Minton P. Mayer

ph: 901.312.1640
email: minton@wisemanashworth.com

Minton Mayer’s practice is focused on representation of long-term care providers, assisted living facilities and other health care providers. He has extensive trial experience.

Minton’s professional practice and volunteer experience as General Counsel and Vice President of a nursing home provide him with unique insight into the operational, compliance, risk management and board functions of long-term care providers. His awareness of his clients’ day-to-day opportunities and challenges beyond litigation allow him to better serve their needs.

While Minton works out of the Wiseman Ashworth Law Group Memphis office, he regularly travels throughout Tennessee and is also licensed to practice in Arkansas. He is a Tennessee Rule 31 Listed General Civil Mediator and is AV® Preeminent™ rated – the highest peer-review rating possible. Minton is an avid fly fisherman and spends as much time as possible at his cabin in Heber Springs, Arkansas, with his wife, three sons, daughter and dog. He also coaches youth sports and loves the Pittsburgh Steelers.

  • Nursing Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Arbitration and Mediation (Tennessee Rule 31 Listed General Civil Mediator)


  • Tennessee, 1996
  • Arkansas, 2006
  • U.S. Dist. Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas, 2001
  • United States District Court, Western District of Tennessee, 1997
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee, 2012
  • Memphis Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, J.D., 1996
  • Kent State University B.A., Rhetoric and Communications, 1991 (cum laude)