William B. Hicky is a West Tennessee native, having been born and raised in Memphis. He graduated from the University of Mississippi in 2003 with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, where he was a member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars and on the Chancellor’s Honor Roll. William also received his law degree from the University of Mississippi College of Law in 2006.
William is admitted to practice in all of the State and Federal Courts of Tennessee, including the Federal Bankruptcy Courts, 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, and Supreme Court of the United States of America.
William focuses his practice in the areas of personal injury, car & tractor trailer wrecks, wrongful death, medical malpractice, premises liability, and workers’ compensation. He also has extensive experience in commercial litigation. Lastly, William is actively expanding his role in commercial and real estate transactions.
William is a member of the Tennessee and Nashville Bar Associations where he currently serves as a Board Member of the Young Lawyers Division and co-chairs the annual Nashville BAR Association’s fundraiser, Carbolic Smoke Ball. He is also a member of the Harry J. Phillips American Inn of Courts.
Prior to joining Rudy, Wood, Winstead, Williams & Hardin, PLLC, William was an associate at Taylor, Pigue, Marchetti & Blair, PLLC in Nashville where he primarily concentrated in the areas of personal injury and workers’ compensation defense. In addition, he represented numerous financial institutions in debt collection and bankruptcy proceedings.
William has been long-active in the Nashville philanthropic community and has been named one of Nashville’s Top 30 Under 30 by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. He is a member of St. George’s Episcopal Church.