Skip to main content

About me

I've grown up on a farm, served in the Navy, and seen the bright lights of New York, Los Angeles, London and Paris.  I strive to combine the best of all worlds - but always to find the simplest answers for any legal issue. 


Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 30%
  2. Estate Planning: 20%
  3. General Practice: 20%
  4. Litigation: 10%
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 

Attorney endorsements

1 total 

Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer

  • John David Drake

    William Ira Howell Acuff is a great lawyer and a good friend. I've seen him work hard for the benefit of his clients. I look forward to working with him again in the future.


    John Drake Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Acuff & Acuff, P.C.

101 S Jefferson Ave

Cookeville, TN, 38501


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Line OfficerUnited States Navy1989 - 1991
Association namePosition nameDuration
Tennessee State Bar Association, House of DelegatesMember2000 - Present
Putnam County Bar AssociationVice President1997 - 1998
Putnam County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Tennessee Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Christian Legal SocietyMemberN/A
Tennessee Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Muheljic v. RobinsonJury veridct in favor of Plaintiff for $139,970.00
Estate of Sara Bell v. Chad BellJury verdict in favor of Plaintiff for $14,000,000.00
See all legal cases 
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pepperdine University School of Law LawJD - Juris Doctor1994
University of the SouthN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1987