Anna Cates Williams

Executive Director


Anna is Executive Director of the law firm.  She began her career practicing law in Nashville, Tennessee, where she was an in-house attorney with a startup company in the healthcare industry.  In 2010, she moved into management with a large legal staffing and recruiting company.  In 2012, she relocated home to North Carolina and became Executive Director of the company’s Raleigh office.  From there, she became a law firm and small business consultant serving clients across the Southeast.

Anna earned her undergraduate degree from Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, where she was a member of the State Champion Speech and Debate Team and Belmont Executive Leadership Program.  She earned her MBA from Brock School of Business and her law degree from Cumberland School of Law, both of Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama.

Anna is licensed to practice law in Tennessee. She is a Nashville Emerging Leaders alumna, and was a founding board member of the Nashville Chapter of the National Association of Women MBAs. She is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association and the Raleigh-Durham Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators.

Anna is married to her husband, Jonathan, since 2009, and lives on a mini-farm in Northern Orange County.  Anna enjoys music, travel, homesteading, and rehabbing their hundred year old church parsonage.