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Jonathan Lewis Williams

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Social Security, Business, Estate Planning, Workers Compensation

About Me

I am a Nashville native and Larry Williams’ son. I have enjoyed getting to know people all across middle Tennessee representing fine folks who are injured due to car crashes and car wrecks, motorcycla accidents, construction injuries and other types of claims.  I have recently enjoyed represented homeowners in real estate litigation and business in contract disputes. I do not and have never represented an insurance company. In 2015 I was awarded the AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell.


 


I am the firm's managing partner and assist other attorneys in our firm with estate planning, probate, Social Security Disability and business law matters.


 


You are looking for the best injury attorney in Nashville. You deserve the best. In order to meet that expectation, I commit to every client that I will aggressively pursue the case. I am here when needed, I answer my phone. If you want to talk to your lawyer, I am here for you. If not, I promptly return phone calls and emails. I never forget that I work for you.


 


I graduated  from North Carolina State University graduating Cum Laude in 2003. Thereafter I received my J.D. from Nashville School of Law in 2007. While in law school I worked for my father as the firm's law clerk.


 


In college I was a three-year letter winner and member of two ACC Championship wrestling teams. I was also a a four-time recipient of the scholar athlete award and three times an ACC All Conference Academic Team member.


 


I currently serve as the President of the Middle Tennessee Wrestling Officials Association, a not-for-profit corporation chartered to promote amateur wrestling in middle Tennessee. On the weekends in the winter you will find me at high school and college-wrestling match as the referee. Otherwise, I will be on the golf course.


 


Professional affilitations include serving on the board of directors of the Tennessee Association for Justice, member of the Tennessee Bench/Bar Committee and former member of the Harry Phillips' Inn of Court.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Car Accidents: 30%
    9 years
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
    9 years
  3. Social Security: 15%
  4. Workers Compensation: 10%
    9 years
  5. Other: 20%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250/hour), Contingent (20-33%), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (90 minutes), Pro Bono (5%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

16 total 

  • Russell Warren Lewis IV

    I endorse this lawyer. Jonathan is everything you would want in a lawyer: he has extensive knowledge of the law, is always thorough and well-prepared, and has the respect of his peers.

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    Russell Lewis Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Matthew Charles Hardin

    Jonathan Williams is a very intelligent and tenacious litigator. He fights hard for his clients. Jonathan's excellent reputation in the legal community is well deserved. From the initial client meeting to trial, he carefully guides his clients along the path to justice. I highly recommend Jonathan.

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    Matthew Hardin Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Larry R. Williams, PLLC

The Barristers Building
329 Union Street
Nashville, TN, 37201

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TNActive200706/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Rising StarSuperLawyers2014
Rising StarSuperLawyers2013
Official of the yearMiddle Tennessee Wrestling Coaches Association2006

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLarry R. Williams, PLLC2007 - Present
Law ClerkLarry R. Williams, PLLC2003 - 2007

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Gulch Business Improvement DistrictBoard of Directors2013 - Present
Harry Phillips American Inn of CourtN/A2010 - 2012
Middle Tennessee Wrestling Officials AssociationPresident2004 - Present
Tennessee Association for JusticeBoard Member2003 - Present
Nashville Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Tennessee Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2003 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
John Freeman v. General Motors CorporationEmployer ordered to provide medical care
City of Brentwood v. George CawthonJury verdict
Quigley v. STHS Heart LLCJudgment for Plaintiff

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
AVVO Legal GuidesWho should pay my medical bills after a car wreck?2014
BlogNashville Injury Attorney BlogsN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
NASHVILLE SCHOOL OF LAWLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
North Carolina State UniversityPolitical Science - Pre LawBA2003

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Harry Phillips American Inn of CourtJudicial Rescual Rules2012
Harry Phillips' American Inns of CourtThe use of social media in civil litigation2011