Robert W. Hawley


Robert, son of W. Brown Hawley II, was born and raised in Paris, Tennessee.   He graduated from the Saint Thomas University School of Law in Miami, Florida and was admitted to both the Tennessee and Florida Bars in 2003.  He associated with the The Law Offices of Hawley & Marshall, PLLC in 2004, and became partner upon the formation of Hawley, Marshall & McCadams, PLLC in January 2016 and managing partner of Hawley & McCadams, PLLC in 2017.  Robert focuses his practice on criminal law, personal injury, and family law. 


  • Civil litigation & personal injury
  • Criminal defense (misdemeanors & felonies) 
  • Child custody, visitation & support, paternity
  • Divorce
  • Juvenile (dependency & neglect)


State bar admissions:  Tennessee | Florida


  • Saint Thomas University School of Law (Miami, FL), Juris Doctor (2003) 
  • University of Mississippi (Ole Miss), Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) (2000)
  • Australian Study Abroad Program (Melbourne) 
  • Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (Spring 1999)


  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Florida Bar Association
  • Henry County Bar Association (Former President)
  • Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Ole Miss Alumni Association
  • Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity, Ole Miss (Alumni)
  • Team Forster, Thoroughbred Horse Racing (Team Member)


  • Kentucky Lake / boating
  • Travel
  • Thoroughbred horse racing (Team Forster)
    • Moonlit Stroll (Grade 1 Stakes Placed – 2015 Humana Distaff)
    • Honor Ride
  • Ole Miss sports
  • Widespread Panic
  • Coin collecting
  • Golf
  • Outdoor activities in general
  • Bree – an Australian Labradoodle