Reed is a member of Butler Snow’s Business Department and practices within the Finance, Real Estate & Restructuring Group.

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Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 2012
  • District of Columbia, 2013
  • U.S. District Courts
    • Mississippi: Northern, Southern
  • U.S. Court of Appeals
    • 5th Circuit

Civic Involvement

  • Pinelake Church, Deacon
  • Christian Legal Society, Board Member
  • Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project, Board Member
  • Youth Sports, Coach


  • Best Lawyers in America®
    • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships), 2021-2022
    • Copyright Law, 2019-2022
  • Super Lawyers®
    • Mid-South Rising Star, Business/Corporate, 2020-2021

Education & Honors

  • Mississippi College School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 2012
    • Associate Editor, Mississippi College Law Review
  • Mississippi College, B.S., History, magna cum laude, 2006
    • Member, Varsity Baseball


  • Represented landlords and tenants in leases for retail, office, and telecommunications purposes.
  • Represented buyers and sellers in commercial real estate transactions.
  • ​Represented privately held businesses in sale, acquisition, and combination transactions.
  • ​Private business strategy and planning, including corporate formation, structuring and organization.

Papers, Presentations, & Publications

  • ​Co-Author, “2021 Mississippi Real Estate Law and Practice Section,” Chambers Global Practice Guides – USA Regional Real Estate, May 2021.
  • Co-Author, “2020 Mississippi Real Estate Law and Practice Section,” Chambers Global Practice Guides – USA Regional Real Estate, May 2020.
  • Co-Presenter, Mississippi Bar Convention, “To Be An LLC, Or Not To Be: Tips On Corporate Formation,” July 11, 2017
  • ​Co-Presenter, Mississippi Road Builders Association, July 21, 2014.
  • Co-Presenter and Panelist, Northeast Mississippi Health Underwriters Association, April 25, 2013.
  • Author, “Jones v. Fluor Daniel Services and Mississippi’s Statute of Limitations for Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress,” 30 Miss. C. L. Rev. 555 (2012)