William T. Ramsey

Neal & Harwell, PLC

William T. Ramsey joined Neal & Harwell in 1981.  The primary focus of his practice is complex civil and criminal litigation. He also has a significant entertainment law practice representing artists and entertainers.  He is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, all federal and state courts in Tennessee, and many other federal circuit courts of appeals.

Mr. Ramsey has represented a variety of defendants in federal white collar prosecutions and investigations, including bank, healthcare, securities, tax and mail and wire fraud cases.  His extensive civil jury trial experience includes cases involving personal injury, business torts, computer and technology litigation, and complex commercial transactions. His practice also encompasses securities litigation and securities and business dispute arbitration, both as arbitrator and advocate.

He is responsible for the design, implementation and operation of all technology systems at Neal & Harwell and has lectured extensively on the use of technology in the practice of law, litigation involving computers and technology, and the impact of the internet on litigation and general law practice.

Mr. Ramsey was a law clerk for the Honorable Harry Phillips of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit prior to joining Neal & Harwell.

Mr. Ramsey graduated in 1973 from Georgia Institute of Technology with high honors in Mechanical Engineering.  He received his J.D. degree in 1980 from the University of Tennessee College of Law, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif and Law Review.  He was awarded the Michie Law Publishing Award for graduating first in his law school class.

My Sessions

Beat the Clock: Technology to Save You Time and Keep You Young

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Attorney Bill Ramsey and Tech Entrepreneur Phil Hampton are back with a fresh look at the latest technology trends, gadgets, and apps impacting legal professionals in 2024. They will focus on technologies to help professionals “Beat the Clock”. They will survey the best new tech gadgets helping stressed professionals save time, improve efficiency, and create […]


The Bill & Phil Show 2024: Artificial Intelligence Gets Real

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With the explosion of Artificial Intelligence (AI) integration in many applications and gadgets that we use every day, it’s easy to get lost in the sea of lofty promises for AI. Bill and Phil explore practical applications of AI in the real world both in legal-specific technology and in productivity gadgets used by professionals of […]