Lewis, Thomason, King, Krieg & Waldrop, P.C.

William C. Podesta

Will Podesta joined Lewis Thomason as an associate in the firm’s Memphis office in September, 2017. He practices in the areas of health care liability and general civil litigation.

Mr. Podesta graduated magna cum laude from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law in 2017.  During his tenure, he served as business editor of Volume 47 of the University of Memphis Law Review and was a volunteer income tax preparer in the Vita Clinic.

Prior to law school, Mr. Podesta earned his Bachelor of Science degree in finance and supply chain management at the University of Tennessee in 2011. He has several years of experience in the Intermodal Transportation Industry.


  • Memphis Bar Association



  • Business Editor, University of Memphis Law Review, Volume 47
  • Cali Awards – Criminal Law; Appellate Advocacy; Advanced Constitutional Law: The Freedom of Speech; Legislation; Elder Law; Criminal Procedure II; Maritime Law; and Commercial Law

Memphis Office

One Commerce Square
29th Floor
40 South Main Street
Memphis, Tennessee 38103
Telephone (901) 525-8721
FAX (901) 525-6722


University of Tennessee, B.S., 2011

University of Memphis, magna cum laude, J.D., 2017

Bar Admission

Tennessee, 2017

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