Salomon helps clients navigate estate planning

Law Talk profile for The Memphis Daily News

Aug. 8, 2013

For Jason Salomon, an attorney with the trusts estate and personal planning service team of Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs LLP, the kinetic needs of his clients and the challenges turned into opportunities keep him involved and excited on a daily basis.

“I enjoy that,” he said. “I like the interaction. It changes every day; no set of circumstances are ever the same and you’re closer to the client.”

The White Station High School graduate completed his undergraduate degree in engineering at Georgia Techand worked in the Nashville office ofEnSafe Inc. as an engineer for a year after graduation. His plans all along involved going back to law school to become an environmental attorney. He did attend the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, but, he said, “things change and I got into more of a general practice.”

While in law school, he had taken a great interest in his probate, and trust and estates classes. Upon graduating in 2000, his first job was with Gregory & Gregory, where he was able to do a good bit of probate work that led into estate planning.

From there, he worked with his own practice for a while, an experience that “was more of a roller coaster,” he said. “Some months are great and some months are horrible; there’s not a whole lot of consistency.”

For a more even keel, he joined Williams, McDaniel, Wolfe & Womack PC, which merged with Wyatt Tarrant in September . . . (read more)