William D. Nesmith has practiced law since 1988 and devotes the major part of practice to both civil and criminal trials. Serving as a former prosecutor for four years and a public defender for five years, Bill has experience as both a prosecutor and defense attorney.  He received his Bachelors and Masters degrees from the University of Evansville and his Juris Doctor from the University of Kentucky.

Bill provides legal help for clients in Indiana and Kentucky, and his representation extends to numerous counties under the jurisdiction of both states. As a civil and criminal trial lawyer, he represents clients in a wide variety of areas.

William Nesmith, Attorney, Evansville, Indiana
William Nesmith

Practice areas

  • Civil Practice
  • Criminal Defense
  • Federal Civil Practice
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Trial Practice
  • Wills
  • Living Wills
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Estates
  • Guardianship


  • University of Kentucky, J.D., 1988
  • University of Evansville (B.A., 1972; M.A., 1975)