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William Ira Howell Acuff

William Ira Howell Acuff

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, General Practice, Estate Planning, Employment & Labor, Workers Compensation, Litigation

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

Licensed since 1994

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

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • 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




Professional Misconduct

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

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pepperdine University School of Law LawJD - Juris Doctor1994
University of the SouthN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1987