J. Matthew Eichelberger

J. Matthew Eichelberger

Criminal Defense Attorney

Jackson, MS





No Misconduct



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About Me

Passionately concerned with the rights of those accused of crimes, I stand up for those our society seeks to punish.  I specialize in the defense of felony and misdemeanor criminal charges and asserting the civil rights of citizens abused by our criminal justice system.

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Matt saved our family

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client 8 days ago.

In a legal system full of "check the box" mentality, Matt Eichelberger cares about the truth. When our family came under attack, Matt stepped in and...

Excellent Experience

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client over 1 year ago.

During one of the worst times of my life, Matt helped make me feel at ease. He not only made me feel more confident in the system, he took care of...
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Lance O'Neal Mixon
Lance Mixon

Flowood, MS

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Matt Eichelberger. He is one of the most talented criminal defense lawyers around, and is tough as nails in the courtroom. Lance Mixon
Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Matthew. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
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2003 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of Mississippi.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/14/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2012 – present

The Eichelberger Law Firm, PLLC


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2003 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Mississippi School of Law


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2013 Trial Lawyer of the Year

Mississippi Association for Justice


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2003- present Member

Mississippi Bar

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Eichelberger on Mississippi Criminal Law


Speaking Engagements

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Dr. Steven Hayne: How to Fight Back

at MPDA CLE Conference

Setting Up a Law Office: Low-Cost, High-Reward Tech

at MAJ Mid-Year Convention

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