Joe W. Hendricks, Jr.
Joe W. Hendricks, Jr. is Of Counsel to Carver & DeBord, P.C. He is a partner with Brooks & Hendricks, PLLC, with offices in Russellville, KY and Springfield, TN. Joe is a trusted mentor and advisor to both Jenny and Cory. He is admitted to practice in Georgia, Kentucky, and Tennessee.
Joe graduated from Berry College and Georgia State University College of Law. He began practice in 1995 as an Assistant District Attorney in the Appalachian Judicial Circuit. After three years, Joe entered private practice in Canton, where he owned a successful solo firm. Joe focused on litigation and estate planning.
In 2004, Joe was elected District Attorney for the Appalachian Judicial Circuit. Joe spent the next eight years running a highly-regarded office. He won murder trials and successfully prosecuted corrupt public officials. His trial performance and moral courage won respect statewide, and he was invited to work with the Judicial Qualifications Commission to remove unethical judges.
Upon returning to private practice, Joe resumed his litigation and estate planning career. He takes a special interest in estate planning, working with a clientele ranging from large farmers to new parents. Joe, a WealthCounsel member, invests tremendous resources keeping up to date with the latest in probate law and estate taxation.
Jenny and Cory are honored to be affiliated with Joe. His vast trial experience, legal knowledge, and wisdom will serve our clients well.