Morris Manning & Martin, LLP

Clyde Mize, Jr.

Clyde E. Mize, Jr.

Phone: 678.686.6928
Fax: 404.843.2317
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Clyde Mize is Partner in the firm’s Residential Real Estate Practice at the Northside (North Atlanta) Office.  Mr. Mize practices in the areas of residential and commercial real estate, finance and government guaranteed lending. He represents clients in all phases of real estate including acquisitions, developments, financing and sales. He is an active member of the Atlanta real estate community and often speaks on a variety of issues of interest concerning the financial and real estate industries.  Mr. Mize is currently Chair of the firm’s Diversity Committee.

Prior to joining Morris, Manning & Martin, Mr. Mize practiced in Chicago in the areas of real estate and commercial litigation.  While in Chicago, Mr. Mize counseled individual and corporate clients regarding commercial and residential real estate, zoning and construction matters.

Representative Experience

  • Representation of investor purchasing over $3 billion of loans on distressed residential properties in  various phases of development throughout the Southeast.
  • Representation of USDA in auction and sale of portfolio of foreclosed property.
  • Representation of one of the Southeast’s largest lenders in the sale of their bank-owned residential properties.
  • Representation of many of the Southeast’s community banks and developers in loan workouts, debt resolution and dispositions.
  • Approved closing attorney for almost all banks and mortgage companies in the Southeast.


  • Named Best Mentor, Daily Report, Georgia Legal Awards (2018)
  • Presidential Award Recipient, National Bar Association (2018)
  • The Multicultural Leadership Award, Georgia Leadership Conference (2016)
  • President, Gate City Bar Association
  • Chair, State Bar of Georgia’s Diversity Program
  • Board of Directors, 100 Black Men of Atlanta
  • Board Member, Gate City Bar Foundation
  • YWCA of Northwest Georgia
  • Georgia Real Estate Closing Attorneys Association
  • Selected in Who’s Who in Black Atlanta (2009)

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