mary elizabeth milek

Divorce & Child Custody Attorney


North Mississippi Family Law

My practice concentration is in cases before the Chancery Courts in Mississippi.  Matters in Chancery Court include, divorce, irreconcilable divorce, alimoney, child custody, child support, visitation, paternity, grandparent visitation, grandparent rights, modification, contempt, emancipation of minors, name changes, adoption, guardianship, conservatorship, termination of parental rights, contract disputes, division of retirement assets (qdro), cases involving the Department of Human Services,  wills and estates.  I also practice in Youth Court.

I cover a large geographic area that includes the 7th Chancery District - Bolivar, Coahoma, Leflore, Quitman, Tallahatchie and Tunica Counties, the 3rd Chancery District - Desoto, Grenada, Montgomery, Panola, Tate and Yalobusha Counties, the 18th Chancery District - Benton, Calhoun, Lafayette, Marshall and Tippah Counties, and the 1st Chancery District - Alcorn, Itawamba, Monroe, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Lee, Tishomingo and Union Counties.  I do not charge for initial consultations any typically meet clients in Oxford, Batesville and Hernando. 

Get in touch with me to set up a consultation, or use the contact form at the bottom of this page to inquire whether my services are right for you.  For immediate service, call 662.801.7523.



➤ mailing address

Post Office Box 1144
Oxford MS 38655-1144




Areas of Practice


From simple irreconcilable divorce with few assets, to high conflict contested divorce with substantial marital assets, I can help you in this transition in your life. Divorce can be as difficult as the death of a close family member.


Nothing is more satisfying in Family Law than a successful adoption.  Contact me  if I can help bring the joy of adoption to your family.

child custody/support/visitation

Disputes between parents, when it comes to children, can be the most difficult matters before the Chancery Courts.  Keep in mind that children have a right to love both of their parents.


If someone is not following the orders of the Court, it may be necessary to have them held in contempt, to insure future performance.  If a Court order is not working or situations change, modification may be appopriate. 

grandparent rights/visitation

The love between a grandparent and grandchild is a special bond.  The factors used in Grandparent cases are listed in Martin v. Coop. Grandparent rights are limited in Mississippi.  Call to see if I can help you.


Guardianships and conservatorships are created by statute in Mississippi, and the statutes must be strictly complied with.  Many occasions, time is of the essence in these cases.  Contact me if I can assist you.


A hundred years from now it will not matter what sort of house I lived in, what my bank account was, or the kind of car I drove, but the world may be different because I was important in the life of my child.
— Unknown


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