Matthew T. Dixon

Matthew T. Dixon

Butler County Public Defender
  • Criminal Law, Bankruptcy, Divorce...
  • Mississippi, Ohio
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A Middletown, Ohio, native, Matthew T. Dixon is a graduate of Edgewood High School in nearby Trenton. He earned his undergraduate degree from his grandfather's alma mater, Mississippi State University, in 1996 and his doctor of jurisprudence, magna cum laude, from the Mississippi College School of Law in 2000. Prior to returning to his hometown, he was employed as the senior associate attorney at the law firm of Henley, Lotterhos & Henley, PLLC, in Jackson, Mississippi, practicing primarily in the fields of debtor/creditor law and insurance subrogation. Previously, he had assisted in criminal defense as a legal extern and intern for the Office of the Public Defender of Hinds County, Mississippi, and clerked for William D. Baxley, Attorney at Law, preparing cases for a general law practice focused on divorce, bankruptcy and criminal defense. He was honorably discharged in 1998 after five years in the United States Army Reserve, serving as a Specialist E-4/51 Tango in the 412th Engineer Command. In support of his community, he serves on the Board of Directors of the Middletown Symphony Orchestra, as a Trustee for the Middletown Historical Society, and as a volunteer for the Middletown Community Foundation, including as an interviewer on its Scholarship Selection Committee. He is an active member of the Kiwanis Club of Middletown, the Middletown YMCA, First United Methodist Church of Middletown, Preservation Restoration and Improvement of South Main (PRISM) and The Chamber of Commerce Serving Middletown, Monroe, and Trenton. He is also a member of the Ohio State Bar Association, Mississippi Bar, Mid-Miami Valley Bar Association, Butler County Bar Association, Cincinnati Bar Association and American Bar Association.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • Bankruptcy
  • Divorce
  • Probate
  • Personal Injury
  • Collections
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Mississippi
Ohio
5th Circuit
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Assistant Public Defender
Butler County Public Defender
- Current
Attorney at Law
Shew & Dixon Law Office
- Current
Matthew T. Dixon, Attorney at Law LLC
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Assistant Prosecutor
City of Middletown - Prosecutor's Office
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Associate Attorney
Henley, Lotterhos & Henley, PLLC
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Extern
Hinds County, Mississippi - Office of the Public Defender
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Extern
Hinds County, Mississippi - Office of the Public Defender
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Specialist
412th EnCom - United States Army Reserve
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Education
Mississippi College School of Law
J.D. (2000) | Law
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Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Activities: Externship with Hinds County Public Defender
Mississippi State University
B.A. (1996) | English
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Professional Associations
Ohio State Bar # 0084484
Member
- Current
Butler County Bar Association # 0084484
Member
- Current
Mississippi Bar Association # 100059
Member
- Current
Websites & Blogs
Website
Shew & Dixon Law Office Middletown, Ohio
Contact & Map
Shew & Dixon Law Office
16 North Main Street
Middletown, OH 45042
USA
Telephone: (513) 422-4227
Fax: (513) 422-2793