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Leah Lloyd Hillis received her undergraduate degree from Rhodes College and graduated magna cum laude from the University of Memphis School of Law in 2005.  During her time in Law School, Leah received Excellence Awards in Advanced Constitutional Law, Non-Profit Organizations, Secured Transactions, and Juvenile Law.  


Following a clerkship for United States Magistrate S. Thomas Anderson of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, Leah began practicing law in 2006 and has focused exclusively on family law for the past four years. 


In addition to participation in litigation matters, Leah has also completed the training necessary to participate in collaborative law matters and is listed by Tennessee's Alternative Dispute Resolution Commission as a General Civil Mediator. 


Contact info

Shea Moskovitz McGhee

530 Oak Court Drive
Suite 355
Memphis, TN, 38117

Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 35%
  2. Family: 30%
  3. Child Custody: 20%
  4. Adoption: 15%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Malcolm Brown Futhey III

    Leah is a very skilled and professional attorney.


    Malcolm Futhey Business Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Tiffany Taylor Bowders

    Having worked with Ms. Hillis, I know that she is an excellent attorney and a hard-working advocate for her clients.


    Tiffany Bowders Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyShea, Moskovitz & McGhee, PLC2011 - Present
AttorneyBurch Porter & Johnson, PLLC2006 - 2011
Clerk for U.S. Magistrate S. Thomas AndersonUnited States District Court2005 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
Memphis Collaborative AllianceMember2011 - Present
Association for Women AttorneysBoard Member2009 - Present
Christ Community Health ServicesBoard Member2008 - Present
Memphis Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Memphis Bar Association Family Law SectionMemberN/A
Memphis Bar Association Leadership ForumParticipant2008 - 2009
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Kevin Turner v. Stephanie D. Turner,No. W2013-01833-SC-R11-CVRemand to determine if exceptional circumstances exist justifying denial of relief from a void judgment.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Memphis Business JournalProfile2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Memphis - Cecil C. Humphreys School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
Rhodes CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
WREG News Channel 3How the Child Support System Works2014
WREG News Channel 3Legalities New Moms Need to Know2014