Profile Details


Firm Name:
Wicker Smith O'Hara McCoy & Ford PA
Medical Defense
First Name:
John F.
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Areas of Practice:
Plaintiff/Defense Medical Liability; Corporate/Business Litigation; General Negligence Litigation
John Floyd has been a trial lawyer since 1990, trying 92 jury trials (business/professional negligence) to verdict. In addition, he has tried numerous cases before State regulatory boards and judges throughout Tennessee. He is certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and Civil Pretrial Practice Advocacy by the National Board of Civil Pretrial Practice Advocacy. He is also certified as a Specialist in Medical Malpractice by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys. His practice focuses on business and corporate litigation and the representation of individuals in negligence cases throughout Tennessee, northern Mississippi and Kentucky. Although the majority of his practice is in Tennessee, Mr. Floyd frequently represents clients nationwide in a variety of civil cases.

Mr. Floyd has received several honorary distinctions in his career including nomination and recognition in the national publications of Mid-South Super Lawyers 2007 - 2015, which recognizes attorneys that have achieved substantial success in their career. He has also been recognized by the Nashville Post as one of the top 101 attorneys in Nashville for 2010. Mr. Floyd has received the highest attorney rating (AV) from Martindale-Hubbell which is a testament to the fact that his peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence.

John is admitted to practice before all State Trial and Appellate Courts, the United States Supreme Court, United States District Court for the Middle, Eastern and Western Districts of Tennessee, United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, and the Supreme Court of Tennessee.
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Tn 014310