.A, summa cum laude, 2003)

Honors and Activities

  • Young Lawyers Division of Memphis Bar Association, Board Member, 2016
  • Greater Memphis Chamber, SoundCheck, Chairman’s Outer Circle, 2015-2016
  • Millennials for Memphis, Board of Directors, 2015-2016
  • Leo S. Bearman, Sr. Chapter of American Inns of Court, Pupil, 2011-2012
  • Judicial Intern to the Honorable Bernice B. Donald, United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, 2010-2011
  • Judicial Intern to the Honorable Edward G. Bryant, Magistrate Judge, United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, 2010
  • Recipient, Herbert Herff Presidential Law Scholarship, 2009-2012
  • CALI Awards for Excellence (highest grade in class): Sales, Trial Advocacy, Secured Transactions, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Civil Procedure II, Civil Procedure, and Torts
  • Dean’s Award for Excellence: Best Appellate Brief, 2010; Best Memorandum; 2009
  • Best Bluebook Editing Award, Law Review Summer Competition, 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Memphis Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • American Bar Association