Mr. Williams received his undergraduate education at The University of the South (Sewanee) and at Memphis State University (now the University of Memphis), with a B.A. in 1977. His received his law degree from the University of Memphis in 1981. While in law school he was the Courtroom Clerk and later, the Law Clerk to Chancellor Robert A. Hoffmann, Shelby County Chancery Court.
He is admitted to practice law in all courts in the State of Tennessee, as well as before the Sixth Federal Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Williams generally handles probate, conservatorship and estate matters, as well as Workers’ Compensation, representing both plaintiffs and defendants.
Mr. Williams holds an AV Preeminent rating with Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating assigned to a lawyer by that widely respected rating service.
Mr. Williams is a Member of the American Bar Association, the Tennessee Bar Association, the Memphis Bar Association, and the Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association. He is a member of the Probate and Estate Planning Section of the Memphis Bar Association.