Areas of Practice

Bankruptcy & Debt Restructuring

Ward Law Firm represents all types of interests in the bankruptcy and restructuring process. We have represented secured lenders, individual unsecured creditors, debtors and trustees. We have also negotiated the purchases of assets in bankruptcy. Our practice concentrates on personal and small business bankruptcy issues, primarily Chapter 7 and Chapter 13.

Civil Litigation

Ward Law Firm is familiar with the demands of litigation and will help clients throughout their case to its resolution, whether the case involves a simple dispute or one of greater complexity. We strive to be accessible to our clients and to take direction from them, while providing our best advice to our clients at each step of the way.  Going above and beyond is the standard we set for every single case.

Property Law & Eminent Domain

Ward Law Firm is experienced in all types of Real Estate law and related litigation. We can also assist clients whether they are a homeowner or a commercial property owner.  Our eminent domain lawyer may help challenge the government’s authority to take a client’s property for public use or demand that fair value is paid.

Personal Injury

Ward Law Firm handles cases for victims of personal injury to fight to recover damages for the victim and protect the interest of the family. From a simple slip and fall to a wrongful death case, the firm has litigated these cases throughout the region.

Business & Corporate Law

Ward Law Firm represents dozens of small businesses across the state and region.  Our firm represents individuals, partnerships, limited liability companies and corporations in business formation, structuring and negotiating contracts, capitalization and mergers and acquisitions. Contact Ward Law Firm for all of your business needs.

Criminal Defense

Ward Law Firm protects your rights with legal representation. Our office provides legal services for criminal cases ranging from petty theft and DUIs to the most serious of crimes. We are experienced in all the courts in our area and do everything in our power to insure the rights of our clients are protected.

Social Security Disability

Ward Law Firm represents clients in a wide variety of Social Security Disability Matters at every stage of the process. We handle cases at the appeals, reconsideration and hearing stage for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits. Let us guide you through this process.


Ward Law Firm lawyers assist in writing contracts and agreements; they know the correct contract formats and legal terms to protect and enhance your rights in case things don’t go as planned.  The firm practices in the areas of residential, commercial and development real estate transactions, including drafting and negotiation of real estate contracts and leases.

Probate & Estate Planning

Ward Law Firm is a full service law firm in the preparation of wills, probate, and estate planning.  The process can be confusing and emotional, let our firm point you in the right direction.

Divorce & Family Law

Ward Law Firm attorneys help people navigate through the confusing and complex pre and post divorce process. Ward Law Firm focuses on divorce issues, including Tennessee child custody laws, alimony laws and child support in Tennessee. Family law issues are often the most stressful in the legal field, let us help you.

Election Law

Ward Law Firm has experience representing candidates, elected officials and political entities advising them of the confusing web of election law and campaign finances.  The firm has represented clients in election contests and protected the rights of candidates.

Entertainment Law

Ward Law Firm offers a broad range of legal services to clients involved in the creation, production and management of creative works and entertainment law including copyright law, music publishing, record labels, media and general business matters. The firm represents recording artists, songwriters, producers, artist managers, music publishers, music industry entrepreneurs and businesses involved with the creation, use and distribution of copyrighted works.

Animal Law

Ward Law Firm protect the rights of people when they have been attacked by an animal or if animals are attacked. Our animal law attorney has experience in dog bite cases, unlawful killing of family pets, and negligent killing of family pets. We protects both the rights of the people who own pets and the people who have been harmed by animals belonging to another.

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