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About Me

Maria House is the managing partner of the House Law Group PLLC, an association of attorneys, based out of Tupelo, MS, that assists clients in the areas of debt collect, estate planning and general practice matters such as personal injury including Workers' Compensation claims; criminal defense issues involving DUIs, probation violations, and other felony and misdemeanor charges; bankruptcy work for both chapter 7 and chapter 13 personal consumer filings; and immigration issues. As part of the full-service law firm, the House Law Group also handle issues involving employment law, landlord/tenant matters, Wills and Estate Planning, and other civil matters. Ms. House is licensed in Mississippi and Tennessee.


Practice Areas


  1. General Practice: 50%
  2. Estate Planning: 25%
  3. Debt Collection: 25%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • John M O'Brien

    A truly excellent attorney well respected in the legal community. I wholeheartedly recommend her to anyone looking for a lawyer who knows the law and truly cares about protecting the rights of her clients and getting them the most favorable result possible.


    John O'Brien Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Stephen Ross Cohen

    I have the opportunity and pleasure of reading Ms, Pardue's comments and advice. She is very methodical, precise and uses good common sense as well as the law in giving advice. Advice that I often concur in and would recommend people follow.


    Stephen Cohen Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Maria House, Attorney at Law

500 West Main Street
PO Box 1591
Tupelo, MS, 38804


MSAuthorized to practice law201409/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Gold Circle MemberVeterans of Foreign Wars of the United States2012
Top 100 Trial Attorneys in TennesseeNational Trial Lawyers2011
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerHouse Law Group, PLLC2010 - Present
Law Clerk to Honorable Talmadge LittlejohnFirst District Chancery Court2013 - 2014
Of Counsel AttorneyJones Law Group, PLLC2011 - 2013
Pro Bono AttorneyLegal Aid of Nashville2010 - 2011
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Lee County Bar Association, Young Lawyer CommitteeTreasurer2015 - Present
Lee County Bar Association, Young Lawyer CommitteeSocial Chair2014 - 2015
Mississippi State BarMember2013 - Present
National Association of Professional WomenVice-President, Nashville Chapter2011 - 2013
Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2011 - 2013
Nashville Bar AssociationMember2011 - 2013
Law Association for Women, Marion Griffin ChapterMember2010 - Present
Tennessee Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western Michigan University Cooley Law SchoolLitigationJuris Doctorate - Cum Laude2010
Baylor University Graduate SchoolEnglish and Language ArtsMS: Education - Strickland Scholar2004
Baylor UniversityEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts2002
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Girl Scouts Negotiation DayThe Art of Negotiation2011
Legal Night for Lebanon, TN Girl ScoutsMock Trial and Introduction to LawN/A