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Kenneth Shannon Williams

Kenneth Shannon Williams

also known as Ken Williams

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Employment & Labor, Probate, Defective and Dangerous Products

About Me

I am a partner and trial lawyer with Madewell, Jared, Halfacre, Williams & Wilson located in Cookeville, Tennessee. My law firm serves the needs of clients throughout the Upper Cumberland. It is my goal to treat my clients with compassion and respect, to handle their matters as if they were my own, and to achieve the best possible result. 




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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1983

  1. Employment & Labor: 25%
  2. Car Accidents: 25%
  3. Personal Injury: 25%
  4. Probate: 15%
  5. Defective and Dangerous Products: 10%



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

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Contact Info

230 N Washington Ave
Po Box 721
Cookeville, TN, 38501-2642



Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerMadewell. Jared, Halfacre, Williams & Wilson1998 - 2015
AttorneyLaw Offices of Kenneth S. Williams1996 - 1998
AttorneyMadewell & Jared1990 - 1996
AssociateGlankler Brown Gilliland Chase Robinson & Raines1986 - 1990
AssociateBaker Worthington Crossley Stansberry & Woolfe1984 - 1986
Law ClerkTennessee Court Of Criminal Appeals1983 - 1984

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Weather Station Fishing AssociationMember1997 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Cantrell v. R.E. West, Inc., 2014 WL 3511046 (M.D. Tenn. July 14, 2014)Settlement
Hullett v. DeKalb Cnty., Tenn., 2012 WL 398288 (M.D. Tenn. Feb. 7, 2012)Settlement
Crouch v. Guardian Angel Nursing, Inc., 2009 WL 3738095 (M.D. Tenn. Nov. 4, 2009)Verdict for Plaintiffs

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Tennessee College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
University of TennesseeEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1980