Scott R. Hendrix


Scott R. Hendrix practices primarily in the area of commercial law and litigation, with an emphasis in representation of banks and other financial institutions, utilities and related software and service providers and manufacturing entities. Mr. Hendrix also has defended matters related to employment law, intellectual property, professional liability, personal injury and insurance defense.



  • University of Mississippi, B.B.A. manga cum laude, 1994
  • University of Mississippi School of Law, Juris Doctor, cum laude 1997
  • Phi Kappa Phi and Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity
  • Watkins Ludlam & Stennis Scholarship in Law
  • Hugh C. “Buzzy” Clayton Scholarship in Law
  • Wynn Scholarship in Law


  • Mississippi Bar; Business Law Section; Real Property Section, Intellectual Property Section, Young Lawyers Division of the Mississippi Bar, Board of Directors, 1999 to 2005
  • Lee County Bar Association
  • Lee County Young Lawyers Association, President 2000 to 2001, Vice President 1999 to 2000
  • First Judicial District Bar Association
  • Electric Cooperative Bar Association, 2005 to present

Professional Acknowledgments

  • Editor-in-Chief, Mississippi Law Journal Vol. 66
  • Mississippi Outstanding Young Lawyer 2005
  • Electric Power Associations of Mississippi Statutory Committee
  • Mississippi Banker’s Association Legal Committee
  • Electric Cooperative Bar Association – Director, National Board of Directors
  • TVPPA Legal Committee – Chairman and Committee Member

Other Achievements / Awards

  • General Counsel to the following:
    • Central Service Association
    • Tombigbee Electric Power Association
    • The Monroe County Electric Power Association
    • Gum Tree Fabrics, Inc.

Previous Employment

  • Partner, Mitchell, Voge and Hendrix, LP, 1997-2005

Court Admissions

  • Admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Mississippi
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth and Sixth Circuits
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • Renasant Bank, Lee County Associate Board, 2011
  • United Methodist Senior Services, Board of Directors, 2010
  • Member of The Orchard Church, Tupelo, Mississippi
  • Tupelo High School, Mock Trial Competition Coach, 2001 to 2004
  • Alpha Gamma Foundation, Director, Trustee and Treasurer, January 2000 to Present
  • Alpha Gamma of Chi Psi Fraternity Alumni Association, Board of Directors, 1994 to 1997
  • Northeast Mississippi Historical and Genealogical Society
  • Sons of the American Revolution, Vice-President

Bar Admissions

  • Admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Mississippi
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Sixth Circuits, The United States Supreme Court.


  • 1997

Published Opinions

  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi:
    • Brasel v. JPMorgan Chase, N.A., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 85830 (N.D. Miss. 2014), June 24, 2014.
    • Sheppard v. Morris & Assocs., 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 43941 (N.D. Miss. 2012), March 29, 2012.
    • Ollie v. Tombigbee Elec. Power Ass’n, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 42656 (N.D. Miss. 2010), April 30, 2010.
    • Pamperin, Inc. v. Plass, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 33318 (N.D. Miss. 2010), March 30, 2010.
    • Tupelo Mfg. Co. v. Cope Indus., 2006 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 28714 (N.D. Miss. 2006), May 11, 2006 (multiple published opinions in case).
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Mississippi:
    • Renasant Bank v. Goodin (In re Goodin), 2016 Bankr. LEXIS 3669 (Bankr. N.D. Miss.2016), October 7, 2016.
    • Renasant Bank v. Harber (In re Harber), 2015 Bankr. LEXIS 1797 (Bankr. N.D. Miss. 2015), May 29, 2015.
    • Renasant Bank v. Glidewell (In re Glidewell), 2013 Bankr. LEXIS 1502 (Bankr. N.D. Miss. 2013), April 9, 2013.
    • In re Mantachie Apt. Homes, LLC, 488 B.R. 325 (Bankr. N.D. Miss. 2013), March 12, 2013.
  • Mississippi Supreme Court:
    • Holland v. The Peoples Bank & Trust Co., 3 So. 3d 94 (2008).


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