The law firm of Ainley, Hoover & Hoover, PLLC began in early 1992 with the association of Michael L. Ainley of Paris, Tennessee and Vicki H. Hoover at the Nashville School of Law. Their friendship turned into a law partnership and within a year of forming the law partnership, Mike and Vicki decided to form a personal partnership and were married May 4, 1993.
Michael L. Ainley - Attorney and Partner
Michael L. "Mike" Ainley is the founder, and Managing Partner for the firm. His area of practice includes Personal Injury, Criminal Defense of Felony and Misdemeanor cases, with emphasis on alcohol and drug related offences, Divorce and Child Custody as well as Civil Litigation. Mike's aggressive style and determination to succeed, makes him one of the most sought after lawyers in the area. He grew up on a small farm near Palmersville, Tennessee where he learned the value of hard work, and how to be resourceful. Mike says, "Our law firm is built on the premise of service. The success rate for our clients is very high. Our clients expect and deserve our best on each and every matter, and we will give it. No one will work harder, longer, or smarter; and that is what makes us THE law firm to hire."
Vicki H. Hoover - Attorney and Partner
Ms. Hoover's legal prowess is well known throughout Northwest Tennessee. Her dynamic and persuasive speaking ability has lead to a tremendous winning experience in trial litigation. Vicki's successful courtroom demeanor and professionalism is exhibited in her many victories including a 2.2 million dollar jury verdict in a small rural Tennessee Town.
She is a lawyer that you can depend on to represent you zealously whether she is in the court room or in a settlement conference. You will find her knowledge of the law, her preparation of your case and her negotiation skills are second to none. Your will be very glad she is setting beside you rather than facing you from the other side of the table.
Vicki Hoover is a particular advocate for Family Law. She has earned much respect for her unique negotiating standards. Her parenting recommendations in family law area have led to numerous successful settlements in the area of divorce and custody. She is pleasant to work with, but is well known as a tough advocate for opposing counsel.
She has proven herself to be a worthy advocate in the areas of Domestic Relations, Divorce, Custody, Criminal Defense, and Civil Defense. Vicki's medical background prior to becoming a lawyer has been a tremendous asset in pursuing larger settlements for her Personal Injury cases.
Ms. Hoover received her Doctor of Jurisprudence from the Nashville School of Law in 1991. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Memphis. She is Certified rule 31 Family Dispute Mediator and also currently sits as Municipal Judge in Henry, Tennessee and Big Sandy, Tennessee.
Vicki Hoover is married to her law partner, Michael Ainley and they reside in Paris, Tennessee. She is a devoted mother to Angela Hoover, who is a practicing attorney and currently manages the firm's law office in Franklin.
Angela R. Hoover - Attorney and Partner
In January of 2005, the partnership decided to expand its services and opened an office at 204 Fourth Avenue South in Franklin, Tennessee. The partnership then announced Angela R. Hoover would join the partnership as a full partner effective February 1, 2005. Angela works primarily in the Franklin, Tennessee office, but is available for appointments in Paris as well. She focuses her practice in Personal Injury, Criminal, and Family Law, but accepts cases in other areas as well.
Angela is a 1997 graduate of Franklin High School where she was active in the mock trial program, and was a nationally ranked debate champion. She received her Bachelor of Science in Communications from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. While in college, Angela served as President of her sorority, a UT Ambassador, and student lobbyist. Angela earned her law degree from the Cecil B. Humphrey’s Law School in Memphis. While in law school she was Student Bar Association Executive Director and active as an Attorney on the Moot Court team.
Ainley, Hoover, & Hoover, PLLC has two offices, one in Paris and Henry County, Tennessee, and the other located in Franklin, Tennessee. The firm engages most types of cases including Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Social Security Disability, Domestic Relations both child custody and divorce, all types of Civil Litigation, and Criminal Defense in all State and Federal Courts. Local, regional and national clients are represented by the firm across numerous industries in regard to a myriad of complex issues.
Ainley, Hoover & Hoover, PLLC strives to provide the best possible legal representation in the area, with lawyers and support staff that have numerous years of experience. It is our goal to assist your matter with professionalism, and dedication to excellence. We welcome the opportunity to serve you.