As a multidisciplinary firm, Layton & Southard is equipped to help clients with a wide range of issues—including personal injury, family law, estate planning, real estate law, business law, and criminal defense concerns. Our attorneys have been practicing in their individual areas of focus for many years and we collectively bring over 100 years of experience to the table. Contact us today for a case review.

Personal InjuryPersonal Injury

You shouldn't have to bear the financial burden of another party's negligence. When you've been injured in a car accident, truck accident, pedestrian accident, or other negligence-related accident, our personal injury attorneys will fight for your right to fair compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. We are committed to ensuring you have the resources you need to recover from your injuries and move forward with your life.

Family LawFamily Law

No two families are exactly alike, but every family deserves access to competent legal advice so they can make the decisions that best fit their needs. Our dedicated and compassionate family law attorneys can help with a wide range of family law concerns, including divorce, alimony, child custody, child support, paternity, and adoption. Contact us today to discuss how we can best be of assistance.

Estate Planning, Trusts & ProbateEstate Planning, Trusts & Probate

Careful estate planning helps ensure that you’re prepared for whatever the future may hold. Let our experienced attorneys help you create a plan that will make your wishes known in the event of illness or incapacity, protect your assets from creditors and other threats, reduce your tax liability, and give you the peace of mind that comes with knowing your loved ones will be provided for even after you’re gone.

Real EstateReal Estate

Whether you’re buying your first home or investing in a subdivision development, real estate transactions can present complex legal issues. Protect yourself from unexpected risk with the help of our experienced residential and commercial estate attorneys. We can review contracts, negotiate disputes, handle title insurance issues, and much more. Contact us today to discuss how we can help you take advantage of tax savings, secure your investment, and protect yourself from the threat of frivolous litigation. 


As a business owner, you simply can’t afford to let legal issues put everything you’ve worked for at risk. Our experienced corporate and business law attorneys are well-equipped to help you handle a wide range of legal concerns, including contract negotiations or disputes, succession planning, compliance with government regulations, workplace safety litigation, and business purchases. Contact us today to learn how we can ensure your business maintains a solid legal foundation.

Criminal DefenseCriminal Defense

When your freedom hangs in the balance, hiring an experienced criminal defense attorney is a necessity. Our knowledgeable and experienced criminal trial attorneys will fight for your rights, help you navigate through the criminal court process, and develop a strategy to work towards the best possible outcome for your case. Contact our office to get an experienced criminal defense attorney on your side who can help make sure nothing slips through the cracks.