Joseph R. Ford

Joe Ford practices primarily personal injury and worker’s compensation law as partner at Ford & Nichols. He has maintained a private practice in Loudon since 1997. Joe has extensive experience dealing with insurance companies and all facets of handling cases through the trial and appellate levels of the legal system. He has devoted his entire legal career to civil litigation involving car wrecks, wrongful death, workers' compensation, premises liability and retaliatory discharge. Joe was born is Augusta, Georgia in 1965 and moved to Loudon, Tennessee in 1978 when his father took a job at Watts Bar Nuclear Power Plant as a pipe-fitter working out of Local #150 of the Plumbers and Steamfitters Union of Augusta. Joe is a 1983 graduate of Loudon High School as is his partner and life-long friend, Brian Nichols. He obtained his undergraduate degree (B.S. Business, 1987) and law degree (J.D. 1990) from the University of Tennessee. Joe is licensed to practice in Tennessee state courts and the U.S. District Court for Eastern Tennessee.