Honors / Recognition

Thomas A. Wiseman III Gail Vaughn Ashworth Byron R. Trauger
Margaret Moore Kimberly G. Silvus Michele T. Marsicano
Anthony C. Bills Brad Dowd Johnson Laney
Matthew Holman Megan Frazier Katie Koss

Brad Dowd

ph: 615.254.1877
email: brad@watlawgroup.com

Brad Dowd joins Wiseman Ashworth Trauger as Of Counsel after having practiced law in Kansas City, Missouri for the past 21 years. Brad has extensive experience in defending health care professionals in state and federal courts, as well as before state licensing boards. He has tried dozens of jury cases to a defense verdict and is a tireless advocate for his clients.

A 1997 graduate of The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Brad is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association, the Nashville Bar Association, the Missouri Bar, and DRI.

Brad’s wife is also an attorney. In addition to practicing law, Brad is a musician, who writes and records music, and enjoys playing golf.

  • Civil Litigation
  • Professional Liability
  • Health Care Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice


  • Missouri, 1997
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri 1997
  • Kansas, 1998
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas, 1998
  • Tennessee, 2019
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee, 2020
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee, 2020
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • The Missouri Bar
  • Defense Research Institute
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, J.D., 1997
  • Truman State University, B.A., Political Science, cum laude, 1994