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John Matthew Orr
  • Associate Attorney






John "Matthew" Orr is an associate attorney at Farese, Farese & Farese, P.A. in Oxford, Mississippi. He received his undergraduate degree in English from Mississippi State University in 2014. During undergrad, Matthew studied abroad at the Universidad de Alcalá in Alcalá de Henares, Spain. Matthew graduated cum laude from the University of Mississippi School of Law in 2017. He is licensed to practice in all Mississippi state courts and in the United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi. Matthew is a member of the American Bar Association and the Mississippi Bar Association. In his free time, Matthew enjoys spending time with his lovely wife, Claire; his Golden Retriever, MoonPie; and his cat, Nina. He also enjoys running, spending time in the gym, and riding his bike. Matthew is an avid Mississippi State sports fan, often to his detriment.


  • English
  • Spanish

Areas Of Practice

  • Civil 100%

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 2017
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Mississippi, 2017
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi, 2017


  • University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford, Mississippi
    • J.D.
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Mississippi State University, English, Mississippi
    • B.A. - 2014
    • Major: English


  • Sigma Phi Epsilon