Wells Trompeter

Wells Trompeter represents a variety of clients from individuals to large corporations in a range of civil litigation including government fraud investigations and internal corporate investigations. She advises hospitals, health systems, and other healthcare clients in False Claims Act matters and assists manufacturers, energy providers, and other industrial clients in environmental litigation and enforcement actions. Her environmental experience includes Clean Water Act matters and water run-off litigation. Additionally, Wells has experience with class action litigation, products liability litigation, and general commercial and contract-related litigation.


  • Member, Nashville, Tennessee, and American Bar Associations

Prior Affiliations

  • Associate, Neal & Harwell, PLC, Nashville, Tenn., 2013-2015
  • Judicial Law Clerk to Chief District Judge Thomas A. Varlan, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee, 2012-2013
  • Judicial Law Clerk to Magistrate Judges H. Bruce Guyton and C. Clifford Shirley, Jr., U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee, 2011-2012


  • J.D., summa cum laude, University of Tennessee College of Law, 2011
    • Order of the Coif
    • Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law
  • B.A., College of Charleston, Political Science and German, 2007

Legal Services

Industries Served

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, All Districts of Tennessee