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Janeita Lynn Lentz

Janeita Lynn Lentz

also known as JAN LENTZ

Practice areas:

Commercial, Family, Divorce & Separation, Child Support, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Immigration

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About Me

Over the course of my legal career I have obtained experience in Immigration Law, Bankruptcy Law, and Divorce and Family Law. I recently switched practice areas and am now focusing on Commercial Litigation and Collections practice.

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Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Commercial: 60%
  2. Child Support: 10%
  3. Divorce & Separation: 10%
  4. Family: 10%
    4 years
  5. Other: 10%
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Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Jeremiah Lucius McGuire

    Ms. Lentz is a valuable member of our legal community. She approaches everything she does with professionalism and the utmost respect for all parties involved, as well as, the legal system. I would highly recommend Ms. Lentz to handle matters of family law.

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    Jeremiah McGuire Child Support Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Lee Alan Thompson

    Although I do not know Ms. Lentz personally, I have had the opportunity to review her answers to questions on this site and find her responses to be concise and well thought out and a great help to the people coming here to ask legal questions and therefore, I endorse her.

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    Lee Thompson Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info

Mendelson Law Firm

PO Box 7235
799 Estate Place
MEMPHIS, TN, 38187-0235

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TNActive200906/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro Bono Service AwardCommunity Legal Center2011
CALI Award for Problems in BankruptcyCALI2009
Finalist, Advanced Moot Court CompetitionUniversity of Memphis Moot Court Board2007

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateMendelson Law Firm2014 - 2014
AssociateRice, Amundsen & Caperton, PLLC2011 - 2014
Title IV-D Staff AttorneyShelby County Child Support Services/Maximus/State of Tennessee2010 - 2011
Legal Assistant/CaseworkerShelby County Child Support Services2009 - 2010
Judicial ExternU.S. Bankruptcy Court2009 - 2009
Immigration Program CoordinatorCommunity Legal Center2008 - 2009

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tennessee Bar AssociationN/A2011 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present
Memphis Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionN/A2009 - Present
University of Memphis Moot Court BoardN/A2007 - 2009
Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court TeamN/A2007 - 2009

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Lofton v. Loftonsuccessful
Holdsworth v. Holdsworthsuccessful on all issues

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Memphis - Cecil C. Humphreys School of LawN/AJuris Doctor2009
Middle Tennessee State UniversityMass CommunicationBachelor of Science2003
Middle Tennessee State UniversityForeign LanguageBachelor of Science2003

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
RICE CLEChild Support Guidelines2011